MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

November 1, 2012

Demolition under way on Kress building

By Cathy Spaulding
Phoenix Staff Writer

— Justin Miller cuts through a pipe below the S.H. Kress building’s stamped tin ceiling as workers prepare the historic structure for demolition. The 100-year-old building at 109 N. Second St. was built in the classical revival style. It is being torn down to make room for a parking lot.