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Unity and human rights were the theme for Monday’s State Capitol celebration of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
In 2020, communities across the country made plans to celebrate the centennial of the 19th amendment and the expansion of voting rights to women. The COVID-19 pandemic put an end to those plans but now, the West Virginia Suffragist Memorial Committee is asking the public to help create a permanent celebration of the historic event.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The public has a chance to give input on a new memorial to honor West Virginia suffragists to be displayed on the state capitol grounds.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
On January 5, 1887, Governor E. Willis Wilson hosted a ball and banquet to dedicate West Virginia’s new capitol building in downtown Charleston. The event…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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