Soldiers in training at Heritage Days

Published 3:07 pm Friday, March 23, 2012

Steve Whiteside teaches students how soldiers fired their guns during the Harmon Field Heritage Days. He also taught them the proper way to stand at attention. (photo by Samantha Hurst)

Sharpe’s fifth-grade students lined up for (pretend) battle during the Harmon Field Heritage Days. Civil War reenactors spent the day teaching students about the Civil War, including what uniforms were worn and how soldiers camped. (photo by Samantha Hurst)

Fourth-grade students ask questions about the Civil War and get answers from an “actual Civil War soldier” on Friday, March 23 during Harmon Field Heritage Days Educational Days. The event, which focuses on life in the 1800s, continued through the weekend. (photo by Samantha Hurst)