Stonewall Jackson

Artists reimagine monuments celebrating the Confederacy

<i></i>After the tragedy, [a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Va.] and another honoring Stonewall Jackson were shrouded, but …

New Orleans

Episode 802: Inventing Stonewall Jackson with Wallace Hettle

Previous Episode<p>Episode No. <b>802</b> <i>Season No. 8</i><p>Next Episode<p><b>802</b><p><b>Inventing Stonewall Jackson</b><p><i>Wallace Hettle</i><p><i>September 9, 2011</i><p>Wallace Hettle, author of …

War

WATCH: MSNBC’s Sharpton blows up on Confederacy-defending GOP candidate after being called a ‘race-hustler’

MSNBC host Rev. Al Sharpton and Virginia U.S. Senate candidate Corey Stewart got into a heated argument on Sunday morning during a discussion over …

Liberal View

Virginia White Supremacist Senate Candidate Attacks Al Sharpton Rather Than Answer Questions About Praising Secession

Trump-loving, racist, white supremacist Virginia senate candidate Corey Stewart made an appearance on MSNBC's <i>Politics Nation</i> this Sunday and was …

Al Sharpton

Dozens of Confederate statues have been removed since the last "Unite the Right" rally

One year after the first white supremacist "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Confederate statues are still coming down around the</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

Charlottesville Remains Ground Zero For The Confederate Statues Debate

A year after white nationalists rioted in the streets of Charlottesville, the debate around the Confederate statues that brought them there rages …

Rights & Freedoms

ORLANDO APARTMENT FIRE: Royal Isle apartments

Loading...<p><b>ORLANDO, Fla.</b> - Firefighters from Orlando and Orange County are battling a large fire at an apartment complex.<p>The fire is happening at the …

Middle School

12 units damaged, dozens displaced after massive Orlando apartment fire

At least a dozen apartments were damaged when a massive fire broke out Wednesday morning at a complex in Orlando.<p>The fire was reported just after 8 …

Red Cross

Report: More Confederate Memorials Are Being Placed Than Removed

Confederate memorials are being places at a faster pace than they’re being removed, according to a study by the Southern Poverty Law Center. There …

Rights & Freedoms

Rename Austin Over Slavery? How About Washington? New at Reason

One of the people mentioned is Stephen F. Austin, who played a central part in the founding of Texas. Though he owned no slaves and died long before …

War

Beer thief hits tree after fleeing Wawa, Orlando police say

A beer theft suspect crashed into a tree while fleeing from authorities Tuesday morning, Orlando police said.About 5:57 a.m., officers arrived at the …

Middle School

Redskins rookie DT Tim Settle taking advantage of extra opportunities

The audible smack and resulting tumble grabbed everyone’s attention.<p>The Washington Redskins were going through one-on-one drills on the second day of training camp Friday when defensive tackle Tim Settle lined up across from center Casey Dunn. The fifth-round pick fired off the ball and hit Dunn …

Football (U.S.)

Letters: Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke, worker retraining, midterm elections, Mockingbird Elementary

Kudos on debates plan<p>Re: "Cruz offers to debate O'Rourke — Senator responds to taunt with 5 meetings, including a Dallas stop," Thursday Metro & …

Opinion

Mario Addison, Kawann Short connect with kids at juvenile detention center

CONCORD, N.C. – Even as they waited for the arrival of two Carolina Panthers, the kids from the Stonewall Jackson Youth Development Center kept their …

Carolina Panthers

Teenager charged in slaying of D.C. pool contractor

By Tom Jackman<p>, Reporter<p>A 17-year-old District resident has been arrested and charged as an adult with first-degree murder in the June slaying of a Northern Virginia man whose family said he was installing a security system at a pool in Northeast Washington.<p>Daymond Chicas, 24, of Manassas, was shot …

Stonewall Jackson

South Charleston police to accept national award

South Charleston City Council recognized the city's police department Thursday for receiving a prestigious national award.<p>The South Charleston Police …

Employment

Roanoke City School Board Votes Votes To Rename Stonewall Jackson Middle

16 minutes ago<p>The Roanoke City School Board decided Monday to rename Stonewall Jackson Middle School in a 6 to 1 vote.<p>During the school board meeting …

School Administration

13 Virginia public schools remain with Confederate names

<b>ROANOKE, Va.</b> - With the Roanoke School Board voting Monday to change the name of Stonewall Jackson Middle School, there are now 13 public schools in …

High School

Virginia school named for Confederate general to be renamed

School officials in Virginia are renaming a school named for a Confederate general.<p>Media outlets report that after a one-hour debate Monday the Roanoke School Board voted 6-1 to rename Stonewall Jackson Middle School.<p>The school will be renamed John P. Fishwick Middle School. Fishwick was the son of …

Middle School

Three-star Stonewall Jackson DB Chalmers knew UVa was for him

Three-star Stonewall Jackson standout Chayce Chalmers had built a solid offer list before going to UVa's camp earlier this month. The chance to play …

Stonewall Jackson

Fox News Sends Top DC Reporter to Red Hen For Two Days to Report Absolutely Nothing

As Fox News’ <b>Doug McKelway</b> reports it, our “nascent, quiet Civil War” is brewing at battlegrounds like Lexington, VA eatery The Red Hen, whose owner …

Maxine Waters

"Wounding of Stonewall Jackson" walking tour | American Battlefield Trust

50,000<p>ACRES SAVED<p>The American Battlefield Trust and our members have saved more than 50,000 acres in 24 states!<p><b>American Battlefield Trust</b><p>Find details …

Walking Tours

See ya, Stonewall: Dallas ISD begins to remove Confederate leaders' names from 4 schools

At least from the sidewalk, Dallas ISD’s Stonewall Jackson Elementary isn’t named after a Civil War general anymore.<p>Workers have installed a blue …

Texas

District Renames Stonewall Jackson Elementary School After A Bird

4:19 PM 06/12/2018<p>A Texas school district put up a sign Monday as part of an effort to change Stonewall Jackson Elementary School into Mockingbird …

Conservative View

Unbagging Blood Before Richmond: Malvern Hill from Tiny Battle Publishing

Blood Before Richmond is a series of games recreating some of the Seven Days Battles fought between George B. McClellan’s Army of the Potomac and the …

Board Games

ACW Review: Still Standing

Still Standing—The Stonewall Jackson Story Franklin Springs Family Media, Color, 48 minutes, $19.95 Irony and paradox: those are the words used to …

War

Q&A with Stonewall Jackson Safety Chayce Chalmers

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Recruitment

Oklahoma school swapping Robert E. Lee name for another Lee

Oklahoma City education officials say a local school will no longer be named after Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, but one school board member said the new name amounts to "a slap in the face" to black residents.<p>The Oklahoma City School Board agreed Monday to change the names of three elementary …

School Administration

155th Chancellorsville Live | American Battlefield Trust

It is one of the most iconic battles of the Civil War. General Robert E. Lee and his outnumbered Army of Northern Virginia, outmaneuvered and …

History

Georgia candidate likens removing Confederate monuments to Taliban regime

During a lieutenant governor candidate forum this week, a Duluth Republican likened talk of removing Confederate monuments to being under Taliban …

Confederate Monuments