In April of 2011, 8 of the surviving santiation workers traveled to the White House to meet President Barack Obama.
In September the nation celebrated the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C.
More than 200 years ago, hundreds of men, women and children called the Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana home.
The Mississippi River carries every drop of water that flows down from two-thirds of the continent.
The musical contributions of Louisiana’s African-American community play a rich part in United States history.
Oftentimes we celebrate Black History Month with great stories about unforgettable people who helped to make our country what it is today. …
Laura Marie Leary Elliot, the first African-American to desegregate and graduate from East Carolina University, is considered a historical …
A small church in Central New York played a large role in the abolitionist movement and the Underground Railroad.
This year, the Warren Junior Women’s League put together more than 350 bags for the Scarves of Love Project.
The rink is located adjacent to the parking lot at the Southern Boulevard entrance.
One Poland teacher’s efforts to encourage positivity in the classroom has reached far beyond it.
Teacher Lisa Bircher said she wants to expand her school’s outdoor learning area.
Pander has students with special needs, like autism, who would benefit from a multi-sensory approach to learning.
Amanda Corder has a unique way to teach her students the value of saving versus spending.
It’s the Christmas light display that everyone’s talking about.
The money will go toward food for its backpack program.
The Mooney and YSU alum is currently stationed in Afghanistan.
The New Waterford native is currently stationed in Kuwait.
The Youngstown native is currently serving in Spain.
The Salem native is currently serving in Spain.
The Austintown Fitch alum is currently serving in Iraq.
Since the Hope Classic started in 2012, the nonprofit organization said they’ve raised thousands of dollars for terminally ill children and …