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Harnett County Celebrates 150th Anniversary

Posted October 24, 2005 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A local county is celebrating a huge milestone.

Harnett County

commemorated its 150th anniversary with a religious ceremony at Campbell University.

The service also celebrates the county's Scottish community, including a blend of traditional Scottish hymns, music and prayers.

A centerpiece of the ceremony was the presentation of Tartans -- traditional Scottish fabrics with plaid designs representing different families.