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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Recruits Wanted, Step Up and Make Your Mark.

March 10th, 2014 3:20 pm by Ned Jilton

Have you ever been interested in how Civil War soldiers lived while in the field? Now you have a chance to find out first hand.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, Hero or Villain?

March 3rd, 2014 5:31 pm by Ned Jilton

Free lecture Monday on one of the hot button issues of the Civil War, Nathan Bedford Forrest and the Battle of Fort Pillow.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Sneak-Peek at New PBS Civil War Series.

February 25th, 2014 1:54 am by Ned Jilton

"Civil War: The Untold Story" A new, five-part, series on PBS will premier in April. But you don't have to wait that long.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Beat the Winter Blues at Sycamore Shoals.

February 10th, 2014 4:29 pm by Ned Jilton

If you are looking for a way to shake off the winter doldrums check out Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area this week-end, Feb 15-16.

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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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