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RELEASE: 2017 CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY
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RELEASE: 2017 CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY

THE STATE OF GEORGIA PROCLAIMS APRIL IS CONFEDERATE HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH AND CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY ON APRIL 26. April is Confederate History and Heritage month as proclaimed by the Georgia Code O.C.G.A. § 1-4-20 and Georgia’s Confederate Memorial Day is April 26. All across our great State Sons of Confederate Camps and United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapters are having annual memorial services and placing memorial flags on our Southern Heroes graves in honor of Georgia’s Veterans. When the […]

ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION
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ANNUAL ROBERT E LEE CELEBRATION

The Georgia Division’s  Annual General Robert E. Lee’s Birthday Event Will be celebrated at the Jefferson Davis Memorial Park in Irwinville Jan. 21, 2017 . Due to changes in policy at Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, the annual Georgia Division Robert E. Lee Birthday Celebration has been moved to Jeff Davis Memorial Park in Irwinville, Georgia. There will be a parade, a fine program, musket and artillery salutes, some refreshments, with the Executive Council meeting to follow. Chaplain-in-Chief Ray Parker is our […]

GRISWOLDVILLE COMMEMORATION
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GRISWOLDVILLE COMMEMORATION

ANNUAL GRISWOLDVILLE BATTLEFIELD LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM & COMMEMORATION SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016   On behalf of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Jarrell Plantation Historic Site, 16th Georgia Regiment Company G and The Camp of the Unknown Soldier #2218. We invite you to attend this Annual Memorial Service of the Battle of Griswoldville.   9:30-11:30 AM                    Living History Program 10:30 AM                           Battlefield Tours 12 Noon                             Memorial Service   (NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOT HELD AT THE JARRELL PLANTATION BUT […]

Georgia Division Launches Mobile Apps
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Georgia Division Launches Mobile Apps

The Georgia Division is pleased to announce the release of mobile apps for both the Android and iPhone platforms.  The Georgia Division was the first SCV organisation to begin development of a mobile app and is currently the only SCV entity to have both Android and iPhone versions available.  Both apps are free to members and friends alike.  Download the version that best suits your phone or tablet below and share with all your friends who love Southern Heritage! The […]

MARY PHAGAN DAY OBSERVED IN GEORGIA
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MARY PHAGAN DAY OBSERVED IN GEORGIA

LITTLE MARY PHAGAN DAY RECOGNIZED IN GEORGIA   (ATLANTA – June 1, 2016) Three years ago, the Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans authorized an annual day to remember “Little Mary Phagan,” one of Georgia’s daughters who was brutally murdered while on her way to attend a Confederate Memorial Day parade in 1913.  Her murder remains one of the most tragic stories in Georgia history; but the memory of this innocent girl — and the immediate response of […]

NEW MONUMENT DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA
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NEW MONUMENT DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA

NEW CONFEDERATE MONUMENT TO BE DEDICATED IN DAHLONEGA   (ATLANTA – May 24, 2016)  Despite politically-correct attacks on Confederate monuments and symbols over the past year, the Sons of Confederate Veterans in Georgia have been continuing work on increasing the number of Confederate monuments across the state.  The next such monument will be dedicated on Memorial Day on May 30th at 3:00 pm at 99 Courthouse Hill in Dahlonega. The Blue Ridge Rifles Camp # 1860 has been working on […]

RESOLUTION AGAINST VA BILL
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RESOLUTION AGAINST VA BILL

RESOLUTION OF CONDEMNATION AGAINST PROPOSED VETERANS ADMINISTRATION BILL  (ATLANTA – May 31, 2016) The Georgia Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans condemns in the most vehement manner H.R. 4974 passed on May 19, 2016 entitled “Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017” which included an anti-Southern bigoted amendment to prohibit large scale displays of Confederate flags in Veterans Administration Cemeteries (effectively, all national cemeteries), including mass Confederate graves.  The proposed resolution is a slap in […]

BILL INTRODUCED TO ERASE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY
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BILL INTRODUCED TO ERASE CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY

Above, Georgia state senator Vincent Fort, author of the bill to erase Confederate holidays, is shown being previously arrested for participating in a protest of Occupy Atlanta in an effort to impede the 2nd Amendment. The Georgia Taliban isn’t wasting anytime in this 2016 legislative session. Taliban leader and State Senator Vincent Fort of Atlanta has filed this week State Senate Bill 294 in the Georgia State Legislature.  The below summary of the State Senate bill 294 says it all: […]

Stop the Attack on Stone Mountain Park Now!
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Stop the Attack on Stone Mountain Park Now!

The 2016 Georgia Legislative Session opened on January 11, 2016 and already Representative LeDawn Jones (D) of District 62 of DeKalb County has entered House Bill 760 to change the purpose of Stone Mountain and gives unlimited power to state bureaucrats to make “appropriate changes” to Georgia’s Monuments. If you oppose this attack on our Confederate Memorial at Stone Mountain, here are specific things you can do right now.  Remember, the enemies of our Southern Heritage are serious about making […]

Liberals Introduce Bill to Change Stone Mountain Park
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Liberals Introduce Bill to Change Stone Mountain Park

The 2016 Georgia Legislative Session opened on January 11, 2016 and already Representative LeDawn Jones (D) of District 62 of DeKalb County has entered House Bill 760 to change the purpose of Stone Mountain and gives unlimited power to state bureaucrats to make “appropriate changes” to Georgia’s Monuments. House Bill 760 makes the following changes: Eliminates Stone Mountain Memorial Park as a memorial to the Confederacy. Gives the state, its agencies, departments, authorities, or instrumentalities overseeing such monuments or memorials […]