News From Around the South 4/12 to 4/19

News From Around the South 4/12 to 4/19

(Caption: Artist’s depiction of a skirmish at Harpers Ferry between local citizens and militia and the raiders. Dangerfield Newby was the first raider to die, killed in a street fight. Harper’s Weekly.) VIRGINIA: Gov. Northam announces winners of historical highway...
News From Around the South 3/9 to 3/16

News From Around the South 3/9 to 3/16

SOUTH CAROLINA: Confederate Group Criticizes Marine Plan To Ban Paraphernalia CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Marine Corps’ top officer is hoping to ban all Confederate paraphernalia from its bases worldwide, a decision that has agitated one of South Carolina’s largest...