Close Monument base taken down; statue part taken away The front inscription on the P.G.T. Beauregard monument was taken down and the statue was hauled away on a flat-bed truck early Wednesday morning. WWL 5:58 AM. CDT May 17, 2017 TRENDING VIDEOS City workers enter car, move it around the block Trial begin in Destrehan teacher sex case Landrieu: Other monuments to come down 'sooner rather than later' What was there before the Confederate monuments? Man defends names on Liberty Monument Tempers flare at removal of Liberty Place monument Fairgrounds getting ready for Jazz Fest, rain or shine Six teen boys killed in one afternoon in Fulton County Promposal brings school together Little know about donor, statues' future More Stories Lincoln County Sheriff: a lot of people lost loved… May 28, 2017, 9:47 a.m. JPSO: Homicide suspect arrested after being wounded… May 28, 2017, 10:28 p.m. Update: Coroner identifies instructor killed in… May 28, 2017, 1:19 p.m.