Articles Tagged ‘Civil War’

The memorial wall (photo: Huntington Historical Society)

Huntington Historical Society Opens Special Civil War Exhibit For Anniversary

The Huntington Historical Society will open a special Civil War exhibit at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building on Tuesday in honor of the 150…

The First Annual NBNnnys

Two thousand and nine was a banner year for the Internet, if that banner is covered in ads for car insurance and home mortgage refinancing, “Team Jacob” and “Team Edward” stickers and shitstains from the Twitter bird. What better way to remember the ups and downs and spam e-mails trying to enlarge my penis that my dad forwards me than with the First Annual NBNnnys? I’d like to thank all those who helped me narrow down the hundreds of NBN features to these winners: my Ouija board, a bottle of Percocet and my magic 8-ball.

New York Civil War Soldier’s Remains Return Home

An unknown Civil War soldier began his journey home to New York state Tuesday, nearly a year after a visitor to the Antietam National Battlefield spotted his remains in a cornfield that saw the fiercest fighting of the war.