battles for the armory

20th Annual Battles for the Armory Brings History to Life in Tallassee

The annual four-day celebration is put on by Tallassee Living History and Heritage Days

IMG_0463 The thunder of cannons shook the grounds in Tallassee Saturday and Sunday for the annual Civil War reenactment. “It’s really exciting for just about everybody,” said event organizer Randall Hughey. “It preserves our southern culture, our southern history.” Hughey says nearly 500 reeanactors are taking part this year in the Battles for the Armory event. “It’s a celebration of…