• Fate of Rockville’s Confederate statue debated

    ROCKVILLE, Md. — The city has joined the national debate over what to do with Confederate memorials with a discussion of the statue that sits next to the Red Brick Courthouse. Montgomery County citizens, along…

  • Man gets community service for defacing Confederate monument

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A man must perform 100 hours of community service after pleading guilty to defacing a Confederate monument in Richmond. Media outlets report that 39-year-old Joseph Weindl of Richmond pleaded guilty on…

  • Attorney: Man regrets defacing Virginia Confederate monument

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The attorney for a man charged with defacing a Confederate monument in Richmond, Virginia, says his client regrets the action. Attorney Daniel Watkins says Joseph Weindl will reimburse the city for…

  • 105-year-old Confederate statue stirs controversy in Loudoun (Photos)

    A statue of a Confederate soldier that has stood in front of the historic courthouse in Loudoun County since 1908 is now being called inappropriate and a local lawyer says it should be removed.