American History
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Cape Fear Museum sends Confederate flag away for preservation
Submitted by Shontrelle Robinson on Fri, 07/23/2010 - 9:52am.

With gloves on and ready to pack, museum staff wrapped, packed and boxed the second of two Civil War-era flags today. They're going to Minnesota on Monday to be conserved.

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Grant will help local students learn about American history
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/24/2009 - 3:03pm.

The US Department of Education has given UNCW almost a million dollars in grant money to ramp up history lessons for kids in local school districts.

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Juneteenth Festival
Submitted by on Sat, 06/14/2008 - 5:39pm.

videoJuneteenth is an annual event that celebrates the freedom of African slaves. The festival started back in Texas in the late 1800's. Today dozens of Juneteenth festivals go on across the country and right here in southeastern North Carolina.

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