West Virginia marks its admission to the Union on June 20, and with this anniversary, it is common practice to celebrate all the contributions West Virginians have made in history through the decades. There are many contributions for us to […]
By: Denise Smith
Denise Smith is an 11th-generation Appalachian. A graduate of Emory and Henry College, she is the granddaughter of Wesley Bane Boyles, a member of the West Virginia Coon Hunters.