UPDATE: Albemarle Co. Votes to Drop Lee-Jackson Day Holiday
UPDATE: Albemarle Co. Votes to Drop Lee-Jackson Day Holiday

Albemarle County has now joined the city of Charlottesville in abandoning its celebration of a holiday that honors two confederate generals.

February 10th, 5:52 PM EST
Cville City Council Hears Input on Lee-Jackson Day
Cville City Council Hears Input on Lee-Jackson Day

Charlottesville City Council is considering a request to end the city's recognition of a state holiday that honors Confederate State Army Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.

Monday, February 2nd 2015, 6:02 PM EST
Charlottesville May End Celebration of Lee-Jackson Day
Charlottesville May End Celebration of Lee-Jackson Day

Charlottesville City Council will hold a public hearing Monday, February 2, about ending the observance of Lee-Jackson Day.

Sunday, February 1st 2015, 3:39 PM EST
Lee-Jackson Day Celebrating Virginia History
Lee-Jackson Day Celebrating Virginia History

Friday is a special day in Virginia's history, as we celebrate Lee-Jackson Day. This annual holiday has been celebrated by Virginians for more than 100 years.

Tuesday, March 22nd 2016, 4:42 PM EDT