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Fort Granger Gets More in Depth Historic Markers

Photo: Gruber (left), Shaffer and Finch hold up a marker about to be installed On Tuesday morning in the mud and rain, Fort Granger Park...

Sherman Biographer to Speak at Civil War Roundtable

The Nashville Civil War Roundtable will have its 93rd meeting on Monday, with a guest author speaking about his book on the talk's subject,...

Local “Buffalo Soldier,” Union Officer Cross Paths in the West

By GREGORY L. WADE Williamson County’s history is replete with remarkable coincidences and personalities. One such story of fate surrounds Tennessee’s George Jordan and New England’s Edward Hatch. By late 1864,...

10,000 Remembered in Battle of Franklin Illumination Ceremony

Ten thousand names seemed to echo across Columbia Avenue as white bags glowed across the Confederate trench line Wednesday night in a symbolic ceremony to mark an historic anniversary here.

E. C. (Curt) Fields Jr. to Present on Gen. Grant at...

Dr. E. C. (Curt) Fields Jr. will be the featured guest presenting, "Grant: The Man Behind the Uniform," at the Dec. 11 edition of...

Lotz House Announces Battle of Franklin Celebration Tour

The Lotz House announced two battlefield walking tours and a cellar tour to commemorate the 152nd anniversary of the Battle of Franklin held on...

“Most Important Public Building” in Franklin Gets Civil War Marker

History is not just about the battles- it is about the people, as their stories give voice to the story of the past. Where many...
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Community Update on Franklin Battlefield Reclamation

On Sunday, July 12th at 3 P.M., the Franklin Civil War Round Table will host community leader and preservationist Julian Bibb, who will present “Reclaiming the...

5 Things to do This Memorial Weekend

1. Visit a Memorial Day Ceremony Several towns will hold special Memorial Day ceremonies. Click here for info on Downtown Franklin celebration Click here for Spring Hill...