The Catoosa County Historical Society will meet today at 7 p.m. in the Old Stone Church Museum in Ringgold. The speaker, Steve McAllister, who resides in Madisonville, Tenn., will have a book signing after his presentation on the six primary flags of the Confederacy.
The title of his book is "The War for Southern Independence; Truths and Facts That Have Been Ignored or Distorted."
McAllister is a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Gen. J.C. Vaughn Chapter, Athens, Tenn., and a master mason with membership in the Sweetwater, Tenn., lodge. He is a Vietnam veteran (U.S. Marine Corps) and served as a police officer for 15 years.
The public is invited to the meeting and to enjoy the social hour following.
From Interstate 75, take exit 345 to Highway 41 North, approximately one mile, where the church is on the right. If you have any other questions, call (706) 935-4875 or (706) 866-3871.