Time: September 21, 2012 from 4pm to 9pm
Location: Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center Executive Auditorium
City/Town: Abingdon, Virginia
Event Type: symposiium, with, lectures, and, book, signings
Organized By: Leigh Hunter (Overmountain Victory Trail Association and city of Abingdon)
Latest Activity: Sep 3, 2012
Joe Epley will talk about the role of Virginia militia who marched more than 300 miles to play a major role in the battle of Kings Mountain. Several other speakers will also present. Book signing by Epley (A Passel of Hate) and Randell Jones (They Were Heroes Before Kings Mountain) The event commemorates the Overmountain men's epic journey 232 years ago.