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Busy weekend continues with Sunday events
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The weekend offers a variety of activities continuing Sunday in the Crossroads area.

• The large-scale Battle of Shiloh 155th anniversary activities enter day two. Gates open at 9:30 a.m., and a church service begins at 10 a.m.

The Battle of Grant’s Counterattack is set for 1 p.m. at the reenactment site on Joe Dillon Road in Michie. It will be staged by the Atlanta Campaign.

Adult admission is $10, and there is a $5 parking fee.

• The Corinth Civil War Relic Show continues from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Crossroads Arena. Artifacts, guns, pistols, books and other items for the Civil War buff will be on offer from numerous vendors.

• Hikes and car caravan tours conclude today at Shiloh National Military Park as part of the 155th battle anniversary.

Park Volunteer Jimmy Whittington will lead a car caravan tour of the battlefield detailing in chronological order the events as they unfolded. The four-hour tour begins at 10 a.m. Participants will meet at the visitor center.

• Oakland Baptist Church’s Easter production, “The Promise Fulfilled,” continues at 7 p.m. Featuring more than 200 church members, the passion play is back after a one-year hiatus. Admission is free.

• The Corinth Artist Guild Gallery hosts an opening reception from 2 to 4 p.m. for an exhibit by Wendell Nelson, who makes elaborate, log-cabin style birdhouses (see story on page 1B).
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