Fentress County Historical Society To Commemorate End Of Civil War

The Fentress County Historical Society will remember the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a variety of programs and events on Saturday, April 25. Plans are already underway for a walking parade of veterans and veteran families, re-enactments, a brief ceremony on the court house lawn, a cemetery tour and other […]

Civil War Veteran Burial Location Project Launched

The Fentress County Historical Society has entered into a joint project with the East Tennessee Historical Society and thirty four other East Tennessee Counties to identify and survey the burial location and condition of the gravestone for any Civil War Veteran who is buried in the thirty five counties of East Tennessee. The project was […]