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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: The Challenger Explosion, Jan. 28,1986.

January 28th, 2014 4:37 pm by Ned Jilton

I remember what I was doing and where I was the day the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded because of a unique circumstance.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Basketball Memories from Long Ago.

January 17th, 2014 4:08 pm by Ned Jilton

Taking a quick break from the Civil War with brief memories of Middle School basketball.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: "Siege of Charleston and the Hunley" Presented by the TCCWRT Jan. 13

January 3rd, 2014 3:21 pm by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table continues to bring in historians from around the nation, free to the public.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Battle of Kingsport Ceremony 2013.

December 14th, 2013 12:44 pm by Ned Jilton

Civil War re-enactors gathered in the rain Saturday for the annual commemoration of the Battle of Kingsport.

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Hardtack and Hard Times; I Follow Robert E. Lee's Example, "It's my fault".

December 9th, 2013 3:48 am by Ned Jilton

Using Lee as a role model I mount my metaphorical horse and ride out to the readers of the Times News to take responsibility for mistakes in recent "Marching With 19th".

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Chickamauga & Chattanoga NMP Historian Speaking in Kingsport Monday.

December 6th, 2013 3:22 pm by Ned Jilton

Jim Ogden, the Chief Historian, Chickamauga & Chattanooga NMP. His program topic is "November 23, 1863 - Battles for Chattanooga

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Colonial Harvest Celebration at Fort Watauga

November 14th, 2013 2:20 pm by Ned Jilton

If you are looking for something fun and historical to do this weekend, check-out the Colonial Harvest Home Celebration and Militia Muster at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area in Elizabethton.

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"Hardtack and Hard Times": Civil War Historian Ed Bearss in Kingsport Monday.

November 7th, 2013 4:31 pm by Ned Jilton

You may remember him from the Ken Burn’s Civil War series on PBS. This Monday night you have the chance to hear Ed Bearss in person.

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Hardtack and Hard Times; Battle of Big Creek 150th Anniversary Reenactment this Weekend.

October 31st, 2013 2:24 am by Ned Jilton

In addition to event details read what the officers commanding the actual battle in 1863 had to say.

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"Hardtack and Hard Times": Permanent Civil War Exhibit Dedicated at Welcome Center in Bristol.

October 17th, 2013 5:23 pm by Ned Jilton

Permanent Civil War exhibits are opening in welcome centers across Tennessee.

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