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U.S. House moves to ban Confederate flag in federal cemeteries

...Confederate flags in states that commemorate Confederate Memorial Day. The cemeteries affected are the Andersonville and Vicksburg cemeteries in Georgia and Mississippi."The American Civil War was fought, in Abraham Lincoln's words, to 'save the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-08/us-house-moves-ban-confedera
South Carolina House approves bill removing Confederate flag

...Confederate flags in states that commemorate Confederate Memorial Day. The cemeteries affected are the Andersonville and Vicksburg cemeteries in Georgia and Mississippi.Also Wednesday, state police said they were investigating an unspecified number of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-09/south-carolina-house-approves-bill-
South lost the Civil War at Vicksburg

...books have examined the Union siege of Vicksburg, Miss., over the years, but that's...expertise in fiction and nonfiction. With Vicksburg 1863 , he brings the novelist's touch...version of the long campaign to capture Vicksburg and open up the Mississippi River from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/03/liv_522341.shtml
Life & style
Mrs. Dorothy Corley (VICKSBURG, Miss.)

VICKSBURG, Miss.- Mrs. Dorothy Maxine Chalker...2003 at River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg. Funeral services will be held 11 a...of Statesboro, Ga., Phil Corley of Vicksburg; and three grandchildren, Jeffrey Corley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/15/obi_381216.shtml
Obituaries
Mrs. Dorothy Corley (VICKSBURG, Miss.)

VICKSBURG, Miss.- Mrs. Dorothy Maxine Chalker...2003 at River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg. Funeral services will be held 11 a...of Statesboro, Ga., Phil Corley of Vicksburg; and three grandchildren, Jeffrey Corley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/16/obi_381315.shtml
Obituaries
Phillip N. Corley (VICKSBURG, Miss.)

VICKSBURG, Miss. - Phillip N. Corley, 63, died 18 Sept 2010 in Vicksburg, MS. Mr. Corley was a dedicated husband, father...Survivors include his wife, Marilyn N. Corley of Vicksburg, a son, Stephen (LeAnn) Corley of The Woodlands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2010-09-20/phillip-n-corley-vicksburg-mi
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Todd Gurley is ahead of schedule

...Seattle Seahawks.On Saturday, it was Butler's hometown of Vicksburg, Miss., that finally got a chance to celebrate with its...But the focus was on the 24-year-old Butler, a 2009 Vicksburg High graduate who made the Patriots as an undrafted free agent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-21/todd-gurley-ahead-schedule
Southeastern Conference football signings list

...Ala.Jonnas Spivey, wr, 6-1, 181, Bay Springs (Miss.) HSChris Stamps, db, 6-1, 170, Warren Central HS, Vicksburg, Miss.Michael Story, ol, 6-4, 290, Ripley (Miss.) HSDeddrick Thomas, wr, 5-9, 170, Memphis Central HS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-05/southeastern-conference-f
Military Park offers history and economic boost

VICKSBURG, Miss. -- Today it is a tranquil place...brought a proud city to its knees. The Vicksburg National Military Park turns 100 this...a tour through history. The siege of Vicksburg by Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant in 1863...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/23/met_254184.shtml
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Civil War message decoded

...the desperate Confederate commander in Vicksburg on the day the Mississippi city fell...Ulysses S. Grant, ending the Siege of Vicksburg in what historians say was a turning...William A. Smith, who served during the Vicksburg siege.It was Wright who decided to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-12-25/civil-war-message-decoded
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