Confederate general

News Radio 1140 WRVA
January 11, 2019 - 12:05 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — A school board in northern Virginia has picked a new name for a school that had been named for Confederate general Robert E. Lee. News outlets report that Washington-Lee High School will now be known as Washington-Liberty High School. The Arlington County school board voted 5-...
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dreamstime
July 16, 2018 - 3:25 pm
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — School officials in Virginia are renaming a school named for a Confederate general. Media outlets report that after a one-hour debate Monday the Roanoke School Board voted 6-1 to rename Stonewall Jackson Middle School. The school will be renamed John P. Fishwick Middle School...
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