125th.pngLee County celebrated its 125th Anniversary (Quasquicentennial) on May 13, 2012. In honor of its independence from Monroe County in 1887, Lee County offered a variety of special events, programs and promotions throughout the year.

Please join us in honoring the past, celebrating the present and exploring the future:

  • Read up on Lee County's history with the Recommended Reading List provided by the Lee County Library System.
  • Test your knowledge of Lee County by answering the Trivia Questions (Hint: The County Commission Roster comes in handy!) or the Lovin' Parks & Recreation 125-Year Quiz.
  • See if you recognize the historical figures and places in our Photo Gallery.