A statue of a Confederate soldier looks north on Hillsboro Street from the traffic circle of downtown Pittsboro. The N.C. House voted Monday to ban state agencies and local governments from removing monuments and other historical “objects of remembrance.”
A statue of a Confederate soldier looks north on Hillsboro Street from the traffic circle of downtown Pittsboro. The N.C. House voted Monday to ban state agencies and local governments from removing monuments and other historical “objects of remembrance.” Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
A statue of a Confederate soldier looks north on Hillsboro Street from the traffic circle of downtown Pittsboro. The N.C. House voted Monday to ban state agencies and local governments from removing monuments and other historical “objects of remembrance.” Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

NC House backs ban on removing historical monuments

July 20, 2015 9:13 PM