Clay Hill Elementary fifth-graders Elizabeth Gray (from left), Risa Henderson and Samantha Cash, have a Q&A session with Olustee re-enactor Joel Fears, who is portraying Cpl. James Henry Gooding, a Union soldier with the Massachusetts 54th Regiment that took part in the Battle of Olustee. The Middleburg students said their social studies teacher gave them assignments related to the historic battle (photo by NICK ROLLISON/Lake City Reporter).


  School children flocked to the Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park on Friday for a living history lesson. For Olustee re-enactors, this ...

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