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The Oklahoman
Moore woman's desire to honor Confederate ancestor is set for SaturdayMOORE — A woman's quest to honor the military service of her Confederate great-
Moore woman's desire to honor Confederate ancestor is set for Saturday
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 minutes ago
MOORE — A woman's quest to honor the military service of her Confederate great-grandfather will be achieved Saturday at a small cemetery in rural Grady County. At noon at the Naples Cemetery, members of a Sons of Confederate Veterans group will... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 48 minutes ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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Salem News
RELIGION IN BRIEFtime of the massacre, some relatives of the victims expressed forgiveness. Bec
RELIGION IN BRIEF
Salem News / Posted an hour ago
time of the massacre, some relatives of the victims expressed forgiveness. Because Roof had posed in photographs with the Confederate flag, a growing debate was sparked on the display of the banner in public buildings. French president in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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The Alpena News
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
The Alpena News / Posted 2 hours ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Looters take Civil War artifacts from Petersburg National Battlefieldsaid. Underneath the ground are artifacts left behind from the siege of Peters
Looters take Civil War artifacts from Petersburg National Battlefield
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 hours ago
said. Underneath the ground are artifacts left behind from the siege of Petersburg, where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers were killed. They are relics that Bryce said are being stolen. “There are holes, there are empty... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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First Coast News
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
First Coast News / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 hours ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Daytakes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. M
Greenfield Village hosts events leading up to Memorial Day
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 hours ago
takes place Saturday through Monday at the historical attraction in Dearborn. More than 800 reenactors dressed as Union and Confederate soldiers will gather at Greenfield Village for demonstrations, live music and other activities. New this year,... Read more
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USA Today
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service probes looting at Civil War battlefield
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865. “There’s a market... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Corrections & Clarificationsthe purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/201
Corrections & Clarifications
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 hours ago
the purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/06/30/kkk-rally-south-carolina-statehouse-confederate-flag/29510543/ News: An earlier version of this article misidentified the Barry Farm Recreation Center, the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Corrections & Clarificationsthe purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/201
Corrections & Clarifications
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 hours ago
the purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/06/30/kkk-rally-south-carolina-statehouse-confederate-flag/29510543/ News: An earlier version of this article misidentified the Barry Farm Recreation Center, the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Petersburg National Battlefield lootedis under investigation. Petersburg National Battlefield is a 2,700-acre park m
Petersburg National Battlefield looted
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 hours ago
is under investigation. Petersburg National Battlefield is a 2,700-acre park marks where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg 151 years ago. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corrections & Clarificationsthe purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/201
Corrections & Clarifications
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 hours ago
the purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/06/30/kkk-rally-south-carolina-statehouse-confederate-flag/29510543/ News: An earlier version of this article misidentified the Barry Farm Recreation Center, the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Corrections & Clarificationsthe purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/201
Corrections & Clarifications
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 hours ago
the purpose of clarification. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/06/30/kkk-rally-south-carolina-statehouse-confederate-flag/29510543/ News: An earlier version of this article misidentified the Barry Farm Recreation Center, the... Read more
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USA Today
10 things you might not know about Memorial Dayhonor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday hon
10 things you might not know about Memorial Day
USA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
honor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday honoring Union soldiers, some states still have Confederate observances. Mississippi celebrates Confederate Memorial Day on the last Monday of April, Alabama on the fourth... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Memorial Day origin, meaning have become clouded with timethe Grand Army of the Republic, and celebrated on May 30 of that year. Flowers
Memorial Day origin, meaning have become clouded with time
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 hours ago
the Grand Army of the Republic, and celebrated on May 30 of that year. Flowers were placed on the graves of both Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery. New York was the first state to adopt the holiday in 1873, and by the... Read more
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Air Force Times
Park service investigating looting at Petersburg Civil War battlefieldpits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics
Park service investigating looting at Petersburg Civil War battlefield
Air Force Times / Posted 7 hours ago
pits earlier this week, officials said. Thieves were likely digging for relics on the field where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died fighting during the Siege of Petersburg, from June 9, 1864, through March 25, 1865. “There’s a... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Fort Smith attorney ends fight to restore Rebel mascotto keep the Rebel name after the Fort Smith school board voted to change the na
Fort Smith attorney ends fight to restore Rebel mascot
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 7 hours ago
to keep the Rebel name after the Fort Smith school board voted to change the name last year amid a national debate over Confederate imagery following the shootings at a historically black church in Charleston, South Carolina. In the Facebook... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Confederate Flag could be banned at veterans' cemeteriesLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Some see it as a symbol of hate, others see it as a p
Confederate Flag could be banned at veterans' cemeteries
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 7 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Some see it as a symbol of hate, others see it as a piece of history. The Confederate Flag is back in the spotlight, but this time at veterans’ cemeteries. The stars and stripes of the American flag surround thousands of... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Looters seeking relics dig up historic Civil War battlefield in Petersburgare trying to figure who has been digging holes around Petersburg National Batt
Looters seeking relics dig up historic Civil War battlefield in Petersburg
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 8 hours ago
are trying to figure who has been digging holes around Petersburg National Battlefield at a site where over 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died during the Civil War. An assessment of the park found "a large number of excavations," with NPS... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Civil War museum offers to take Louisville's controversial Confederate statueKy. (WDRB) -- A museum in Bardstown says it may be the answer in the tug-of-war
Civil War museum offers to take Louisville's controversial Confederate statue
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 8 hours ago
Ky. (WDRB) -- A museum in Bardstown says it may be the answer in the tug-of-war over the final resting place of the Confederate memorial statue near the University of Louisville. The Civil War museum in Bardstown has the largest collection... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Thieves steal Civil War relics from Petersburg National Battlefieldweek. They believe the crooks were likely looking for relics from the siege of
Thieves steal Civil War relics from Petersburg National Battlefield
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 hours ago
week. They believe the crooks were likely looking for relics from the siege of Petersburg, where more than 1,000 Union and Confederate soldiers were killed. “This is an affront to the memory of people who fought and died on this field and it is... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
'Roots' revived for a new generationyou live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, wh
'Roots' revived for a new generation
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 hours ago
you live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, who appears in Roots' fourth episode as a Confederate officer's fiancé, echoes Burton's sentiments. "I can't think of a time when this story wasn't (relevant)," says... Read more
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USA Today
'Roots' revived for a new generationof History's 'Roots' remake. (Photo: Steve Dietl) True Blood's Anna Paquin, wh
'Roots' revived for a new generation
USA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
of History's 'Roots' remake. (Photo: Steve Dietl) True Blood's Anna Paquin, who appears in Roots' fourth episode as a Confederate officer's fiancé, echoes Burton's sentiments. "I can't think of a time when this story wasn't (relevant)," says... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Graves help remind us of our historyOld City are rows of identical white stone slabs adjacent to the main drive thr
Graves help remind us of our history
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 hours ago
Old City are rows of identical white stone slabs adjacent to the main drive through the cemetery, only some of the 200 Confederate graves there. Some of these veterans were killed in the war while others died in Jacksonville at the Florida... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
'Roots' revived for a new generationyou live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, wh
'Roots' revived for a new generation
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
you live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, who appears in Roots' fourth episode as a Confederate officer's fiancé, echoes Burton's sentiments. "I can't think of a time when this story wasn't (relevant)," says... Read more
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Breitbart
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’place.” Of course, at the time, Union military officials were also worried tha
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
place.” Of course, at the time, Union military officials were also worried that it would be a magnificent place for Confederate forces to position their artillery. As the Arlington National Cemetery’s history of Arlington House points out,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
10 things you might not know about Memorial Dayhonor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday hon
10 things you might not know about Memorial Day
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
honor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday honoring Union soldiers, some states still have Confederate observances. Mississippi celebrates Confederate Memorial Day on the last Monday of April, Alabama on the fourth... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
'Roots' revived for a new generationyou live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, wh
'Roots' revived for a new generation
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
you live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, who appears in Roots' fourth episode as a Confederate officer's fiancé, echoes Burton's sentiments. "I can't think of a time when this story wasn't (relevant)," says... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
'Roots' revived for a new generationyou live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, wh
'Roots' revived for a new generation
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 10 hours ago
you live, whether you want to admit that or not." True Blood's Anna Paquin, who appears in Roots' fourth episode as a Confederate officer's fiancé, echoes Burton's sentiments. "I can't think of a time when this story wasn't (relevant)," says... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
10 things you might not know about Memorial Dayhonor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday hon
10 things you might not know about Memorial Day
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 hours ago
honor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday honoring Union soldiers, some states still have Confederate observances. Mississippi celebrates Confederate Memorial Day on the last Monday of April, Alabama on the fourth... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
10 things you might not know about Memorial Dayhonor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday hon
10 things you might not know about Memorial Day
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
honor those who died in war. • Even though Memorial Day began as a holiday honoring Union soldiers, some states still have Confederate observances. Mississippi celebrates Confederate Memorial Day on the last Monday of April, Alabama on the fourth... Read more
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