STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)-Starkville residents had the chance to witness the unveiling of a new marker recognizing the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War.
The marker is located on the corner of Highway 12 and Louisville street in front of Walgreen’s store.
Starkville Mayor Parker Wiseman along with leaders from the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library and the Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table also attended the event.
Immediately following the ceremony a Civil war era canon was on display at the Greensboro center along with live entertainment.