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
“There are people out there that need work. I don't know how to find them. And I'm not having much luck with WorkForce,” Brent Sears said.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
There are more than 1,000 job vacancies division wide, with most facilities lacking from 40 to 70 percent of needed staff.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Several new workforce recruitment initiatives pinpoint the Child Protective Services plight in the Eastern Panhandle.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia's U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin has launched a website with job listings for residents.The website currently lists 22 postings, ranging from coal…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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