Black Wide-Awake Program on Front Page of Wilson Daily Times

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Our program the night before last was on the front page of the Wilson Daily Times today!  They did misspell the title of the program as “Black Live Awake” instead of Black Wide- Awake and the surname Artis as “Artists”  but hey most of it was right.

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Black History Collection Free on Fold3 for the Month of February

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I just read on Genealogy Insider that Fold3 is celebrating Black History Month by lifting the pay wall on their Black History Collection which includes over a million photos and documents on the Civil War, Slavery, Reconstruction/ Jim Crow Laws, World Wars and the Civil Rights Era.