Square dance calling — the spoken instructions said over the music — makes participation easy. But there are other aspects — like the prevalence of gendered language such as “ladies and gents” — that can make square dancing an unwelcoming or confusing space. One group of friends in the Appalachian square dance scene are taking action to make the tradition more welcoming for all participants.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The picket lines at Frontier offices from Martinsburg to Huntington are informational pickets.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Plans to connect the last 300,000 locations in West Virginia with affordable internet went public on Friday.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The funding was allocated based on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) broadband coverage maps. New maps out this past May show that West Virginia has the least connectivity of any state in the country after Alaska.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
More than $18 million for various broadband infrastructure projects throughout the state have received preliminary approval, Gov. Jim Justice announced Wednesday.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
High speed internet is one step closer for unserved parts of West Virginia with new maps just released by the FCC.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new round of funding has been announced for the State’s LEAD program.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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