Poster from Dan McArthur

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

THE DIXIE NAME CONTROVERSY

in Utah's Dixie

ISSUES

TBD


REFERENCES

Letter to the Editor
By Heber Jones, November 10, 2012

Time To Get Real In Dixie
By Heber Jones, December 2012

Confederate soldiers come tumbling down; Dixie State College feeling the heat?
Article by Chris Caldwell, St. George News, December 6, 2012

Utah's Dixie had no sympathy for South
By Thomas G. Alexander
The Salt Lake Tribune, December 16, 2012

Don't be offended by 'Dixie' name
By Wiilliam Way
The Spectrum, December 20, 2012

Consider background on 'Dixie' name
By Douglas D. Alder
The Spectrum, December 31, 2012

No reason to drop Dixie from school's name
By Gregory A. Prince
The Salt Lake Tribune, January 1, 2013

Don't erase 'Dixie' as part of our past and future
By Jerold L. Hagen
The Spectrum, [Date ?]

What’s in a name? Interlocal board, community members discuss Dixie Center St. George name change
Article by Hollie Stark, St. George News, June 30, 2020

Dixie State University to consider dropping 'Dixie' from its name
Article by The Associated Press, St. George News, July 1, 2020

'You're not going to get rid of racism': 80-year-old woman organizes protest to 'Protect Utah's Dixie'
Article by Ryne Williams, St. George News, July 2, 2020

For nearly 160 years, St. George has been known as Utah's 'Dixie.' The name is all over the city.
    Is it time to change?

Article by Terrell Wilkins, St. George Spectrum & Daily News, July 3, 2020

Letter to the Editor, St. George News
By H. C. Jones, July 7, 2020

St. George 'Dixie' debate rekindled
Article by Terell Wilkins, Southern Utah Weekly Spotlight, 7/12/2020

UPDATED: ‘It can be offensive’: Dixie getting dropped from name of regional medical center
Article by Chris Reed, St. George News, July 16, 2020

Defending 'Dixie', Rally to protect city's nickname draws huge St. George crowd
Article by Terell Wilkins, Southern Utah Weekly Spotlight, 7/19/2020

Letter to the Editor, The Spectrum & Daily News
By H. C. Jones, July 24, 2020

History behind 'Dixie' debate
Article by Kaitlyn Bancroft, Southern Utah Weekly Spotlight, 7/26/2020

Letter to the Editor, St. George News
By H. C. Jones, July 28, 2020

St. George Marine Corps League seemingly stuck on renaming its detachment
Article by David Louis, St. George News, 8/11/2020

The Dixie State University name survey is fishing for negative reactions
Letter to the Editor, St. George News, 10/27/2020