August 15, 2012 1:00 PM

Lone Jack readies an unusual Civil War re-enactment

Two years ago, Steve Brown bought an 1870s farmhouse in Lone Jack, and an idea was born: It would be the perfect place for the sesquicentennial of the Battle of Lone Jack. So now, Brown, along with the local historical society and his neighbors, is hosting perhaps the town’s biggest remembrance/celebration/faux battle just up the road from the old killing field.

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