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 teenager who held a class hostage in August will remain in the custody of the Department of Juvenile Services.WDTV-TV reports a Barbour County Circuit…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia State Police say a suspect has been arrested after a report of someone with a gun inside a high school.State Police spokesman Lt. Michael…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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