Civil War battle

The Ouachita County Historical Society in Camden, Arkansas, is set to showcase the Battle of Poison Spring. Living history demonstrations will be held Friday and more than 100 Civil War reenactors will stage the battle Saturday at Poison Springs Battleground State Park in Camden.

Commentator Gary Joiner notes this week marks the sesquicentennial of the Great Battle of Shiloh fought in southern Tennessee. It changed America forever.