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Community Remembrance Project recognizes 'justice denied' during soil collection ceremony
May 21st 2022 8:35PM

... a combination of three programs, including the historical marker program, the soil collection program and the racial justice contest.

Reading Fairgrounds Speedway site honored with marker that hangs in the nearby market
May 21st 2022 8:06PM

It used to be easy to decide what to do on Friday nights in Berks County, according to Joseph Flemming. “Everyone went to the track,” he said, ...

Descendants of Malcolm X unveil historic marker in Lansing telling family story
WKAR Public Media

May 21st 2022 7:55PM

Malcolm X historical marker rebuilt - FOX 47 News
May 21st 2022 5:07PM

On Friday, Jones and community members gathered in Lansing for the unveiling of a historical marker in Malcolm X's honor.

Sons of Ramses star Ahmed Benaissa dies just hours before film premiere at Cannes
Entertainment

May 21st 2022 2:55PM

The top 10 car washes near Fallasburg Covered Bridge Historical Marker
May 21st 2022 1:30PM

Find popular car washes near Fallasburg Covered Bridge Historical Marker, Lowell. Show reviews, images & opening hours. Reviews: "My new truck had ...

Bedford Township Hall - The Historical Marker Database
May 21st 2022 11:59AM

... administrative offices from 1875 until the Township was dissolved in 1951. (A historical marker located in Bedford in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.)

The top 10 farm shops near British Landing Historical Marker
May 21st 2022 11:19AM

Find popular farm shops and farmers markets near British Landing Historical Marker, Mackinac Island. Show reviews, images & opening hours.

Follow-Up Often Delayed After High-Risk Findings on Lung Cancer Screening
Health

May 21st 2022 10:55AM

Meharry Medical College unveils new historical marker of 20th century Black doctor, a ...
May 21st 2022 10:28AM

Parham sees the addition of the historical marker on Meharry's campus as an opportunity to not only officially memorialize Wells' significant ...

Monument to Lansing-raised civil rights leader rebuilt - WILX
May 21st 2022 9:47AM

The new state historical marker honoring Malcolm X was erected at 1003 Vincent Court in front of the Regency Townhomes in Lansing.

Public invited to Igbo Landing marker ceremony - Yahoo News
May 21st 2022 9:43AM

"Getting a Georgia Historical Marker for Igbo Landing was truly a community effort," said Sandy White, education director for the Coastal Georgia ...

Electrical Issue Closes Justice Center Temporarily - Georgetown News-Graphic
May 21st 2022 9:19AM

Electrical Issue Closes Justice Center Temporarily. More Headlines. Historical marker notes Lafayette's visit ...

"Mosey Down Main Street" makes its return
News

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Honoring Meharry groundbreaker Josie E. Wells with historical marker & More Health News
May 21st 2022 7:23AM

Meharry Medical College is unveiling a new historical marker Friday honoring trailblazing graduate Josie E. Wells.

Egyptian Obelisk - The Historical Marker Database
May 21st 2022 6:51AM

Egyptian Hieroglyphics are a style of writing that uses symbols or pictures to represent an idea, a word, or a sound. (A historical marker located ...

Police: Officer hurt when gun goes off during struggle - - CBS19 News -
May 21st 2022 5:15AM

Franklin Spain. Swanson historical marker unveiled at JMRL. Anne-Parker Coleman. Albemarle County hosts first-ever job fair Thursday. Macy Moors ...

Iconic Bank & Trust building given second lease on life - San Benito News
May 21st 2022 4:22AM

... by the San Benito Historical Society to the NEWS which were used to apply for the historical marker adorning the wall outside the bank's front ...

Public invited to Igbo Landing marker ceremony
Local News

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Preservationists unveil new Malcolm X historical marker in South Lansing - NewsBreak
May 21st 2022 2:42AM

FRIDAY, May 20 — A historical marker that once designated the childhood home of Malcolm X in South Lansing has finally been replaced (and ...

Texas GOP shatters 30 years of progress for Black voters in Galveston
May 21st 2022 1:39AM

Community activist Roxy Hall Williamson stands next to a historical marker commemorating Juneteenth in Galveston. Credit:

VDOT schedules road work, construction for May 23-27, 2022
Business

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Nashville female doctor honored with Meharry historical marker - newsofcanada
May 21st 2022 12:45AM

A historical marker unveiled on Friday, May 20, 2022, bears a portrait of. Wells was one of three female graduates in 1904 who shattered the glass ...

Washington County Sheriff: 'Let community vote on jail expansion'
5newsonline.com

May 21st 2022 12:29AM

Nashville female physician honored with Meharry historical marker - AlmoOon
May 21st 2022 12:19AM

Students from Meharry Medical College pose in front of a historical marker honoring Dr. Josephine. The mission began when Kristina Farrow contacted ...

J. Eric Elliott: Honor them for their faith and endurance
Columnists

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Nashville female doctor honored with historic Meharry marker - WooDZog
May 21st 2022 12:16AM

The Meharry Medical College Friday honored the legacy of the late Dr. Josephine English Wells with a historical marker.

First Black woman to graduate from Charleston High School honored - KFSM
May 20th 2022 11:28PM

On Friday, May 20, the Arkansas Department of Heritage dedicated a historical marker. It sits on the farm where Dotson and her nine siblings grew ...

Our History: Thomas Robeson a Revolutionary War patriot leader at Moore's Creek Bridge
May 20th 2022 11:03PM

The Thomas Robeson historical marker No. I-37 stands about a half mile southeast of the Town of Tar Heel on Highway 87, which is 2.5 miles over ...

Meharry Medical College unveils new historical marker to honor Dr. Josie E Wells
May 20th 2022 11:03PM

A historical marker unveiled Friday, May 20, 2022 bears a portrait of Dr. Wells was one of three female graduates in 1904, shattering the glass ...

Refugee family receives a free car from International Neighbors - NBC29.com
May 20th 2022 9:53PM

Historical marker being unveiled in Charlottesville. JMRL unveils new historical marker of Swanson vs. UVA case. Advertisement. Advertisement.

Historical Marker unveiled at Central Library for crucial desegregation case of Swanson v. UVA
May 20th 2022 9:49PM

15:30 – Comments from Lloyd Snook, Mayor of the City of Charlottesville. A close up of the historical marker unveiled on May 19, 2022.

Outpost Life - The Historical Marker Database
May 20th 2022 9:24PM

(A historical marker located in Tysons in Fairfax County, Virginia.) ... This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles ...

Charlottesville artist selling “Putin Karma Dolls” for Ukraine relief efforts - NBC29.com
May 20th 2022 9:17PM

Historical marker being unveiled in Charlottesville. JMRL unveils new historical marker of Swanson vs. UVA case.

Seeking community partners to help fight substance-use disorder in Virginia - CBS19 News -
May 20th 2022 9:13PM

Franklin Spain. Swanson historical marker unveiled at JMRL. Anne-Parker Coleman. Albemarle County hosts first-ever job fair Thursday. Macy Moors.

Notes on Beholding, Black World Making - Hyperallergic
May 20th 2022 9:08PM

Years ago, I walked along a Greenville, South Carolina highway looking for a historical marker dedicated to the memory of the lynching of Willie ...

Civil cases against former Kanawha County teacher may go before Mass Litigation Panel - My Droll
May 20th 2022 8:23PM

Community activist Roxy Hall Williamson stands next to a historical marker commemorating Juneteenth in Galveston. Credit: Annie Mulligan for The Texas ...

Bonetto House - The Historical Marker Database
May 20th 2022 7:57PM

Glendale Register of Historic Resources No. 62. (A historical marker located near La Crescenta in Los Angeles County, California.)

Former New Orleans, Mississippi doctor and civil rights historian Gilbert Mason dies at 68
News

May 20th 2022 7:56PM

Mississippi doctor and civil rights historian dies, age 68 - WJTV
May 20th 2022 7:46PM

20, 2022, people gathered to dedicate a Mississippi historical marker with information about wade-ins that took place in Biloxi 1959, 1960 and ...

Historical marker notes Lafayette's visit - Georgetown News-Graphic
May 20th 2022 7:07PM

A new historical marker documenting the journey of the Marquis de Lafayette was unveiled in Scott County at Great Crossing Baptist Church Sunday, ...

Monument to Lansing-raised civil rights leader rebuilt - WILX
May 20th 2022 6:55PM

The new state historical marker honoring Malcolm X was erected at 1003 Vincent Court in front of the Regency Townhomes in Lansing. The original marker ...

'Something out of 007 movie': Mercedes suspected in burglaries had license plate flipper
KETK.com

May 20th 2022 6:25PM

Mississippi doctor and civil rights historian dies, age 68 - CT Insider
May 20th 2022 6:20PM

Mason was involved in getting a wade-in mural painted on Main Street and a historical marker, which was dedicated in 2020, on the beach.

Peralta in Valencia county, New Mexico - Historic.one
May 20th 2022 4:07PM

Peralta a Historical Marker located:

Hampton School gave African American children a chance at education
Community - Dickson Post

May 20th 2022 3:03PM

Meharry Medical College to honor Nashville's first practicing female physician - News Channel 5
May 20th 2022 2:05PM

Meharry Medical College will be unveiling the new historical marker of Dr. Josie E. Wells, at 1 p.m. Friday on the lawn in front of the former George ...

Heart House closes out the school year with parties and giving back to the community
May 20th 2022 1:08PM

Historical Marker set for unveiling at Flag Pole Hill Park. Lake Highlands Elementary teacher to receive new kidney.

Kershaw County Council honors Brook Benton, family and church - Chronicle-Independent
May 20th 2022 12:55PM

The proclamation came 10 days after a new historical marker was installed on April 30 outlining the religious, community and congregational ...

Honoring Meharry groundbreaker Josie E. Wells with historical marker - Axios - Healthy Duck
May 20th 2022 12:23PM

Honoring Meharry groundbreaker Josie E. Wells with historical marker – Axios. May 20, 2022 by Steve Heldon. Honoring Meharry groundbreaker Josie ...

Several Tyler residents displaced after apartment fire - KETK.com
May 20th 2022 12:18PM

Oldest business in Tyler awarded historical marker … 12 hours ago Video ... Oldest business in Tyler awarded historical marker … 13 hours ago ...

Honoring Meharry groundbreaker Josie E. Wells with historical marker - Axios Nashville
May 20th 2022 12:08PM

Driving the news: Parham helped push for the historical marker after learning about Wells' story through library archives. The Metro Historical ...

DeSantis signs bill increasing penalties for fentanyl trafficking
Central Florida

May 20th 2022 11:45AM

From desegregating schools to beach wade-ins, Gilbert Mason Jr. was MS civil rights pioneer
May 20th 2022 11:02AM

Mason was involved in getting a mural painted on Main Street to commemorate the Wade-In, as well as the installment of a historical marker on the ...

Colonial Dames and American Legion Post 347 present historical marker at Lady Lake Cemetery
May 20th 2022 10:36AM

“It's a labor of love and we're gathered here to dedicate the National Society Colonial Dames historical marker to the (Lady Lake) Cemetery ...

Bob Doucette: My go-to places to take people who are new to Tulsa
Columnists

tulsaworld.com

A GOP power grab shatters 30 years of political progress for Black voters in Galveston County
May 20th 2022 10:17AM

Community activist Roxy Hall Williamson stands next to a historical marker commemorating Juneteenth in Galveston. Credit: Annie Mulligan for The ...

Nashville honors Dr. Josie Wells, who helped lead Meharry before women could vote
WPLN News

May 20th 2022 9:57AM

Learning the horrors of our Kentucky history should make us uncomfortable: Opinion
May 20th 2022 9:33AM

Site of Arterburn Brothers Slave Pens Historical Marker. Around the same time, The New York Times published “The 1619 Project,” which makes a ...

New Charlottesville marker commemorates first Black UVa law student - WMRA
May 20th 2022 9:33AM

A new state historical marker was unveiled in Charlottesville Thursday afternoon. WMRA's Randi B. Hagi reports.

Hull's Trail - The Historical Marker Database
May 20th 2022 6:07AM

Erected 1994 by Country Connection Club and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 12-33.) Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in ...

Foundation brings $76k in grants
News, Sports, Jobs - Marietta Times

May 20th 2022 5:30AM

Murphey the Jeweler marks 172 years in business - KLTV
May 20th 2022 4:20AM

The city granted the Rick Murphey jewelry store a Texas Historical Marker today followed by a ceremony that honored the history of the store's ...

Chauga Town - The Historical Marker Database
May 20th 2022 3:46AM

Chauga, one of the Cherokee “Lower Towns” in what is now S.C., was near the headwaters of the Chauga River. (A historical marker located in ...

Camp In One of Idaho's Eerie Ghost Towns For Under $10 a Night - KIDO Talk Radio
May 20th 2022 3:01AM

According to the historical marker, near Gilmore, this really slowed down how successful lead and silver mining n the town could be.

Swanson historical marker unveiled at JMRL - NewsBreak
May 20th 2022 2:12AM

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Gregory Swanson historical marker has officially been unveiled at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.

Prairie View breaks ground on 'Freedom Park'; Sandra Bland marker - ABC13 Houston
May 20th 2022 1:43AM

Now, a new historical marker represents a step forward. When Waller County Commissioner Kendric Jones first took office on Prairie View City ...

Judith Keene Sowell - North Texas e-News
May 20th 2022 12:57AM

This historical marker is on northbound Texas Highway 78, at the bridge over the Red River border with Oklahoma. This marker is a good place to ...

Oldest business in Tyler awarded historical marker after 172 years of service - MSN
May 20th 2022 12:13AM

The company is the longest-running business in East Texas and will receive an official Texas Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony.

Rep. Cawthorn calls on 'Dark MAGA' after primary defeat
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Swanson historical marker unveiled at JMRL - - CBS19 News -
May 19th 2022 11:13PM

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Gregory Swanson historical marker has officially been unveiled at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.

UVA pediatrician weighs in on boosters for kids 5-11 - NBC29.com
May 19th 2022 11:08PM

Historical marker being unveiled in Charlottesville · JMRL unveils new historical marker of Swanson vs. UVA case.

JMRL unveils new historical marker of Swanson vs. UVA case - WVIR
May 19th 2022 10:22PM

A new historical marker at the old courthouse, now the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library, is commemorating the landmark lawsuit of Swanson vs ...

Ohio University Police investigating reported on-campus rape
WTTE - FOX 28

May 19th 2022 10:13PM

Police looking for man who robbed Rite Aid - Star Democrat
May 19th 2022 9:09PM

Historical marker honors Talbot suffragists · The Star Democrat launches new mobile app. Menu. site-logo. Search. Open user controls ...

WATCH NOW: Tour the McLeod House
Video

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Historical Marker set for unveiling at Flag Pole Hill Park - Lake Highlands Advocate
May 19th 2022 7:32PM

District 10 Councilman Adam McGough and Robert Stewart of the Dallas Parks and Recreation Board will unveil a historical marker for Flag Pole Hill ...

A new marker for Rumley - Sidney Daily News
May 19th 2022 7:12PM

Unveiling an official Ohio Historical Marker for the village of Rumley are, left to right, Dan Schneider, of Cincinnati, John Schneider, of Lima, ...

Back in the day, May 19, 1925: Civil rights leader Malcolm X is born in Omaha
May 19th 2022 7:05PM

2002 PHOTO: The Malcolm X birth site at 3448 Pinkney St., where a historical marker recognizes where his family's home once stood.

Kiwanis students of the month
Kossuth County Advance

May 19th 2022 6:12PM

Council Member Dalimonte Visits Historic Monfort Cemetery
Port Washington News

May 19th 2022 5:03PM

Pioneer Female African American Lawyer Ruth Whitehead Whaley to be Recognized with ...
May 19th 2022 2:51PM

A groundbreaking African American attorney born in Goldsboro soon will have a North Carolina Highway Historical Marker in town.

Eden Center Historical Marker Ceremony To Honor Vietnamese Immigrants
Flipboard

May 19th 2022 1:47PM

City council to decide on proposed subdivision
News

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Eden Center Historical Marker Ceremony To Honor Vietnamese Immigrants
Falls Church, VA Patch

May 19th 2022 1:44PM

Evansville's Corporal James Gresham first American to die on French soil in World War I
May 19th 2022 1:32PM

The historical marker on the Bathelemont World War I Memorial in France. To arrive at the location of what was once the trench—where now stands a ...

Historical marker honors Bland's life - PressReader
May 19th 2022 1:02PM

Nearly seven years after the traffic stop that led to Sandra Bland's arrest and later her death, Prairie View officials have unveiled a historical ...

Five Tennessee Music Pathway markers placed in Clarksville
News

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Back in the day, May 19, 1925: Civil rights leader Malcolm X is born in Omaha
History

May 19th 2022 11:39AM

FL's Northern Turnpike Extension threatens to pave over historic Black community - Florida Phoenix
May 19th 2022 11:22AM

We stopped at the community center to read the town's historical marker. Royal's origin story is a standing rebuke to anyone who thinks Florida ...

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum displays history and challenges of players of color
Kansas City

May 19th 2022 11:14AM

VPM Daily Newscast: May 19, 2022
May 19th 2022 10:07AM

05/19/22 - Richmond health officials warn of new COVID-19 wave · Richmond cuts Virtual Academy positions in half - CBS6 · New historical marker ...

Historical marker honors Talbot suffragists
Eastern Shore - Spot On Maryland

May 19th 2022 8:38AM

Shore Health issues statement after false claims case settlement
Local

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Historical marker honors Talbot suffragists
National News

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History of the Nez Perce on full display
Northwest

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Historical marker unveiled for Bato church in Catanduanes
Catholic News Philippines

May 19th 2022 5:13AM

Historical marker honoring Oconee lynching victim now in state's hands - Upstate Today
May 19th 2022 4:45AM

Historical marker honoring Oconee lynching victim now in state's hands. Welcome. This content is for subscribers.

The best tips and advice for surviving the family RV road trip - RV Travel
May 19th 2022 4:39AM

Whether it's a historical marker or an eclectic museum, we stop. Our mindset is “once we jump in the truck, our vacation begins.

Loranger High marks 100 years of alumni meetings
News

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