Lincoln-Grant Civil War panel Friday in Corinth

By NEMS Daily Journal

CORINTH – Noted Civil War historians Dr. Tom Smith of the University of Tennessee at Martin and Dr. John Marszalek of Mississippi State University will be featured on a program of the Lincoln and Grant in Mississippi lecture series.
At 5:30 p.m. Friday, in advance of the Grand Illumination weekend, the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center will present a free lecture and panel discussion, “Lincoln, Grant and North Mississippi.”
Following the lecture will be a panel featuring Kristy White of the Corinth Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, local historian and collector Van Hedges and National Park Service Ranger Tom Parson.