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Forester Rick Martin and Morristown Tree Board chair Mitchell Trent planted a tree before a fifth grade class at Witt Elementary School.

Morristown celebrates Arbor Day at Witt Elementary School

Posted on April 29, 2016 at 11:38 am

In 1872, tree enthusiast J. Sterling Morton encouraged the state of Nebraska to set aside one day each year for the planting of trees. On that day, more than 1 million trees were planted, and Arbor Day was born. Through the years, the holiday spread throughout the United...
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