A Virginia elementary school named for a Confederate general will now carry the name of America’s first black president Barack Obama! Veuer's Rob Smith has all the details.        

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    U.S. Former President Barack Obama speaks during an event at the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia c...
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  • School named after Confederate general to be renamed Barack Obama Elementary
    RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- A Richmond elementary school named after a Confederate general is getting a new name. The Richmond School Board on Monday voted 6-1 in favor of changing the name of J.E.B Stuar...
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  • A School in the Former Capital of the Confederacy Is Renamed for Barack Obama, the Nation's First Black President
    will change the name of a school that commemorates a Confederate general ... Barack Obama Elementary School. Members of the school's community submitted ideas for a new name for the 390-student school ...
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  • School honoring Confederate general renamed Barack Obama Elementary
    The top three finalist names on Monday night were Barack Obama ... This is not the first school to be named after Obama, but it appears to be the first school renamed from a Confederate general to the ...
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  • Richmond School Named After Confederate General Renamed For Obama
    RICHMOND, VA — An elementary school in Richmond that was named after a Confederate general has been renamed for the ... about 400 K-5 students and is more than 90 percent black — Barack Obama Elementa...
    06/19/2018 - 4:36 am | View Link
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  • Virginia School Drops Confederate General’s Name in Favor ...
    The name change in Richmond was not the first time that a school has been stripped of its Confederate nomenclature and replaced with that of the former president. In Jackson, Miss., last year, Davis International Baccalaureate Elementary School, which was named after Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederate States of America, was also renamed after Mr. Obama.
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    J.E.B Stuart Elementary School in Richmond was named for a prominent general in the Confederate Army. Now it will be renamed for the nation's first black president. In a former capital of the Confederacy, an elementary school honors the country's first African-American president.
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    June 19, 2018 Virginia School Named After Confederate General Is Renamed Barack Obama Elementary School The school had drawn controversy for a name honoring a Confederate figure.
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  • A Virginia school named after a Confederate general will ...
    A public school in Virginia that had been named after a Confederate general voted on Monday to rename itself from J.E.B. Stuart Elementary to Barack Obama Elementary School. The Richmond Public School board secured the name change in a majority 6-1 vote, and Barack Obama Elementary school was among the top seven finalists.
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  • School named for confederate general renamed to Barack ...
    School named for confederate general renamed to Barack Obama E.S. A Virginia elementary school named for a Confederate general will now carry the name of America’s first black president Barack Obama! Veuer's Rob Smith has all the details.
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