Culture

Honoring those who served

November 4, 2016

Fayetteville, N.C., the home of the Army’s Fort Bragg, puts on an annual show in November to honor the nation’s veterans, focusing this year on the men and women who served in World War II. […]

Culture

Tour and taste in Orange County

October 29, 2016

Orange County’s rolling hills hold lots of history. Montpelier, the home of James and Dolley Madison, brings the Colonial past to life. And there are plenty of reminders of the Civil War, as well as […]

Civil War

Three Civil War cities in Coastal Virginia that saw action

October 15, 2016

Hampton, Newport News, and Norfolk are cities where the sacrifices of the American Civil War are remembered and honored. Tucked into the southeastern corner of Virginia, these now-thriving cities and surrounding waterways were once war-torn […]

Culture

Cumberland Valley boasts historic attractions

October 1, 2016

Recently I made my first trip to Carlisle, Pa., n the area called the Cumberland Valley. The borough of Carlisle was founded in 1751 as George Washington selected the site for the army’s first arsenal […]