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
A spokesman says Democratic Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin will veto the Republican-led Legislature's entire budget.Spokesman Chris Stadelman said Friday that…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginians will have access to a greater variety of fireworks under a law that debuts this week.The law that goes into effect Wednesday allows for…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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