To highlight the contributions of African Americans, Black History Month was created to devote one period during the year. It represents an opportunity for all, not just African Americans to learn about and appreciate the numerous contributions of Black Americans. That conversation, however, is changing at some local schools. Continue reading “Learning About The Contributions Of African Americans”
The “Appomattox” is a seven-foot bronze statue erected in 1889 in honor of the dead Confederate soldiers from Alexandria.