Shepherdstown Chronicle Newsen-usMon, 23 Jul 2018 05:01:03 EDTMon, 23 Jul 2018 05:01:03 EDT"Voices from Affrilachia" highlights the poetry of African American Appalachian artists - The National Endowment for the Humanities' Summer Institute for Teachers hosted "Voices from Affrilachia" at the Robert C. Byrd Center Monday evening.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTKindness rocks! - Eastern Panhandle West Virginia ROCKS founder Niki Maestrey never imagined her rock painting group would grow so fast in such a short amount of time.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT"How the West Was Spun": Speak Story Series storyteller discusses Buffalo Bill's impact on U.S. history - Dovie Thomason is oftentimes hesitant to tell the story of how Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show influenced America's history of the development of the West, but it's a story that needs to be told, she said.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTKentucky-based author Silas House reads, explains newest book, "Southernmost" - Explaining important aspects of his plot and characters, Silas House took time to read a few important paragraphs -- based loosley upon recent historical events -- from his book, "Southernmost.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTNEH teachers come to Shepherdstown to learn about their heritage - Twenty-five teachers are accepted into the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for Teachers every year at Shepherd University to learn about Appalachian storytelling, music, literature and culture.Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT