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  1. Tennessee Tourism Round Up For May 28-June 12Read the original story

    Friday |

    ... with a plethora of activities from Civil War music concerts to the annual memorial service at Shiloh National Military Park. Chattanooga - The Chattanooga Street Food Festival celebrates 16 years of Chattanooga Market with some of the best food ...


  2. RSS IconRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | Shiloh National Military Park

    Shiloh is seeking images of fallen soldiers and sailors for a Memorial Day exhibit.


  3. HRC conducts annual Leadership Professional Development programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Turret

    Thirty-two leaders of U.S. Army Human Resources Command, located at Fort Knox, Kentucky, stepped away from their daily duties to tour Shiloh National Military Park April 20-21 and examine the some of the planning, discipline, leadership and challenges of the Union and Confederate Armies during the American Civil War. Photo by Lt.


  4. Early Civil War flag to be donated in CorinthRead the original story

    Wednesday May 4 |

    A flag representing one of the earliest Civil War companies to arrive in Corinth will be formally donated to Shiloh National Military Park today. The ceremony will include a living history presentation by Dr. Ben Kitchens portraying Gov. Marshall Stone.


  5. Crater Lake superintendent passionate about parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | The Columbian

    ... Ackerman managed West Virginia state parks. Next he served as a national park ranger at the Shiloh National Military Park, a Civil War battlefield site in Tennessee. Then he became a ranger at the Natchez Trace Parkway, a historic roadway running ...


  6. Shiloh tourism creates $23.7 million economicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Jackson Sun

    Shiloh tourism creates $23.7 million economic boost The largest sector of park visitor spending was for lodging . Check out this story on A new National Park Service report shows that 356,536 visitors to Shiloh National Military Park in 2015 spent $20.4 million in communities near the park, according to a news release from the park.


  7. Centennial Initiative 2016Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Shiloh National Military Park

    Since then the National Park Service asked citizens, park partners, experts and other stakeholders what they envisioned for a second century of national parks. A nationwide series of more than 40 listening sessions produced more than 6,000 comments that helped to shape five centennial goals.


  8. NPS CentennialRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Shiloh National Military Park

    ... Park Service's blueprint for the future, outlining the innovative work we want to accomplish. Shiloh National Military Park is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing and get involved!


  9. Shiloh anniversary starts this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... The weeklong anniversary at Shiloh National Military Park will feature living history events, in-depth battlefield hikes, and car caravan tours. Shiloh National Military Park will commemorate the 154th anniversary of the battle fought on its grounds ...


  10. Briefs: House fire in HuntingdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... are 9 a.m. to noon. Early voting will be closed on Monday in observance of Presidents' Day. Shiloh National Military Park is inviting children to participate in a Civil War Valentine's Day program at 2 p.m. Saturday. This unique hourlong program ...


  11. Smashing Pumpkins singer visits SelmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... started out kind of going south. That didn't work." In the video, Corgan said they had visited Shiloh National Military Park, in Hardin County near Savannah, and were planning their next stop. "Now we don't know what to do. We would have to go way ...


  12. Black history, heritage highlighted at ShilohRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    Black history, heritage highlighted at Shiloh Shiloh National Military Park will offer several special interpretive programs in commemoration of African-American Heritage Month. Check out this story on African-American Heritage Month at Shiloh National Military Park will give visitors the chance to learn about the experiences of African-Americans during the Civil War and their contributions from the early 20th century.


  13. Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 87, H.R. 295, H.R. 1621 and H.R. 2817Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | The United States House of Representatives

    H.R. 87 , To modify the boundary of the Shiloh National Military Park located in Tennessee and Mississippi, to establish Parker's Crossroads Battlefield as an affiliated area of the National Park System, and for other purposes. " Shiloh National Military Park Boundary Adjustment and Parker's Crossroads Battlefield Designation Act " H.R. 1621 , To modify the boundary of Petersburg National Battlefield in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and for other purposes.


  14. Foundation field trip grants go to Land Between Lakes, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... grants will go to Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Shiloh National Military Park and Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge.


  15. Floodwaters rise around Tennessee RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Several roads around the river are closed including Coffee Landing Road and Federal Road near Shiloh National Military Park. Some roads will be closed for more than a week, Martin said. The Tennessee River has flooded over its banks around Savannah. ...


  16. Briefs: Vann Drive lanes closed after accidentRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Holiday at the Pops! Concert is underwritten by The Jackson Clinic and The Gannett Foundation. Shiloh National Military Park is inviting children to participate in a Civil War Christmas program at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5. The hour-long program will ...


  17. Centennial CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Photo submitted A 7-year-old Chris Phillips is photographed at Shiloh National Military Park in West Tennessee. Phillips, a resident of Middlesboro, now works as the superintendent's assistant and park safety officer at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park.


  18. Walt's Look Around: New Shiloh MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the North and the South. "Two-thousand seven hundred forty-six casualties in two days," said Shiloh National Military Park Superintendent Dale Wilkerson. "Now to sum that up, that's more casualties in two days than the United States had experienced ...


  19. From Shiloh to - Roadshow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... up," Eledge said. Eledge grew up in Lawrenceburg, but made the 2-hour-and-15-minute ride to Shiloh National Military Park frequently as a child. His father collected antiques as a hobby, and gave Eledge his first metal detector when he was 7. The ...


  20. Mississippi monument to be placed at Tennessee military parkRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A dedication ceremony will take place Saturday for the placement of a Mississippi Monument at Shiloh National Military Park in Tennessee.