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mmand of Col. Heck. They were off by times this morning. It has just been ascertained here that the above-mentioned order resulted from the fact that the enemy, twenty- three hundred strong, have, within the last two days, taken a position at Buckhannon, about twenty miles from Camp Garnett, and I presume it is the object of Col. Heck to advance upon them at once. It is highly important that the movement of the enemy in this quarter should now be promptly checked.--Our own people, beyond our ough this place this morning from Laurel Hill, to join Col. Heck's command at Camp Garnett. They left Laurel Hill at two o'clock this morning upon a requisition from Col. Heck, who is menaced with an attack from the enemy from the direction of Buckhannon. The following is added in a postscript: The only news that has come to town since the writing of the above is, that a small scouting party from Laurel Hill were driven in this morning by the enemy. They were immediately reinforced
rred peace to the preservation of the Union. Col. Taylor has arrived in Washington with a flag of truce. A thousand rumors are a float in reference to his mission, but it is believed that it refers to an exchange of prisoners. It is stated that Gen. Scott is in hourly expectation of intelligence of a battle between Generals Patterson and Johnston, at Edwards' Ferry The Government has sent reinforcements When the courier left for assistance two Federalists were dead. At Buckhannon, Capt.Barrett's company, of the Ninth Ohio Regiment, was paraded before the regiment, disarmed, and ordered home, for outrages committed under the command of Lieut. Stratton. Eight privates after intercession with Gen. McClellan, had their arms restored. Several of the culprits were sent to Columbus. The extreme hot weather checks military movements. Eulogies on the death of Senator Douglas will be delivered to-morrow, and the usual resolutions adopted. A daily mail has bee