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Executive director believes Confederate monuments would be great for Beauvoir

A lot of people think Beauvoir, the Jefferson Davis home in Biloxi, would be a perfect spot for the statues. (Photo source: WLOX) A lot of people think Beauvoir, the Jefferson Davis home in Biloxi, would be a perfect spot for the statues. (Photo source: WLOX)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

New Orleans removed the controversial Jefferson Davis statue overnight Thursday. The Davis statue is the second Confederate-era monument to be dismantled. Two more will be taken down in the next few weeks.

A lot of people think Beauvoir, the Jefferson Davis home in Biloxi, would be a perfect spot for the statues.

We talked to executive director Dr. Tom Payne about that, and there appears to be some confusion coming out of the New Orleans Mayor's Office.

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