A statue of a Confederate soldier looks north on Hillsboro Street from the traffic circle of downtown Pittsboro. Gov. Pat McCrory will sign a bill banning 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. Gov. Pat McCrory will sign a bill banning 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. Gov. Pat McCrory will sign a bill banning state agencies and local governments from removing monuments and other historical “objects of remembrance.” Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

McCrory signs ban on removing historical monuments

July 23, 2015 6:45 PM