Students Join Youth Conservation Corps at Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Three Greene County students have begun summer jobs at the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site through the Youth Conservation Corps. Bradley Pitts, Chance Frey and Xavier Jarnigan, all students at West Greene High School, will be working at the park through July 31. Bradley Pitts participated in the first summer program in 2019 and will … Continue reading Students Join Youth Conservation Corps at Andrew Johnson National Historic Site

Civil War Musician Bobby Horton to Perform at Fund-Raiser

 The Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, the Official Friends Group of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, announces a fund-raising dinner scheduled for March 20, 2020 at the General Morgan Inn in Greeneville, Tennessee.The guest presenter for the event is Bobby Horton, acclaimed Civil War musician.            The purpose of the event is to raise funds in … Continue reading Civil War Musician Bobby Horton to Perform at Fund-Raiser

Wreaths Across America Ceremony on Saturday, December 14

Greeneville, TN – On Saturday, December 14, the public is invited to honor and remember the men and women, who bravely served our county’s armed forces during the annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony. The National Park Service will host this free ceremony at Andrew Johnson National Cemetery, located at 121 Monument Avenue, Greeneville, beginning at … Continue reading Wreaths Across America Ceremony on Saturday, December 14

A Christmas Gift of Remembrance for Veterans

​The Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, the Official Friends Group of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, announces the launch of “A Christmas Gift of Remembrance.”The program seeks to involve more members of the community in buying wreaths for placement on Veterans’ graves at the Andrew Johnson National Cemetery. The effort is in support of“Wreaths Across America,” which began in 1992, with the goal of placing a … Continue reading A Christmas Gift of Remembrance for Veterans

Andrew Johnson Heritage Association Announces Scholarship Award

​The Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, the Official Friends Group of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, has announced the awarding of its first Andrew Johnson Scholarship.  ​Hanna Taylor, a senior at South Greene High School, received the award of $1,000 for her scholarly paper entitled, “Andrew Johnson: A Piece of History.” The award was presented at the South Greene Academic Awards Day … Continue reading Andrew Johnson Heritage Association Announces Scholarship Award

AJHA Fund-Raiser

The Andrew Johnson Heritage Association, the Official Friends Group of the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, announces a fund-raising dinner scheduled for March 15, 2019 at the General Morgan Inn in Greeneville, Tennessee. The guest speaker for the event is Theresa Pierno, President and CEO of the National Parks Conservation Association. Joining her is Greg … Continue reading AJHA Fund-Raiser