Wednesday Aug 13
Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
Walk the old country lanes where Robert E. Lee, Commanding General of the Army of Northern Virginia, surrendered his men to Ulysses Grant, General-in-Chief of all United States forces, on April 9, 1865.
Southern history: Civil War battlegrounds
The 105th anniversary of the Battle of Franklin is November, 2014, and re-enactors will be putting on displays to celebrate.
History re-enacted for film in Appomattox
Gen. Ulysses S. Grant rode his horse to the front of the McLean House in Appomattox.
Public meeting set on Appomattox park study
The National Park Service will hold a public meeting this week on an ongoing study of Appomattox Court House National Historical Park.
D-Day Memorial Still Open Despite Government Shutdown
The memorial staff wants to make sure that people understand this site is not government funded and it is open during the shutdown.