President John F. Kennedy http://wvpublic.org en Governor Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Kennedy Assassination http://wvpublic.org/post/governor-commemorates-50th-anniversary-kennedy-assassination <p>Governor Tomblin and his wife Joanne honored the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy a day early by rededicating a plaque that hangs in the lower rotunda of the Capitol.<br /><br />The symbol commemorates Kennedy’s speech delivered on the Capitol steps June 20, 1963, celebrating West Virginia’s 100th birthday.<br /><br />On that rainy summer day, the President began his remarks by saying, “The sun doesn’t always shine in West Virginia, but the people do.”<br /> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:53:15 +0000 Ashton Marra 2983 at http://wvpublic.org Governor Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Kennedy Assassination JFK: Explore a Cultural Icon on WV PBS http://wvpublic.org/post/jfk-explore-cultural-icon-wv-pbs <p style="margin-bottom: 25px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, sans-serif; line-height: 16.796875px; color: rgb(85, 81, 76);">Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Recent assessments have revealed an administration long on promise and vigor, and somewhat lacking in tangible accomplishment.</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:18:25 +0000 Chad Matlick 2259 at http://wvpublic.org JFK: Explore a Cultural Icon on WV PBS Fifty years later, NOVA investigates the assassination of John F. Kennedy http://wvpublic.org/post/fifty-years-later-nova-investigates-assassination-john-f-kennedy <p></p><p><strong>NOVA:</strong> <em><strong>Cold Case JFK</strong></em> <em>premieres Wednesday, November 13 at 9 p.m. on West Virginia PBS</em></p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 20:09:38 +0000 Robin Mazza 2322 at http://wvpublic.org Fifty years later, NOVA investigates the assassination of John F. Kennedy