Charlottesville Removes Tarps Covering Lee, Jackson Statues
Charlottesville Removes Tarps Covering Lee, Jackson Statues

Charlottesville has removed the tarps covering two statues. Crews with the city removed the "mourning shrouds" off the statue of Lee and "Stonewall" Jackson early Wednesday.

CPD Charge Richmond Man with Trespassing in Connection to Tarp Removals
CPD Charge Richmond Man with Trespassing in Connection to Tarp Removals

Charlottesville police have arrested and charged a Richmond man in connection to the recent removal of the tarps covering both the Lee and Jackson statues.

February 8th, 11:03 AM EST by John Early
Shrouds Removed From Confederate Statues Overnight
Shrouds Removed From Confederate Statues Overnight

Charlottesville police are investigating who removed the shrouds from the Confederate statues overnight on Saturday, February 3. City crews put the black shrouds back up on Sunday, February 4. 

February 4th, 5:23 PM EST by Emmy Freedman
Man Accused of Vandalism within Emancipation Park Appears in Court
Man Accused of Vandalism within Emancipation Park Appears in Court

Brian R. Lambert appeared in Charlottesville General District Court Thursday. He is accused of vandalizing the fence around the Lee statue, being drunk in public, and other charges.

January 11th, 9:45 AM EST by John Early
Group Calls for City to Pay Fine for Tarps Covering Statues
Group Calls for City to Pay Fine for Tarps Covering Statues

The legal battle continues over two Confederate statues in a pair of Charlottesville downtown parks. The same group that’s fighting to keep those statues downtown is calling on a judge to force the city to remove the tarps covering them.

November 20th, 3:55 PM EST by Emmy Freedman
Police Charge Man in Connection to Vandalism in Emancipation Park
Police Charge Man in Connection to Vandalism in Emancipation Park

Brian Roland Lambert is facing several charges after police say he vandalized fencing in Charlottesville's Emancipation Park.

November 8th, 11:24 AM EST by John Early
Charlottesville Judge Rules Confederate Statue Shrouds Remain
Charlottesville Judge Rules Confederate Statue Shrouds Remain

A judge has ruled the black shrouds covering the statues of Robert E. Lee and Thomas Johnathan “Stonewall” Jackson in downtown Charlottesville will remain.

October 4th, 2:56 PM EDT by John Early
New Measure Seeks to Stop Removal of Tarps Over Charlottesville Statues
New Measure Seeks to Stop Removal of Tarps Over Charlottesville Statues

Charlottesville is taking new steps to try to prevent people from removing tarps over the statues of Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and "Stonewall" Jackson.

September 19th, 10:09 AM EDT by John Early
Charlottesville's Statues of Lee and Jackson Again Go Under Covers
Charlottesville's Statues of Lee and Jackson Again Go Under Covers

Tarps are again going over Charlottesville's two statues of Confederate generals. Crews began to shroud the statues of "Stonewall" Jackson and Robert E. Lee Monday afternoon.

September 18th, 2:19 PM EDT by John Early
Shrouds Removed from Both Confederate Statues in Charlottesville
Shrouds Removed from Both Confederate Statues in Charlottesville

Two controversial statues of confederate generals in Charlottesville lost their tarps on September 16. 

September 16th, 7:06 PM EDT by Jennifer Walker
Another New Tarp Placed Over Lee Statue in Emancipation Park
Another New Tarp Placed Over Lee Statue in Emancipation Park

A tarp is once again covering the Lee statue in Charlottesville. Crews were in Emancipation Park Monday to put a new tarp over the statue after a tarp was taken down Sunday.

August 28th, 9:21 AM EDT by John Early
Unknown Person Removes Black Tarp from Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville
Unknown Person Removes Black Tarp from Robert E. Lee Statue in Charlottesville

A tarp that covered the statue of confederate General Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville’s Emancipation Park has been removed by an unknown person.    

August 27th, 4:37 PM EDT by Jennifer Walker
Tarp Over Charlottesville's Lee Statue Vandalized Again
Tarp Over Charlottesville's Lee Statue Vandalized Again

The tarp covering the statue of Confederate General Robert E Lee in downtown Charlottesville has been vandalized yet again.

August 25th, 9:40 AM EDT by John Early
Crews Cover Charlottesville's Confederate Statues
Crews Cover Charlottesville's Confederate Statues

Statues of Confederate generals in downtown Charlottesville are now hidden under dark tarps.

August 23rd, 1:13 PM EDT by John Early

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