Yard of the Month
September 3, 2017
The Alva Garden Council, consisting of the Tulip Garden Club and the Petunia Garden Club, is excited to announce that the Steve and Cheryl Knox home has been selected as the Yard of the Month. Their home is located at 805 Seventh St.
Steve related the following interesting history of the property. "The late Charles E. 'Bill' and Billie Ann Johnson, Cheryl's former in-laws for years, deserve almost all of the credit for our house and the yard and gardens. The house was built in 1897 and was one of the first permanent houses built in Alva. They purchased the property back in the early 1980s...