The 1910 Confederate monument, seen here earlier in the week, stands outside the Old County Courthouse in downtown Monroe. Supporters of the monument and Confederate flag plan held a rally there Saturday morning.
The 1910 Confederate monument, seen here earlier in the week, stands outside the Old County Courthouse in downtown Monroe. Supporters of the monument and Confederate flag plan held a rally there Saturday morning. Adam Bell abell@charlotteobserver.com
The 1910 Confederate monument, seen here earlier in the week, stands outside the Old County Courthouse in downtown Monroe. Supporters of the monument and Confederate flag plan held a rally there Saturday morning. Adam Bell abell@charlotteobserver.com

Pro-Confederate flag rally in Monroe ‘peaceful and calm’

August 01, 2015 02:23 PM