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PHOTO GALLERY: Dr. James I. "Bud" Robertson's visit to Kingsport.

April 8th, 2014 12:23 am by Ned Jilton

Standing room only crowd listened as Dr. Robertson told stories not of blood and bullets of the Civil War but of the people and their personalities.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES:One of Nation's Best Civil War Historians, James I. "Bud" Robertson, to Speak in Kingsport.

April 4th, 2014 1:40 pm by Ned Jilton

One of the top Civil War historians in the nation is coming to Kingsport Monday, April 7, and the event to free to the public!

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Did Writer of Army Manual Get Paid by the Word?

March 24th, 2014 12:12 am by Ned Jilton

Civil War reenactors drilling in Camps of Instruction across the region this past weekend were wondering.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Learning the Ways of a Civil War Soldier.

March 18th, 2014 12:44 pm by Ned Jilton

Do you know your hay-foot from your straw-foot? If not, you need to report to a "Camp of Instruction".

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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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