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Collegeport  2008
Centennial Celebration

May 31, 2008

Mopac House

Photos courtesy of
Beth McKenzie & G. W. Franzen

Centennial Newsletter

Traditions Kept--Memories Abound

Centennial Driving Tour

Centennial Resolution

Collegeport Marks 100th Anniversary
at Collegeport Day


Texas State Rep. Mike O'Day
presenting Centennial Resolution
to G. W. Franzen



Centennial Cake

G. W. Franzen, Ona Lea Pierce,
Ethel Williams & Rep. Mike O'Day

Welcome by G. W. Franzen

Anna-Maria Pierce - Traveled from California

Mamie Pennington - Oldest attending,
BUT not as old as Collegeport!

Ramon Herrera, Youngest attending

Ottmar & Martha Jane Schimek
Married 64 Years

Joe & Jean Broskey
Married 65 Years

Lining up to eat

Deean Griffith registering for the time capsule


Margaret Lynn, former Collegeport Teacher

Ethel Williams, Early Collegeport Resident
and former teacher

Ona Lea Pierce
Matagorda County Historical Commission Chairman

Family & Friends

Preparing the barbeque

Larry Davies & Mark Canfield provided music

Big Bud tractor

Who needs a moonwalk?

Antique cars & trucks








C E L E B R A T I N G !