About rhett

Rhett Barber is President, Artist and Programmer at Dixie Outfitters working on the finest line of Southern Heritage Apparel the world has ever seen. Long live Dixie!

Virginia School Students Can Wear The Confederate Flag On Clothes

By BRIAN NIEMIETZ NEW YORK DAILY NEWS JAN 15, 2020 A Virginia school board voted to allow students to wear the Confederate battle flag on their clothes. Penny Blue, the sole black member of the eight-person Franklin County School Board, was alone in voting to ban the symbol, according to ABC News. The star-filled blue [...]

Virginia School Students Can Wear The Confederate Flag On Clothes2020-01-16T23:50:36+00:00

90% Of Our Monuments Still Stand!

Dixie Heritage News - 1/10/2020 90% Of Our Monuments STILL STAND! NEWSPAPER SUES UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA The Daily Tar Heel's parent company is suing the Board of Governors over a lack of transparency in the decision to give the Sons of Confederate Veterans nearly $2.6 million to enshrine Silent Sam and agree to cease [...]

90% Of Our Monuments Still Stand!2020-01-11T17:29:45+00:00

Lee-Jackson Day 2020 – Flagging Lexington/Washington & Lee

From: The Virginia Flaggers [info@vaflaggers.com] Date: Wed, Jan 8, 2020 Subject: Lee-Jackson Day 2020 - Flagging Lexington/Washington & Lee - JOIN US! For the EIGHTH year, the Va Flaggers will gather in Lexington, Virginia for the Lee-Jackson holiday. Friday, January 17th is the Virginia State Holiday for Lee-Jackson Day, and Saturday, January 18th is officially [...]

Lee-Jackson Day 2020 – Flagging Lexington/Washington & Lee2020-01-08T19:34:50+00:00

Flagger Victory In Chesterfield Circuit Court

From: Virginia Flaggers [info@vaflaggers.com] Date: Sun, Jan 5, 2020 Subject: Victory in Chesterfield Circuit Court! Many of you have asked about the removal of the flag pole at our I-95 Chester flag site. After years of ongoing legal issues with Chesterfield County and continued good faith efforts on our part to comply with their ever [...]

Flagger Victory In Chesterfield Circuit Court2020-01-08T14:10:08+00:00

Major General Fitzhugh Lee

In Memory of the Confederate Soldier The private soldier of the Confederacy had no hope of conspicuous honors, no opportunity to lay up riches, while meager rations and scant clothing banished any prospect he may have cherished for a reasonable amount of the pleasures of army life. The separation from his home, in many instances, [...]

Major General Fitzhugh Lee2020-01-07T13:46:47+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 1/3/2020

The last school in Central Florida to bear the name of a Confederate hero is Orlano's Stonewall Jackson Middle School. Thanks to a Puerto Rican priest, Jose Rodreguez, claiming that as a 7th grader he was bullied for being Puerto Rican because of the school's name, the Orange County School Board is now taking up [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 1/3/20202020-01-03T14:54:09+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 12/27/2019

On December 19th The Washington Post published two letters to the Editor by Earl Schaffer of Severna Park and Jerome A. Paulson of Alexandria bth blathering on that Confederate Battle Flags should not be allowed in Cemeteries, not even on the graves of Confederate veterans. ALSO ON THE 19th New York's Times Union newspaper ran [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 12/27/20192019-12-30T14:38:07+00:00

Mexican Confederate Heritage

I am a Great Great Grandson of a “Tejano” (Texan of Mexican heritage) Confederate soldier in Hobby’s 8th Texas Infantry, Company C and Commander of SCV Camp-Gainesboro Invincibles 1685. As a resident of TN and reading the entire roster of “Tennesseans in the Civil War”, I found many Hispanic families provided their sons to defend [...]

Mexican Confederate Heritage2019-12-30T13:32:44+00:00

10 Things You May Not Know About Jefferson Davis

UPDATED: SEP 1, 2018 ORIGINAL: MAY 11, 2015 10 Things You May Not Know About Jefferson Davis On the anniversary of the capture of Jefferson Davis by Union forces, explore 10 surprising facts about the Confederate president. CHRISTOPHER KLEIN 1. Davis was not a secessionist leader. Less than two months before his inauguration as Confederate [...]

10 Things You May Not Know About Jefferson Davis2019-12-24T14:06:28+00:00