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29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Confederate Soldier's Descendant to Speak in Winchester Turner Ashby Camp 1567 Sons of Confederate Veterans Winchester, VA For Immediate Release: September 19, 2006 Contact: John Fox, 540-665-8567 The Turner Ashby Camp #1567, Sons of Confederate Veterans will welcome H.K. Edgerton at their Tuesday, October 10 meeting at 7 pm. The free meeting will be held at Shenandoah University's Henkel Hall auditorium and the public is [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Southern Activist visits Memphis to protest proposed name change of city parks BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC – H. K. Edgerton, prominent black Southern culture activist, will be in Memphis, Tennessee, Wednesday and Thursday protesting that city’s proposed renaming of three public parks with Confederate associations. The contemplated name changes will be the subject of a public forum at Memphis’ Pyramid Arena Thursday at 4:30. Edgerton says [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Reflection / March Across Dixie Anniversary Months As we are now in the third anniversary months of the Historic "March Across Dixie", I would love to report that the our beloved South and her honorable people had been vindicated from the distortions and outright lies told by the conqueror of the events and causes that led up to her separation from the Union. Unfortunately we find [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Battle flag waves to restore pride in southern heritage By Luci Weldon, The Warren Record If you were driving down the road and saw a black man carrying a Confederate flag, what would your reaction be? Many of us would have to admit that we would be surprised to say the least because the sight of a Confederate flag is likely to spark strong emotions. To [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Former NAACP leader supports Confederate flag Maryville, Blount County (WVLT) - No matter where you go across the south, almost everybody's got an opinion on the rebel flag. If you remember earlier this month, the Maryville School Board banned the flag from any school related function, but an African American man well known to civil rights issues says that's not right and he's taking his protest [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Flag Appreciation On Wednesday October 27, 2005, for no reason other than it was a good day as any day is, to fly the Southern Cross ; I place my chair across from the fairway of the seventh green of Asheville Municipal Golf Course. After being there for only a short time, I began to hope that all the cars honking as they pass by, not [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      H.K. Edgerton's March To Richmond MARCH TO RICHMOND DAY 7: Tuesday May 25, 2004 DUPONT SPRUANCE PLANT TO CAPITOL IN RICHMOND 15 MILES Today was a most excellent day and a wonderful way to arrive in Richmond. The march began at the DuPont Spruance Plant, a significant starting point considering DuPont's blatant discrimination against Confederate Southern Americans. Many folks turned out and marched with HK and [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Rebel flag draws support from former NAACP officer Brandishing a Confederate flag and decked in Dixie Outfitters wear Monday morning, H.K. Edgerton said there's one side of the story in the Ohio County schools' Confederate flag battle that's been completely left out. While John Outlaw pushes for a ban of the Confederate flag in his daughter's school -- remembering the days when the flag was used [...]

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Heritage/Public Opinion Shaping On Thursday October, not having the necessary funds to go to Marysville, Tennessee I chose the next best thing. I journeyed to Johnson City, Tennessee and arrived at Dixie Barbecue at approximately 12:30 PM. I remained there with the Southern Cross flying until 5:00 Pm, then had supper with Commander Jim Maddox and Alan Howell the owner. HK

29 09, 2006

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Back to the main articles page      Black Southern Activist To Lead Peace March on Gettysburg Southern Legal Resource Center, Inc. News Release August 18, 2004 BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC -- H. K. Edgerton, former NAACP officer turned Southern Heritage spokesman and Confederate Southern-American, will lead a peace march in response to an artist’s “lynching” of a Confederate flag at Gettysburg (PA) College on Sept. 3. The lynching ceremony, titled, “The Proper Way to [...]