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
Organizations across West Virginia will receive millions in federal grants for preparedness efforts.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The wraps are coming off a new readiness center for the West Virginia National Guard.Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is scheduled to be among the dignitaries…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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