British Car Show 8/22

British Car Show 8/22

The British are coming and will roll into town in style for this U.K.-only car and motorbike show. It’s a weekend filled with motorcars and entertainment, all to support Historic Rugby. Sponsored by the Plateau British Car Club. This year the event will be followed by...
PreservationNation blog features Rugby

PreservationNation blog features Rugby

Nancy Tinker, Charleston Senior Field Officer for the National Trust for Historic Preservation, wrote a great article about her personal experience discovering Rugby . Here’s the link to the July 20, 2015 article:  Travel Itinerary-Rugby, TN Many thanks to Nancy...
A message from our new Director

A message from our new Director

        Historic Rugby Membership: Why It Matters A Message From Teresa Bowman, Executive Director   I’m still very new to Historic Rugby (although my husband and I did have our first date here some 20-plus years ago). But when people...

Remembering longtime Rugby Supporter, Mr. Bill Swain

Long time supporter of Historic Rugby, Mr. William H. (Bill) Swain, passed away June 23 at age 92. As a visionary businessman in the logging, telephone, utilities and banking industries, he helped modernize Scott County. He was a dedicated community leader and...
Music, Stories by Mike & Betty Roe 8/1

Music, Stories by Mike & Betty Roe 8/1

Come spend a delightful evening on Saturday, August 1, at 7:00 pm, ET, in the Rebecca Johnson Theatre listening to tall tales, folklore & legends with musicians Mike and Betty Roe who have been traveling and telling stories for 16 years! The Edu-Tellers, Betty and...
Our Gentlemen’s Swimming Hole

Our Gentlemen’s Swimming Hole

Ben Garrett wrote a great article about Rugby’s Gentlemen’s Swimming Hole in the July 2, 2015, edition of the Independent Herald of Oneida. Read the fascinating, and somewhat comical, history of this swimming hole as well as the subsequent...