Juneteenth to be celebrated June 19 Posted in: News The City of Wills Point will once again serve as the central hub for area Juneteenth activities, playing host to one of the largest Juneteenth celebrations in the area June 19. Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. On June 19, 1865, Union ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!