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  1. Some Americans hold tightly to Confederate flag in face of controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fountain Valley View

    Confederate flag supporters demonstrate atop Stone Mountain as they protest what they believe is an attack on their Southern heritage during a rally at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on Saturday. Confederate flags sit in the back of a police car as tourists walk by Ebenezer Baptist Church Thursday, in Atlanta.

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  2. Confederate Flag Supporters Rally in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga.-Hundreds of Confederate battle flags were waving in a Stone Mountain, Ga., parking lot on Saturday, at a rally in support of the controversial symbol. Some supporters danced to the tune of "Dixie" and others cheered as they stood atop pickup trucks.

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  3. Ragland, Harriett WadsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Lakeland Ledger

    HARRIETT WADSWORTH RAGLAND, 83 STONE MOUNTAIN, GA - Harriett Wadsworth Ragland, age 83, of Stone Mountain, GA passed away peacefully on July 31, 2015. Harriett was born on July 7, 1932, to John and Lois Wadsworth in Haines City, FL.

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  4. Couple weds at Confederate flag rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WPXI

    Autumn and Timothy Crosswhite of Marietta pose for a photo with their 2-year-old son Scott after marrying at a Confederate flag rally at Stone Mountain Park on Saturday, August 1, 2015. DANIEL FUNKE / [email protected] Autumn Brunson Crosswhite and her fiancA Timothy Crosswhite of Marietta married at the rally during a small ceremony of fellow Confederate flag supporters.

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  5. Photo: Confederate flag supporters climb Stone Mountain tRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Confederate flag supporters climb Stone Mountain to protest of what they believe is an attack on their Southern heritage during a rally at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  6. Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    Confederate flag supporters demonstrate atop Stone Mountain as they protest what they believe is an attack on their Southern heritage during a rally at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT Confederate flag supporter Jerry Gray of Conyers, Ga., is held back by a fellow supporter as he yells at Ku Klux Klan members to go home, while he and others protest what they believe is an attack on their Southern heritage during a rally at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  7. Good Times At Stone MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Talking Points Memo

    ... refrain from using racial slurs at a rally on behalf of the Confederate flag at the Confederate memorial at Stone Mountain, Georgia (aka the Confederate Mount Rushmore), things apparently did not all go according to plan. While most of the roughly ...

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  8. First Slice 8/2/15: Confederate flag fans rally at Stone Mountain,...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    First Slice 8/2/15: Confederate flag fans rally at Stone Mountain, remind rest of world that Georgia can be a weird and sad place

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  9. Tensions flare as Confederate flag supporter reaches for gun when...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    ... our Legal Terms & Policies Police stepped in to stop protests escalating as hundreds of people gathered at Stone Mountain in Georgia this weekend to celebrate the Confederate flag, as calls continue across the country for the flag to be banned. A ...

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  10. Supporters of Confederate flag rally in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... of pickup trucks and SUVs. "Normally, I'm a birder. I take pictures of birds and wildlife," said Thornton, a Stone Mountain resident and Vietnam veteran. "I just came up to see who would show up out here and how many people show up out here." A ...

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  11. Rallying to the top of Stone Mountain in Today in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Confederate flag supporters climb Stone Mountain to protest of what they believe is an attack on their Southern heritage during a rally at Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Ga., on Saturday. Large images of endangered species are projected on the south facade of The Empire State Building, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in New York.

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  12. Race relations in America: Making a case for mutual respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    ... Amazon, and eBay, among others. Some suggested the Confederate generals depicted upon the side of Georgia's Stone Mountain be removed. TV Land canceled reruns of the early 1980s television show "Dukes of Hazzard" because the iconic 1969 Dodge ...

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  13. Hundreds rallied in different states today in support of the Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    Hundreds gathered at Georgia's Stone Mountain Park today for a Confederate Flag rally, and others followed suit around the country. Stone Mountain is historic in that it bears a carving of Confederate leaders from the Civil War.

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  14. Hundreds Rally to Support Confederate Flag at Stone Mountain MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Breitbart.com

    On Saturday, hundreds upon hundreds of people from Georgia arrived at Stone Mountain, the nation's largest Confederate memorial, to show their support for the Confederate flag. The Southern Poverty Law Center reported that some of the attendees were armed: they tweeted a photo of one attendee openly carrying an AR-15 style rifle as he walked around.

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  15. Angry protests as civil rights leaders clash with Confederate flag...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    Angry protests as civil rights leaders clash with Confederate flag supporters at rally in the shadow of huge sculpture glorifying Civil War leaders Police had to step in to hold back protesters who started yelling obscenities at a large group of 'heritage not hate' marchers at Stone Mountain Park in central Georgia. The clash came against the backdrop of the world's largest pro-Confederate memorial - an enormous sculpture of rebel leaders carved into the mountain, measuring a total of three acres.

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  16. Confederate Flag Supporters Rally At Theme ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Refinery 29

    "We're treating it like the Fourth of July," Stone Mountain spokesman John Bankhead told the Atlanta newspaper in regard to park tightening security for the event. A photo tweeted by the Southern Povery Law Center shows attendees weren't arriving with just flags in tow, either: Besides, "leave your guns at home" wasn't among the event's rules.

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  17. Stone Mountain rally about 'heritage', not hate, participants sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WFTV Orlando

    Joel Colston and Dike Young pose for a photo with a friend at a Confederate flag rally at Stone Mountain Park on Friday, August 1, 2015. DANIEL FUNKE / [email protected] Rally-goer Tommy Westbrook chats with U.S. Representative Hank Johnson at Saturday's Confederate flag event at Stone Mountain Park.

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  18. Confederate flag supporters to rally at Stone MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Thousands of people from all over Georgia will meet at Stone Mountain State Park Saturday, to support and rally behind the confederate flag. "Even if people don't agree with the flag itself, we ask that you respect people's first amendment rights," said Amanda Fletcher.

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  19. Sadie J. Cruz, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sadie J. Cruz at 85 years old of Holbrook formerly of Brockton and Chelsea, passed away on July 28th. Former wife of Daniel Cruz, Sr. of Brockton, Devoted mother of Vanessa M. Cruz of Stone Mountain, GA., Antone D. Cruz of Holbrook, Daniel Cruz, Jr. of Roxbury, Rachel A. Griffin and her husband Timothy Sr. of Orange, Lisa Cruz Kincade of Roslindale and Darren K. Cruz and his fiance Ingrid of Brockton.

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  20. Opelousas Police Arrest Report for July 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... Battery, and Simple Criminal Damage to Property. 2. Cavin A. Henry 34 yrs. old B/M 4654 Eberline Court, Stone Mountain, GA.: Possession W/ Intent to Dist. Schedule I Drugs, Violation of Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substance, and Illegal use of CDS ...

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