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Lake Village street Confederate no more

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A NEW NAME: At street renaming ceremony.
  • A NEW NAME: At street renaming ceremony.
Demetria Edwards, a Lake Village lawyer, sends photos of the formal renaming Saturday of what had been Confederate Street in Lake Village for the late Sgt. Thomas Armour Jr., a Lake Village Vietnam veteran.

Edwards, who is also a pastor, led the drive to rename Confederate Street, whose residents all happened to be black.
NAMESAKE: Gerard Armour with photo of his father, who now has a Lake Village street named for him.
  • NAMESAKE: Gerard Armour with photo of his father, who now has a Lake Village street named for him.





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