Siege of Port Hudson

On July 9 ,1863 the Union fought in the Siege of Port Hudson. This was the final battle to secure control of the Mississippi River and The Gulf of Mexico. Port Hudson and Port Vicksburg were strongholds for the Confederate Army. While Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant took siege to

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Muhammad Ali’s Biggest Fight

An Article by: Johnathan Allen, BSNM Social Media Intern Muhammad Ali’s Biggest Fight   On June, 20 1967 the great Muhammad Ali was convicted here in Houston, TX for violating the Service Act. This caused him to lose his boxer license for three years. Ali started is boxing career as

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