National Park Service http://wkyufm.org en Civil War Battlefields in Kentucky and Tennessee Get Funds to Buy Land http://wkyufm.org/post/civil-war-battlefields-kentucky-and-tennessee-get-funds-buy-land <p>Eight Civil War battlefields, including three in Kentucky and Tennessee, are receiving more than $2.4 million in grants to help with land acquisition. The National Park Service said the grant money will help in the permanent preservation and protection of the battlefields. This year marks the 150 year anniversary of several important Civil War battles. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:06:28 +0000 Associated Press 19917 at http://wkyufm.org Civil War Battlefields in Kentucky and Tennessee Get Funds to Buy Land