Columbus is calling for state legislators to remove the Confederate emblem on the flag of Mississippi, following a 5-1 vote from the city council Tuesday evening to pass a resolution in support.
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Mississippi is suffering on the economic development front, and Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins said the problem is mostly self-inflicted.
Mississippi universities that refuse to fly the Confederate-themed state flag could lose proposed tax breaks, the latest twist in a long battle over a symbol critics see as racist.
If one state senator has his way, Mississippi’s colleges will fly the state flag or their presidents will pay.
The Mississippi flag with the Confederate battle emblem won’t fly outside the new Tupelo Police Department building — at least for a year.
The Mississippi state flag will remain in the City of Tupelo.
In non-maritime references, the word “flagship” is used to describe one of a group of things which is recognized for its leadership qualities.
The Mississippi flag is effectively removed from exterior public display at Mississippi State University.
A McComb selectman’s motion to remove the Mississippi state flag from all city buildings because of its Confederate battle emblem has failed.