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, a levy funding battle between one West Virginia county’s school, library and parks systems could have statewide implications. Also, Briana Heaney sat down with the longest serving state Senator in state history.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Five West Virginia counties will see federal funding to support improvements to their outdoor facilities.Nearly $800,000 in federal grant money has been…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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