Obama thanks Olivia Ferguson McQueen for her help desegregating Virginia schools

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On election night in 2008, Olivia Ferguson McQueen held her breath. It wasn’t about politics. She watched the numbers anxiously all night, then gasped, shocked and elated to see an African-American elected president of the United States. It felt personal, and communal, for her, an all-but-unknown civil rights pioneer. As a young girl in Virginia … Continue reading Obama thanks Olivia Ferguson McQueen for her help desegregating Virginia schools

Buckingham County Reorganization

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Notice of Buckingham County Democratic Committee Reorganization Caucus and election of Officers The Buckingham County Democratic Committee hereby announces that it will hold an unassembled caucus beginning at 10:00 am, on February 13th, 2016 in the County Library’s meeting room, 1140 Main St, Dillwyn, VA 23936 for the purpose of electing members to the Buckingham … Continue reading Buckingham County Reorganization