Confederate battle flag flies over Great Northern Fair
Last updated 7/25/2022 at 11:23am
Editor’s note: This version corrects an editing error that referred to the battle flag of The Army of North Virginia as “The Stars and Bars.” That refers to the original flag of the Confederate States of America.
During this year's Great Northern Fair, the battle flag of the Army of North Virginia, widely recognized as a symbol of white supremacy, could be seen flying prominently at a flag-selling booth in front of the fairground's arena main entrance.
No members of the Great Northern Fair Board or the Hill County Commission have been willing to comment on the propriety of such a sy...