Tag: Civil War

Memorial Day Salute

Memorial Day is known for the beginning of summer, barbeques, and beach traffic.  Originally declared Decoration Day, Memorial Day was supposed to be a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service. There are over two

A Nation Divided-150 Year Anniversary of the Civil War

April 12th -13th, 1861 It was deadliest war in American history, resulting in the deaths of 620,000 soldiers. 150 years ago, our nation was at a crossroads redefining our sense of self. Eleven southern states had managed to succeed from