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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Skirmish at Brooks Farm July 26-27

July 15th, 2014 7:01 pm by Ned Jilton

Battalion drill helps set stage for skirmish. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Fun Fest Civil War Event Sees Musician and Historian Team Up.

June 20th, 2014 3:53 am by Ned Jilton

Historian Thomas Cartwright teams with Musical artist Michael Holloway to present portrayal of Private Sam Watkins, based on the book "Co. Aytch". Tickets on sale now. Listen to audio clip at end of story.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Nashville's Infamous "Smokey Row"

June 15th, 2014 7:21 pm by Ned Jilton

At one point in the Civil War the women of "Smokey Row" were inflecting more casualties on the Yankees in Nashville than the Rebel army did.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Historian and Author Gordon Rhea Appearing in Kingsport.

June 7th, 2014 4:00 am by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table is bringing nationally known historian and author Gordon Rhea to Kingsport Monday, June 9, 7pm and the program is free and open to the public.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Sons of Confederate Veterans to Honor Black Confederate and Union Officer This Saturday.

June 4th, 2014 11:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Lt. Robert J. Tipton Camp #2083, will be hold a memorial ceremony Saturday, June 7, for black Confederate pensioner, Robert "Bob" Stover and Union Army officer, Daniel Stover.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Battlefield Walks and the Cost of War

June 1st, 2014 6:26 pm by Ned Jilton

After two days of walking battlefields here in Nashville my legs are stiff and my feet are sore but I learned much.

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Hardtack and Hard Times: Civil War Enthusiasts Gather in Nashville

May 30th, 2014 10:10 pm by Ned Jilton

Historians, preservationists and Civil War enthusiasts from across the nation have gathered in Nashville for the Civil War Trust 2014 Annual Conference.

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Missing man's body found in Watauga Lake

Missing man's body found in Watauga Lake

May 25th, 2014 9:18 pm by NET News Service

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said a man who was reported missing on Sunday was found dead from apparent drowning in Watauga Lake.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Siege of Fort Watauga Cliff Hanger.

May 18th, 2014 12:16 am by Ned Jilton

The Cherokee and their British allies attacked Fort Watauga Saturday and drove the settlers inside the fort. Just as it seemed bad for the people in the fort everything stopped.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: "Siege of Fort Watauga" This Weekend. May 17 and 18.

May 15th, 2014 8:20 pm by Ned Jilton

Experience 1776 from four points of view at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area this weekend with the annual "Siege of Fort Watauga"

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