Preservationists work to restore gravestones at annual meeting

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Members of a the Alabama Cemetery Preservation Alliance  met today to put things back together.

The ACPA held its annual workshop Saturday.


Nearly 60 people from across the state attended the meeting.

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Part of the workshop taught folks how to fix broken gravestones.

Preservationists say cemeteries across the state are in disrepair and aren't being maintained.

Leaders say the organization is gaining recognition.