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Saint Louis statue, Art Hill
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Sam Masterson
June 25, 2020 - 8:01 am
A group of St. Louis area Catholics are gathering nightly at a statue in St. Louis to pray for peace in the city and that the statue won't be removed.
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Saint Louis statue, Art Hill
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Sam Masterson
June 23, 2020 - 9:48 am
President Donald Trump plans to crack down hard on protesters damaging monuments with the threat of up to 10 years in prison.
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Saint Louis statue, Art Hill
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Sam Masterson
June 19, 2020 - 10:08 am
A petition has been made with hopes of changing the city's name of St. Louis and taking down a statue of its namesake, Saint Louis IX, in Forest Park.
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Christopher Columbus statue
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Sam Masterson
June 17, 2020 - 8:28 am
The titles of all roads, parks, and statues in St. Louis County are being reviewed for potentially problematic namesakes.
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statue, arguments
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Sam Masterson
June 16, 2020 - 7:59 am
The statue of Christopher Columbus in Tower Grove Park is being removed on Tuesday, it comes after a petition with more than 2,000 signatures was started online.
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Christopher Columbus
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Sam Masterson
June 15, 2020 - 4:04 pm
There's a new push to remove the statue of Christopher Columbus in Tower Grove Park, after a similar effort was made just last year.
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statue of Ceres
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Associated Press
December 18, 2019 - 5:29 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The statue of a Roman goddess that prompted a brief controversy returned to the dome of the Missouri State Capitol Tuesday. The statue of Ceres, the Roman goddess of agriculture and grain crops, was taken down last year for structural and cosmetic repairs. A 550-ton crane...
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Sam Masterson
October 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The reach of Cardinals Nation has been extended 7,000 miles away to Nanjing, China thanks to a gift from St. Louis which was unveiled Monday. A bronze statue of St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was placed outside a youth ballpark as a gift from St. Louis to its sister...
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September 26, 2019 - 7:11 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Christopher Columbus is staying put in Tower Grove Park. The park board has ruled the controversial statue of the explorer will remain near the park's entrance. Related: Christopher Columbus Statue Future in Tower Grove Park Still Being Discussed However, signs will be added...
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Statue of Virgin Mary outside Holy Family School on June 11, 2019
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Brad Choat
June 11, 2019 - 10:51 pm
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX) - Vandals knocked the heads off two statues outside Holy Family Catholic School in Granite City, early Tuesday. The parish priest, Father Jeff Holtman, says surveillance video's been given to police. He had this reaction when KMOX News asked him about the contents of the...
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