July 29, 2012 - 7:05pm
On Saturday February 4, 2012, after four years of collaborating with historians and research, the Carnegie Center for Art and History is unveiled “Remembered: the Life of Lucy Higgs Nichols.”
Lucy Higgs Nichols, a nurse with the 23rd Indiana Regiment during the Civil War and The Spanish American War, was also a brave female who escaped from slavery in 1862.  After the Civil War, Nichols moved New Albany, Indiana and worked with the men of the 23rd Division Volunteers. She was...
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
Come out to the Dreamland Film Center tonight for a free screening of a documentary about Civil Rights icon Daisy Bates.
We have come a long way in this country in the fight against racism and prejudice. Everybody knows the story of Rosa Parks, who fought against segregation by refusing to give up her seat in the white section of the bus. We celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day this past Monday, remembering one of...