For a third time, a bill introduced in Frankfort aims to make Juneteenth a state holiday. Juneteenth is already a federal ...
The US Congress has overwhelmingly passed a bill to add a federal holiday to the calendar marking Juneteenth - the end of slavery in the nation. The House of Representatives backed the legislation ...
From Veterans Day to Christmas, here are the dates of the 2024 federal holidays.
Dr. Opal Lee, the " Grandmother of Juneteenth" will receive a new home in Fort Worth on the very land where her family home ...
The Grandmother of Juneteenth, Opal Lee, spent her weekend speaking at Black History Month events across the DFW area.
U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell wants Alabama history-maker Rosa Parks in more than history books and museum exhibits: She wants her ...
Juneteenth vendors will have ample opportunity to sell to hundreds of potential shoppers on June 15 this year in Alton ...
Yes, Presidents’ Day is the third federal and state holiday of the year ... Others include Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Columbus Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day.
It’s comforting to know the person that’s with you. As the youngsters say, ‘They’ve got your back,’” said Ms. Opal Lee, the Grandmother of Juneteenth.
Downtown Youngstown is celebrating President’s Day tonight, by lighting up Huntington Bank Community Alley in Wean Park.
The Cincinnati Opera will present an Afrofuturist-themed production next year that commemorates the Juneteenth holiday and ...