Pictorial Postmark Honoring Tucker’s History

As part of the 125th Celebration of Tucker, Georgia the Tucker Historical Society and the Friends of Tucker Parks have collaborated with the US Postal Service to create a one-day-only anniversary pictorial postmark honoring Tucker’s history. The U.S. Postal Service will be on site at the Tucker Recreation Center on Saturday June 24, 2017 from 9AM to 2PM. Tucker-themed postcards will be available to purchase at the event …

Tucker 125th Anniversary Celebration – Saturday, June 24th, 2017

In June of 1892, the Tucker Post Office opened its doors for the first time. This is generally considered to be the date that Tucker was founded. To celebrate Tucker’s 125th Anniversary, the Friends of Tucker Parks, Tucker Historical Society and Tucker Optimist Club are hosting a celebration at the Tucker Recreation Center on June 24 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The celebration will feature live …

Happy Birthday Tucker Train Depot!

125 years ago today on April 24, 1892, the first train steamed into the new “Tucker” train station. Here’s an early photo of the Depot on Railroad Avenue and another taken this year by Mikel Yeakle. This small 125-year-old building once served as a gateway to the community. Today it stands as a reminder of the strength and work ethic …