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 chief justice of West Virginia's highest court has been parting with furniture this week.The Charleston Gazette-Mail reported that workers on Thursday…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The producers of Antiques Roadshow would like to see more furniture from West Virginia. The popular appraisal show will be in Charleston in August and…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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