Alachua County, FL to Move Confederate Monument

"Old Joe" located at the Alachua County Administration Building. Courtesy wuft.org
“Old Joe” located at the Alachua County Administration Building. Courtesy wuft.org

In the seemingly unending assault on anything Confederate, the Alachua County Commission has agreed to move the Confederate monument located at in downtown Gainesville to the Matheson History Museum.

As it always seems this issue has brought out all kinds of people from both sides wishing to voice their opinion. The funny thing, a year ago how many of them even knew the monument was there and if they knew, did they care.

Read about the move in the local paper here.

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