Today's Top Story

Steve McDaniel, TN State Rep.; general U.S. Grant (portrayed by Dr. E.C. Fields Jr); Vicky Bunch, director of Henderson County, Tenn. Chamber of Commerce; Kimberly Parker, manager of the center and gift shop; Randy Hart, PCBA member; Dr. Carroll Van West, Tennessee State Historian.

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for permanent exhibit at Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Visitor Center

Posted on April 11, 2014 at 8:36 am

Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Visitor Center had the ribbon-cutting for its permanent exhibit on Sunday afternoon, February 23. The building opened on May 3, 2011, and went through its shake-down period prior to the official opening. The Visitor Center was opened for business and tourists showcasing the new 2800 square-foot building and The Battle of Parkers Crossroads exhibit Hall and gift shop. The official opening with the traditional ribbon-cutting was held

Read Full Story

News

The remains of the Hunley sit in the Warren Lasch Conservation Center in North Charleston, S.C.

Honoring the Hunley: Friends of Hunley celebrate Sesquicentennial

Posted on April 1, 2014 at 6:55 am

The Warren Lasch Conservation Center in North Charleston SC was a beehive of activity as the 150th anniversary of the Hunleys epic journey rolled near. The weekend brought reenactors who stood guard along with ladies in black mourning dresses. The solders standing guard were rotated out every 20 minutes following a bell being rung and the name of each crew member called. An officer would present the lady in black

Read Full Story

Your News

Muscle Shoals Alabama Civil War Relic Show and Sale – October 11th & 12th, 2014

Posted on April 10, 2014 at 11:05 am

October 11th & 12th, 2014 Location – North Alabama State Fairgrounds, 65 Sports Plex Drive, AL Hwy 43 South, Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661 Vender Tables: 8ft. Before 08/11 – $50.00  Before 09/11 – $55.00  Day of Show $60.00 Admission: $5.00  Children Under age 13 $3.00  Free Parking Saturday Oct. 11th  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM  Sunday Oct. 12th  9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Read Full Story

Features

Company E of the 151st Pennsylvania Volunteers Seeking Recruits for Infantry and Civilian Impression

Posted on April 3, 2014 at 11:29 am

Company E of the 151st Pennsylvania Volunteers (The School Teachers Regiment) is seeking recruits for infantry and civilian impression. Located in central Pennsylvania, they are a family friendly group. Please email Brad at rsoxfan25@comcast.net.

Read Full Story

Headlines of the Day