The Mystery Men of the Cox Tobacco Barn

Henry Clay Magruder's tombstone.  He called himself Captain, however he held the rank of private.

The Mystery Men of the Cox Tobacco Barn Three men were captured on March 12th, 1865 in the Meade County, Kentucky tobacco barn of John and Elizabeth Cox.  One of the men was badly wounded, … [Read more...]

“The Raid on Confederate Captains Shacklett and Gorsuch at the Sheep Shed” Part 1&2

We have added a new blog by Gerry Fisher, Meade County Historian and one of the founding members of the Meade County Historical Archaeological Preservation Society. Visit us here for wonderful stories … [Read more...]