Pleasant Hill: Midwest Region North-South Skirmish Competition

By cmccune, posted on July 18th, 2011.

[ August 27, 2011; 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. August 28, 2011; 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] The white smoke of black powder will roll through the valley of the Stillwater August 27th and 28th, 2010 as the North-South Skirmish Association brings the competitive sport of Civil War skirmishing to the newest shooting range in west-central Ohio. The public is invited to get a taste of this unique pastime.

Although it is done [...]

Q & A Series: Piqua’s Historic Forest Hill Cemetery

By cmccune, posted on April 4th, 2011.

Piqua’s Historic Forest Hill Cemetery
Conducted by Amy Rohmiller, Ohio Civil War 150 Leadership AmeriCorps member for West Central Ohio
GAR Civil War Monument in Forest Hill Cemetery
One of the great things about getting to know communities in my region is discovering their historic gems.   Forest Hill Cemetery in Piqua, OH is one of those.   It was [...]

Pleasant Hill: Civil War Firearm Compeition

By Kristina, posted on May 14th, 2010.

[ August 28, 2010; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. August 29, 2010; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Live fire competition by member units of the North South Skirmish Association, using firearms of the Civil War era. Competition starts at 1200 on Saturday the 28th, and 0900 on Sunday the 29th of August. There will be a special area for guest to experience shooting Civil War firearms.

Food will be available [...]

Pleasant Hill: CW Firearm Competition

By Kristina, posted on April 4th, 2010.

[ May 8, 2010 12:00 pm to May 9, 2010 12:00 pm. ] Join the North-South Skirmish Association in their annual Civil War firearm competition. This is a very unique event that will demonstrate the use and effectiveness of Civil War firearms.

The North-South Skirmish Association (N-SSA) for nearly 60 years has preserved the firearms heritage of that great historical epoch so hallowed to our common [...]