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Wednesday Trivia Question

What Sesame Street character was name a Living Legend by the Library of Congress?

In the year 2000, the Library of Congress established the Living Legend Award in commemoration of its bicentennial. 131 more words


Counting to 200

Illinois became a state on December 3, 1818. And so soon, those who pay attention to such things will begin the one-year countdown to our state’s bicentennial. 605 more words


Students Celebrate Bicentennial Milestone

  1. Rattler Man goes in for the fist bump with a student today at the bicentennial celebration for the marianst brothers at St. Mary’s University
  2. The face painter begins to design body paint for a student at the bicentennial celebration at St.
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Old St. Stephens Day - An Alabama Bicentennial Celebration

From 1817-1819, St. Stephens served as the seat of government for what was then the Alabama Territory. This earned St. Stephens the designation “First Capital of Alabama.” The capital would move from St. 225 more words


New Poetry Collection in Development

Delighted to have a new collection of poetry for the bicentennial year, almost edited. These were some of the comments back from Beta readers. They also offered some great constructive critique as well to improve the work. 173 more words


New Mural Takes Shape

“A Gathering of Stone County Heroes” is the newest Stone County mural. This mural celebrates Mississippi’s Bicentennial. 6 more words