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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A West Virginia tax official says staff shortages driven by low salaries make it difficult for the state Tax Department to perform its duties.The…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A legislative committee reviewing West Virginia's tax code will discuss taxation of minerals, alcohol, tobacco and other items during meetings this…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
An audit of the West Virginia Tax Department has found that the state is owed more than $715 million in taxes.The legislative audit released Tuesday says…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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