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Civil War Trust honors 3 preservationists

Monday - 06/11/2012, 09:36am EDT

Tags: Civil War Trust, Richmond

Battle rages over battlefield road in Fredericksburg

Lee Drive inside Fredericksburg National Battlefield Park is 4.5 miles long. It's hallowed ground, a popular bike path and a commuter shortcut. And, it's one of the most dangerous roads in the National Park system.

Thursday - 05/31/2012, 06:23am EDT

Tags: Fredericksburg, battlefield, Lee Drive, Hank Silverberg, Fredericksburg National Battlefield Park

Partial building collapse injures worker in Va.

Authorities are investigating the partial collapse of a building under construction in Enon that injured one worker.

Thursday - 05/24/2012, 12:42pm EDT

Tags: Lynchburg,

Civil War tourism group touts videos by Md. kids

A heritage tourism and educational group is using videos made by some Maryland middle-school students to spotlight the importance of connecting children with history.

Wednesday - 05/23/2012, 10:51am EDT

Tags: Hagerstown, Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership, WILLIAMSPORT,

Marine Corps Museum puts Harpers Ferry artifact on display

A sledgehammer used in October 1859 to help capture John Brown is now available for public viewing at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Va.

Wednesday - 05/23/2012, 08:15am EDT

Tags: kathy stewart, Marine Corps

History is passion for young Civil War re-enactor

Walkersville High School junior Chris Sniezek enlisted in the military when he was 10. The now 17-year-old Civil War re-enactor said his love of history has kept him interested in the hobby throughout his adolescence, although he's one of a few people in his age group involved with it.

Tuesday - 05/22/2012, 06:00am EDT

Tags: Frederick,

Study: Tourism spending up in and around Gettysburg

Tourism spending is rebounding in Adams County after the area's top industry went into a slump three years ago, one study showed.

Monday - 05/21/2012, 06:00am EDT

Tags: Gettysburg

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