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Perryville Battlefield to Remain in KY Parks System


Kentucky Parks Commissioner Elaine Walker says she has no plans to turn over the Perryville Civil War Battlefield to the U.S. Parks Service. Walker says some groups in Kentucky favor that idea but she’s not advocating it…

Walker calls the Perryville site a “jewel” in Kentucky’s parks system. She testified last week before House and Senate members of the state legislature’s budget committee.