1887 time capsule found inside Robert E. Lee Monument

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Crews working at a former Robert E. Lee monument in Virginia located what they believe is a time capsule from 1887, according to Brian Dickerson with Dickerson Construction. Looking for a scare? Hit the Haunted History Trail of New York State The copper time capsule was found at 11:41 a.m. and … Read more

Robert E. Lee statue removed from its pedestal on Monument Avenue

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The country’s largest Confederate statue, and the last one standing on Richmond’s Monument Avenue, was removed this morning. The Robert E. Lee statue weighs more than 12 tons and was lifted off its granite pedestal in one piece. It was then deconstructed into two pieces in order to transport the statue. … Read more