Antietam National Battlefield

Md. Civil War Sites Mark Memorial Day With Flags, ParadeMaryland's two biggest Civil War battlefields are marking Memorial Day in distinctly different ways.
Park Service Proposes Higher Fees at Antietam BattlefieldThe National Park Service is proposing higher entrance and campground fees at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg.
Maryland Marks 150 Years Since End of SlaveryMaryland is celebrating the 150th anniversary marking the end of slavery in the state, a milestone that came after the Emancipation Proclamation.
Plan Targeting 2,800 Battlefield Deer Progresses The National Park Service is tentatively approving a plan to have government sharpshooters kill more than 2,800 white-tailed deer at three Civil War battlefields in Maryland and Virginia over the next five years.
Visits to Md. National Parks Down Slightly The National Park Service says 6.6 million people visited national parks in Maryland in 2013.
Ku Klux Klan Plans Rally at Md. Civil War BattlefieldA Maryland Ku Klux Klan group says it plans to hold a rally this weekend at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg.
Park Service Touts Summertime Civil War Events To Mark 150th Anniversary Of The Civil WarThe National Park Service says a remembrance of the Battle of Antietam will top a series of summertime events in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
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