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Fort Boreman key to railroad safety during Civil War
April 28, 2011 PARKERSBURG — A promontory atop a ridgeline overlooking the Baltimore & Ohio Rail line and the Little Kanawha and Ohio rivers, Fort Boreman Hill’s elevation and location provided a strategic vantage... more »»
Documents dash city’s claim to ‘Stonewall’ Jackson birth
April 27, 2011 PARKERSBURG —Whatever claim Parkersburg has as the birthplace of famed Confederate Civil War Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson has been put to rest. more »»