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
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The college is receiving grant funding from the American Electric Power Foundation to help get their new Aviation And Maintenance Technician School off the ground.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Early Wednesday morning, an outage occurred in the Notice To Air Mission system, or NOTAM - a critical Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) computer system used to alert pilots and airports to real time hazards - causing a two hour nationwide ground stop.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The Federal Aviation Administration ordered a ground stop Wednesday morning, impacting hundreds of flights across the country.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
About 50 people met at the trailhead of the Alice Knight Trail in Coonskin Park Sunday at the invitation of West Virginia Rivers and West Virginians for Public Lands. The group took a one mile hike to assess the potential impact on the park from a proposed expansion of Yeager Airport's main runway.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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