Confederates http://wkms.org en The Battle of Paducah, Forrests' Expedition into West Kentucky and Tennessee http://wkms.org/post/battle-paducah-forrests-expedition-west-kentucky-and-tennessee <p>On March 25, 1864, Confederate cavalry leader Major General Nathan Bedford Forrest launched a successful raid on Paducah, quickly occupying the town, recruiting soldiers, and stripping supplies and horses from the Union troops, forcing Union leader Col. Stephen G. Hicks to withdraw to the west end of the town. Paducah Tilghman House Director Bill Baxter speaks with Todd Hatton on <em>Sounds Good</em> about the battle on the eve of its Sesquicentennial.</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:49:07 +0000 Todd Hatton 39441 at http://wkms.org The Battle of Paducah, Forrests' Expedition into West Kentucky and Tennessee Local SCV Camp Hosts Cemetery Tour http://wkms.org/post/local-scv-camp-hosts-cemetery-tour <p>Most of us have gone to the cemetery to visit family members, leave mementos on their graves, and maybe even say a few words. But it’s not often that they talk back. Next week, the Murray City Cemetery will come alive with re-enactors portraying some of the people buried there, and telling their stories. The event is sponsored by the Sons of Confederate Veterans Fort Heiman Camp. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 16:49:12 +0000 Angela Hatton 23300 at http://wkms.org Local SCV Camp Hosts Cemetery Tour Good Read: Confederates in the Attic by Tony Horwitz http://wkms.org/post/good-read-confederates-attic-tony-horwitz <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:17:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 18587 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Confederates in the Attic by Tony Horwitz