The Kenton Ruritan Club sponsors the Annual Kenton Car Show. This event is tenatively scheduled on the first Saturday of October each year from 9-2-PM. Check the Town Website Event Schedule for details on this event. The Kenton Ruritan Club will be soliciting businesses for door prizes for the car show. Anyone who knows of […]
The Dover Amish settlement, founded in 1915, lies to the west of the city. The Dover community was settled by Pennsylvania, Kansas, Ohio, and Michigan Amish. Today Dover consists of 9 church districts.
The origin of this community can be traced to the mid-18th century, when growing travel between Dover and the head of the Chester River resulted in the establishment of a Public House here to support the needs of travelers. Increasing commerce led to the growth of settlement. First known as Grog-Town and Lewis’ Cross Roads, […]