All tagged history

Ninety-Six South Carolina’s Star Fort

When talking about battlefields in the South most people think about the Civil War.  South Carolina is where the War Between the States began, but it’s also home to some important Revolutionary War sites too.  For years, I’ve seen signs for the Ninety-Six National Historic Site but never really knew much about it until I finally got to visit.   Here is a look at what you’ll find at this historical park.

A new chapter for the Clinton 12

The Green McAdoo Cultural Center tells the story of the Clinton 12. It opened in 2006 and this year became part of the Tennessee State Museum system and a featured spot on the U.S. Civil Rights Trail. This is a look at the ribbon cutting and celebration for the beginning of the Clinton 12’s next chapter.