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
On this West Virginia Morning, as the Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree continues this week in Fayette County, there are more females on site than ever before. Randy Yohe reports on the impact of girls furthering their scouting ambitions, with the boys learning a new thing or two as well.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
On Monday, West Virginia’s Girl Scouts brought much more than those tasty cookies to the legislature.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Dozens of Girl Scouts are heading to the Summit in West Virginia for five days of mountain biking, rock climbing and other outdoor challenges.The Girl…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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