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Driving to North Carolina!

Our wonderful tour guide at Cowpens Battleground!

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SpartanNerd...Why I play this game?

Why do I play “Magic: The Gathering?”

I began playing this game around four years ago.  I had been playing Pokemon cards with my children, as well as Shadow Era.   997 more words


Upstate Yoshukai Dojo

By Erik Hofmeister

At the end of May, Dr. Elrod and I visited Sensei Ben Dawkins, the Head Instructor at Upstate Yoshukai Karate.  Sensei Dawkins is one of my old students, and held several teaching positions at Athens Y… 496 more words


Duty and the Well of Fortitude

by Doug Magill

A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures – and that is the basis of all human morality.   1,556 more words

Doug Magill

Cowpens: Defense in Depth

On a cold January morning 234 years ago, one of the most stunning events in American military history took place in a cattle pasture.   Cowpens, South Carolina, was an overwhelming American victory, at a time when one was desperately needed. 1,026 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

150 Years Ago Today

Feb 6th this Morning We Left the salketcher With ten days Rations in our Haversacks and Marched Fourteen Miles and Camped on thre Mile Creeck for the Night We are Camped on the old battle Field of the Cowpens We Crosed several Awful swamps the Provo Marshal Arested several of the boys to day for strageling it is Raining to Night I hope that all are Wel at Home and Else Whear of My Friends all are Wel With us old vets