White Supremacists Hold Torch-Lit Rally at Lee Park Saturday, May 13
White Supremacists Hold Torch-Lit Rally at Lee Park Saturday, May 13

A group of Confederate heritage supporters held a vigil around the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee with torches fired up to show their opposition to removing the statue.

Charlottesville Leaders Condemn Torchlight Demonstration at Lee Park
Charlottesville Leaders Condemn Torchlight Demonstration at Lee Park

Across the board, Charlottesville leaders are condemning Saturday night's torchlight demonstration in Lee Park by a group opposed to the removal of Confederate statues.

Sunday, May 14th 2017, 6:32 PM EDT
Religious Leaders Call for 'Supportive Environment' After Lee Park Events
Religious Leaders Call for 'Supportive Environment' After Lee Park Events

The Charlottesville Clergy Collective drafted a statement in the wake of demonstrations at Lee Park over the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee.

Monday, May 15th 2017, 3:32 PM EDT
Councilors Address Weekend Rallies, BRC Suggestions at Meeting
Councilors Address Weekend Rallies, BRC Suggestions at Meeting

Monday night, Charlottesville City Council started off its meeting addressing the events of this weekend, including the rallies on Saturday and Sunday evenings, and took up suggestions from the Blue Ribbon Commission.

Monday, May 15th 2017, 10:42 PM EDT
Sons of Confederate Veterans Issues Statement on Lee Park Protest
Sons of Confederate Veterans Issues Statement on Lee Park Protest

The Virginia division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans have taken to Facebook to condemn last weekend's torch lit protest against removing the Robert E. Lee statue from downtown Charlottesville.

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 12:36 PM EDT
Charlottesville Albemarle NAACP Speaks Out Against Protests in Lee Park
Charlottesville Albemarle NAACP Speaks Out Against Protests in Lee Park

Charlottesville Albemarle NAACP held a press conference Wednesday to speak out against last weekend’s protests in Lee Park.

Wednesday, May 17th 2017, 12:25 PM EDT
Albemarle County Farm Owner Offers Insight on Race in Viral Facebook Post
Albemarle County Farm Owner Offers Insight on Race in Viral Facebook Post

A central Virginia farmer's post is going viral right now on social media. Chris Newman, owner of Sylvanaqua Farms in Albemarle County, posted a message about race relations.

Thursday, May 18th 2017, 5:59 PM EDT
Charlottesville Religious Groups Rally for Peace at Lee Park
Charlottesville Religious Groups Rally for Peace at Lee Park

Religious groups came together Wednesday to counter a possible Confederate heritage rally in downtown Charlottesville.

Wednesday, May 31st 2017, 10:54 AM EDT
Gubernatorial Candidate Holds Rally Outside Charlottesville City Hall
Gubernatorial Candidate Holds Rally Outside Charlottesville City Hall

Ahead of a city council meeting, Republican Virginia gubernatorial candidate Corey Stewart held a rally outside Charlottesville City Hall to denounce council for voting to remove Confederate statues.

Tuesday, February 21st 2017, 9:50 PM EST