Revered Teacher Lucy Simms Selected Among 10 for Virginia Emancipation Recognition

As part of its commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, the Virginia Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Commission will construct the Virginia Emancipation Proclamation and Freedom Monument on Brown’s Island in Richmond.

Area High Schools Install Celebrating Simms Exhibit

Rockingham County Public Schools Coordinator of History and Social Science Education, Mr. Beau Dickenson, has led the way to finalize and install a portion of the Celebrating Simms project as an exhibit in each of the four high schools in Rockingham County.

Title IX Complaint Against Shenandoah University Dismissed

The United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia, Harrisonburg Division, recently granted Shenandoah University’s motion to dismiss a former student’s Title IX and other claims.