Charm City now houses four statues: the Confederate Soldiers and Sailor Monument on Mount Royal Avenue, the Confederate Women's Monument on West University Parkway, the Roger B. Taney Monument on Mount Vernon Place, and the Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "But we will also be able to add additional signage to give the statues the appropriate context and explain how they came to be and what was going on in Lexington at that time". The board suggested removing two of the four, but for some unknown reason, the process stalled almost a year before Rawlings-Blake left office, Pugh noted.
'I am taking action to relocate the Confederate statues.
Pugh said she wants the statues to be placed in Confederate cemeteries elsewhere in Maryland. New Orleans completed the removal process at a cost of $2.1 million within two months following a lengthy court battle.
A statue of a Confederate soldier called "Old Joe" also was removed from outside the Alachua County Administration Building in Gainesville, Florida, on Monday, although the removal already had been in the works for a while. Councilman Brandon Scott told the Sun that he would introduce a resolution at Monday's Council meeting demanding removal.
Violent clashes occurred Saturday between white nationalists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville.
The statues of John Hunt Morgan and John C. Breckinridge are on the grounds of Lexington's former courthouse, which is set to become a visitor's center. We hope other cities follow Lexington's example.
The risky stunt was performed today, and soon after, the star began limping, worrying his staff and crew. In Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation , Cruise filmed a sequence as he hung from A400 plane in mid-air.
The latest Kuo report comes after another one which indicated the Touch ID under the display is not happening on the iPhone 8 . The display glass will have a graphite layer beneath the surface to protect the smartphone from overheating.
He further said American officials should be aware that the legislation was just the first step against anti-Iran measures. During Sunday's voting session, 240 out of 244 legislators approved the missile spending bill.
He was also accused of thrashing and torturing some Special Police Officers at gunpoint and circulated the scenes on social media. They alleged, "Ansar Ghuzwat-ul-Hind headed by Zakir Musa has been created to divide Kashmir nation".
Huntsman Cancer Institute CEO Mary Beckerle cited patients' happiness with their care as tightly connected to the high ranking. News and World Report which ranks hospitals based on patient care, patient safety, clinical resources and family involvement.
Since the arrival of Kelly, who joined Trump in Bedminster over the weekend, the president has continued to be active on Twitter . Like the CT senator, Trump also received five military deferments that allowed him to escape service in the Vietnam War .
Ex On The Beach star Jemma grins before repeating the question, to which Sarah adds: 'It's not for me to say'. She did confess however, that while they were once close, it wasn't always easy being part of a girl band.
2 killed in helicopter crash in Virginia
Police said the helicopter was assisting law enforcement officers monitoring the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. Cullen graduated from the Virginia State Police Academy in May 1994 as a member of the 90th Basic Session.
Snapchat takes another hit on Wall Street
Canaccord Genuity restated a "hold" rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Snap in a report on Friday, May 12th. Narwhal Capital Management acquired a new position in shares of Snap during the first quarter valued at about $282,000.
Cuban diplomats expelled after alleged 'acoustic attack'
Cuban officials have pledged to investigate the incidents as well and take appropriate action, the officials told the Post . The US embassy in Havana only opened in 2015 as part of former President Obama's rapprochement with Cuba.
12 killed in Nigeria church shooting; drug lords suspected
Philip Catholic church in Ekwusigo local government area of the state . "My heart goes to the bereaved at this moment of pain". Oye, who described the attack as wicked, urged the security agencies to unravel those responsible for the dastardly act.