News

December 7, 2012 - Upon These Steps was published through CreateSpace, an Amazon Company

December 9, 2012 - Henderson Daily Dispatch published an article recommending "Upon These Steps" as one of three local books for gifts

December 21, 2012 - Henderson Daily Dispatch published a featured article on "Upon These Steps

January 23, 2013 - Henderson Daily Dispatch published an article on author's presentation at "Vance County Genealogical Society."

February 12, 2013 - ForeWord Clarion Reviews published a favorable review on "Upon These Steps."

March 28, 2013 - Whiteville News Reporter published an article on author David Reavis and his book "Upon These Steps."

April 23, 2013 - Civil War News published a favorable review on "Upon These Steps."

October 9, 2013 - The NC Society of Historians bestowed the "Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award" to "Upon These Steps."

November 11, 2013 - Whiteville News Reporter published an article regarding the Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award.

November 15, 2014 - Author was invited by the "Descendants of the 88th Pennsylvania Vol. Infantry" (PVI) to speak at the organization's sponsored Memorial Service, honoring the men who fought at Oak Ridge on July 1, 1863, representing descendants of the NC 23rd Regiment.

December 11, 2014 - Tombstone for Thomas C Reavis was obtained from Veterans Administration and installed at gravesite in Warren County, NC.

Events the Author will participate in:

2016

January 30, 2016 - SCV NC Division Executive Council Meeting - Hallsboro, NC

March 22, 2016 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - Florence SC at Venus Pancake House (Speaker) 6:00 p.m.

April 30, 2016 - UDC Confederate Memorial Day - Fort Fisher at Battle Acre Monument - 10:00 a.m. (Color Guard with SCV 794)

May 21, 2016 - Confederate Memorial Day - Whiteville Memorial Cemetery - 11:00 a.m. (Escort of the Widow)


2015

March 11, 2015 - Daughters of American Revolution - Columbus County - Whiteville at NC Forestry Museum - 2:00 p.m.

May 16, 2015 - Confederate Memorial Day - Whiteville Memorial Cemetery - 11:00 a.m. (Keynote Speaker)

September 12, 2015 - Military Order of the Stars & Bars - Carolina BBQ in Wilmington - 6:00 p.m. (Keynote Speaker)

October 17, 2105 - Tabor City Yam Festival Parade


2014

February 9, 2014 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - Whiteville NC at NC Forestry Museum - 2:30 p.m.

March 17, 2014 - Waccamaw Lake Book Club - Lake Waccamaw Town Hall - 11:00 a.m.

March 30, 2014 - Friends of the Library Meet the Author - Perry Memorial Library, Henderson, NC - 2:00 p.m.

November 15, 2014 - Descendants of 88th Pennsylvania Volunteers Infantry Memorial Service and Luncheon in Gettysburg, PA - Fairfield Historic Inn

November 19, 2014 - Durham Civil War Roundtable - Bennett Point Grill, Durham, NC - 6:30 p.m. (Near Food Lion across from Bennett Place)


2013

January 3, 2013 - Granville County Genealogy Society Meeting - Location: Thornton Library in Oxford, NC

 January 8, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans (Granville County Regiment) - Location: Bob's BBQ, Creedmor NC

 January 14, 2013 - Vance County Genealogy Society Meeting - Location: H. Leslie Perry Library in Henderson, NC

 February 7, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans (Wake Forest Camp) - Location: Forks Cafeteria in Wake Forest, NC

 March 7, 2013 - Sunset River Marketplace Art Gallery - Calabash, NC at 10:00 a.m. (Coffee with the Author Series)

 March 23 & 24, 2013 - Bennett Place Historic Site - Durham, NC - Book Signing along with other noted Civil War authors

 May 28, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - Clayton, NC

 June 18, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - East Wake - Wendell, NC

 September 10, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - Garner, NC at Carolina BBQ

 December 3, 2013 - Sons of Confederate Veterans - Raleigh NC at Barbeque Lodge

 

David C. Reavis, author of "Upon These Steps" gave a presentation at the "Coffee with the Authors" series at Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash on March 7, 2013. Some 50 people attended the event.