|Clarksville officials urge education of Fort Defiance|
Its been said that those who are unaware of history are destined to repeat it, and officials at the Clarksville Fort Defiance Civil War Park and Interpretive Center want to ensure area residents are educated about local history.
Fort defiance interpreter William Parker says residents should know about the local fort and how it played a major role in the civil war.
According to parker, this year marked the 150th anniversary of the fort’s construction.
If you’re interested in learning about local history, the interpretive center is located at 120 Duncan Street, Clarksville.