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Proposed Resolution Condemns Confederate Flags

Proposed resolution condemns Confederate flags   By Courteney Stuart April 11, 2018   CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A local man is asking the Charlottesville City Council and the Albemarle Board of Supervisors to publicly condemn displays of the Confederate flag.   The proposed resolution, written by University of Virginia professor Frank Dukes, has support [...]

Proposed Resolution Condemns Confederate Flags 2018-04-13T13:55:21+00:00

School Board Votes To Keep Confederate School Names

Hanover School Board votes to keep Confederate school names   By JUSTIN MATTINGLY Richmond Times-Dispatch Apr 10, 2018   No school name changes are coming in Hanover County.   The Hanover School Board voted 5-2 on Tuesday night to keep the names and mascots of Lee-Davis High School (Confederates) and Stonewall Jackson Middle School (Rebels) [...]

School Board Votes To Keep Confederate School Names 2018-04-13T13:49:42+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 4/13/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Fri, Apr 13, 2018   The week in review   Heon "Hank" Jong Yoo, a 24-year-old Texan, has been arrested on a federal warrant by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF). Yoo was arrested on "suspicion of making false statements" while purchasing a firearm.   He was booked [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 4/13/2018 2018-04-13T13:34:36+00:00

Lee’s Face Scratched Off Confederate Monument

Robert E. Lee's face scratched off on Confederate monument in Asheville   Sam DeGrave March 30, 2018   ASHEVILLE - A downtown monument to Confederate General Robert E. Lee and the Dixie Highway, at the foot of the Vance Monument, has been literally de-faced.   Lee's visage, imprinted on a bronze plague attached to a [...]

Lee’s Face Scratched Off Confederate Monument 2018-03-31T15:19:50+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 3/30/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Fri, Mar 30, 2018   Opening Day - CUBS WIN!!!   Two men have both been found guilty of trespassing and vandalism and were sentenced to jail time for the removal of tarps from the Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson statues in Charlottesville.   Monday's decision is the latest [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 3/30/2018 2018-03-31T15:17:48+00:00

Lies And Hypocrisy Of The Civil War

The Lies and Hypocrisy of the Civil War   March 24, 2018 Jacob G. Hornberger   More than 150 years after the Civil War, the nation is engulfed in controversy over statues of people who fought for the Confederacy. Many people want the statues taken down. The statues, they say, depict men who were slaveowners, [...]

Lies And Hypocrisy Of The Civil War 2018-03-24T20:20:08+00:00

Dixie Heritage News – 3/23/2018

Dixie Heritage News - Friday, March 23, 2018   Running against the Confederate Flag   Richmond, Virginia Mayor Leavar Stoney's Monument Avenue Commission will have one more upcoming meeting to receive feedback on the future of the City's Confederate monuments. The City government is deliberately choosing small meeting places. We encourage all of our readers [...]

Dixie Heritage News – 3/23/2018 2018-03-24T19:49:50+00:00

You Might Be Wrong About Confederate Monuments

MARCH 22, 2018   5 Reasons You Might Be Wrong About Confederate Monuments   Well, here we go again. With the temperatures warming up, looks like the Confederate monument debate is warming up too with recent discussion in Dallas, Texas about the removal and censoring of their Veterans monument (read more here). And as many [...]

You Might Be Wrong About Confederate Monuments 2018-03-24T19:47:30+00:00