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Council Hears Complaints About Confederate Flag


June 25, 2018

Brevard City Council will hear its legal options at a later date after listening to concerns about the Confederate flags that were displayed during the Memorial Day parade this year.

Local NAACP officials and others expressed concerns during last week’s council meeting.

Tommy Kilgore, president of the local NAACP chapter, Kathleen Barnes, the local chapter’s secretary, and resident Sue Null were among those who spoke at the meeting during public comment.

Kilgore said, as a Brevard native, he has been “very proud” of the city’s progress.

“I was born into segregation, and I g...

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