Devil's Den

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Name: Devil's Den
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

ALBERTA ANDERS: A visit to the 'peaceful kingdom'

He’s a “Mac County boy” and one the county can be  proud of. He grew up in McDonald County, attended her schools and signed up and went into the Navy.David Williams no longer lives in McDonald County but still carries the qualities that that County takes ... [Published Neosho Daily News - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nature Conservancy interns 'making a difference'

4:41PMOld Lyme — Getting to spend their work day at Griswold Point, where great white egrets, lighthouses and acrobatic least terns adorn lapping marine waters, is a special experience in its own right.But on Monday, the Nature Conservancy’s four LEAF ... [Published TheDay.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Oh, snap!

Rob Strauss of Weston lures a snapping turtle to the edge of the water while taking a break from a hike at Devil’s Den. —Christopher Burns photoAbout author ... [Published Weston Forum - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Man accused of raping woman at campground pleads not guilty

4: William Osburne appeared in court Wednesday morning in Washington County on a rape and terroristic threatening charges. Osburne pleaded not guilty to both charges. His trial date is set for Sept. 17. Osburne is out on bond.Washington County deputies ... [Published 4029 TV - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Arkansas’ Last Gravel Highway To Be Paved

Arkansas highway officials are looking to pave the state’s last gravel highway.Arkansas 220 is an eight-mile gravel highway that intersects between Crawford and Washington counties near Devil’s Den State Park . It is the only remaining unpaved highway ... [Published Southwest Times Record - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

8 places to cool down in Northeast Alabama

Dog days of summer got you down? We’re here to help with a list of watering holes that residents of Calhoun, Clay, Cleburne or Talladega counties will find refreshing in more ways than one.Cheaha LakeCheaha State Park is one of the cheaper places for ... [Published Anniston Star - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

New members appointed to Lachat farm commission

The Lachat Town Farm Commission and the Lachat Advisory Committee met for the first time on July 1 to discuss budgeting, record keeping, and priorities. —Margaret Wirtenberg photoAt a special meeting Wednesday, July 2, the Board of Selectmen appointed ... [Published Weston Forum - Jul 10 2014]
Entities: farm, Ed Parker, Appointed
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

‘Don’t Get Lost in Devil’s Den’ hike led by Weston guide

A hike is planned at Devil’s Den on July 10. —Kimberly Donnelly photoOn Thursday, July 10, Ray Rauth will lead the Don’t Get Lost in Devil’s Den Hike. The hike leaves at 10 a.m. from the Pent Road parking lot.The hike is rain or shine; only dangerous ... [Published Weston Forum - Jul 08 2014]
Entities: Devil's Den, Consortium
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Play Ball!

When the Civilian Conservation Corps was building Devil's Den State Park in the 1930s, work meant creating hiking trails, the stone dam on Lee Creek, cabins made of native stone and logs, campgrounds, offices and a restaurant.Play often meant baseball ... [Published North West Arkansas Times - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Our nation-Gettysburg-July 2, 1863

July 2, 1863 :"Longstreet’s lead division under Maj. Gen. John Bell Hood advanced and encountered stubborn resistance from Union infantry holding a strong defensive position around the craggy rock formation known as Devil’s Den, even as elements of ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

It's your history. Educate yourself!----Ten Facts About Gettysburg

Ten Facts About Gettysburg : "Fact #3: The Second Day’s Battle (July 2) was the largest and costliest of the three days.  The second day’s fighting (at Devil’s Den, Little Round Top, the Wheatfield, the Peach Orchard, Cemetery Ridge, Trostle’s Farm, ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

When a field trip was a walk to Devil's Den

The school year is over. By this time, elementary school kids have been all over the place going on field trips. They are so fortunate — their actual school time is greatly reduced.Back in my day, that’s going pretty far back, it wasn’t like that. We ... [Published Newbury Port News - Jun 25 2014]
Entities: Devil's Den

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"It's very much a pickup game," Leslie says. "We do have bats and gloves and balls and bases. We just need people to come and play."
July 2, 1863 : "Longstreet’s lead division under Maj Gen. John Bell Hood advanced and encountered stubborn resistance from Union infantry holding a strong defensive position around the craggy rock formation known as Devil s Den, even as elements of the force skirted this action and moved toward the Round Tops.Col. Vincent had just arrived on Little Round Top when Texans and Alabamians assaulted the rocky height. The resulting fight is one of the war’s most celebrated engagements, concluding in dramatic fashion when the regiment on the far left of the entire Union line, the 20th Maine, having expended its supply of ammunition, executed a precise and unexpected bayonet charge, sweeping the hillside clear of its equally exhausted foes.  In the bloodiest fighting at Gettysburg, the combat spread to the Wheatfield, the Peach Orchard and as far north as Cemetery Ridge, where a near-suicidal bayonet charge by the 1st Minnesota, bought time for reinforcements to arrive a nd push back some of the last of Lt Gen. A P Hill’s Confederates. Of the 262 men who made the charge, only 47 escaped unscathed — a staggering 82 percent casualty rate. While the Southerners captured Devil s Den and the Peach Orchard, the Federal line on Little Round Top and Cemetery Ridge held firm."
Ten Facts About Gettysburg : "Fact #3: The Second Day’s Battle (July 2) was the largest and costliest of the three days.  The second day’s fighting (at Devil s Den, Little Round Top, the Wheatfield, the Peach Orchard, Cemetery Ridge, Trostle’s Farm, Culp s Hill and Cemetery Hill) involved at least 100,000 soldiers of which roughly 20,000 were killed, wounded, captured or missing.The second day in itself ranks as the 10th bloodiest battle of the Civil War—with far more casualties than the much larger Battle of Fredericksburg."

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ALBERTA ANDERS: A visit to the 'peaceful kingdom' [Published Neosho Daily News - Jul 27 2014]
Good Stuff Eatery [Published South Philly Review - Jul 24 2014]
Staged reading of Maggie’s Table features Keir ... [Published Weston Forum - Jul 24 2014]
Nature Conservancy interns 'making a difference' [Published TheDay.com - Jul 21 2014]
Oh, snap! [Published Weston Forum - Jul 20 2014]
Man accused of raping woman at campground plead... [Published 4029 TV - Jul 16 2014]
Arkansas’ Last Gravel Highway To Be Paved [Published Southwest Times Record - Jul 16 2014]
8 places to cool down in Northeast Alabama [Published Anniston Star - Jul 13 2014]
New members appointed to Lachat farm commission [Published Weston Forum - Jul 10 2014]
‘Don’t Get Lost in Devil’s Den’ hike led by Wes... [Published Weston Forum - Jul 08 2014]
Play Ball! [Published North West Arkansas Times - Jul 04 2014]
Gettysburg Day 2 – A Failure of Culture in Lead... [Published FCPA Compliance and Ethics Blog - Jul 02 2014]
Our nation-Gettysburg-July 2, 1863 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
It's your history. Educate yourself!----Ten Fac... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
In the Biz: June 30, 2014 [Published Saratogian - Jun 29 2014]
SHS Graduation: speeches and slide show [Published Stratford Star - Jun 26 2014]
When a field trip was a walk to Devil's Den [Published Newbury Port News - Jun 25 2014]
Nature Conservancy: Open house at Ordway Preser... [Published Weston Forum - Jun 20 2014]
DeCrescente Distributing Company Introduces Sar... [Published PRWeb - Jun 20 2014]
Nature Conservancy to Hold Open House at Kathar... [Published Weston-Redding-Easton Patch - Jun 18 2014]
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Gettysburg Day 2 – A Failure of Culture in Lead... [Published FCPA Compliance and Ethics Blog - Jul 02 2014]
Today is the 151st anniversary of Day 2 of the Battle of Gettysburg. Last year I focused on Union General Dan Sickles and how is disobeying of his commanding officer’s order, destroyed his brigade and ended his military career. Today, I want to focus ...
Our nation-Gettysburg-July 2, 1863 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
July 2, 1863 :"Longstreet’s lead division under Maj. Gen. John Bell Hood advanced and encountered stubborn resistance from Union infantry holding a strong defensive position around the craggy rock formation known as Devil’s Den, even as elements of ...
It's your history. Educate yourself!----Ten Fac... [Published MuskegonPundit - Jul 02 2014]
Ten Facts About Gettysburg : "Fact #3: The Second Day’s Battle (July 2) was the largest and costliest of the three days.  The second day’s fighting (at Devil’s Den, Little Round Top, the Wheatfield, the Peach Orchard, Cemetery Ridge, Trostle’s Farm, ...
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