Have a Blast at Fort Knox This Weekend 

A visit to Fort Knox in Prospect this weekend is sure to be a blast, as the Friends of Fort Knox offer folks the opportunity to watch a cannon firing demonstration.On Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., a full scale civil war replica cannon will be fired throughout the day.There is also the opportunity to take a look at the 150-year-old Fort knox oven. The kiln will be fired up and treats will be baked for park visitors. For a donation, these samples will be offered from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Saturday through Monday. The kiln was used at the fort to feed soldiers for 112 years.