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Stories with person: Glenn F. McConnell
  • Confederate heritage group loses its Southern influence 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 7:28 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The Sons of Confederate Veterans knew an attack on their cherished symbols would come after seeing photos of the white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers displaying Confederate battle flags. They just didn't expect it from their right flank.

  • Shootings highlight dark past for Charleston race relations story has photos
    Updated: Jun-19-15 6:17 pm

    With a dark past and complicated present, race relations have always been a challenge in Charleston, the city where police say a young white man shot nine people to death at a historic black church.