Women’s History Month

Jamestown’s Remarkable Firsts

Women’s History Month

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut No cover story in the Jamestown Gazette has ever opened with an apology, but this one must. Complete coverage of this week’s story would require all 32 pages – to the exclusion of everything else – in order fairly to present all of the pioneering and remarkably accomplished women of […]

Honoring Trailblazing Women

Local Names in National Women’s History Month

Honoring Trailblazing Women

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut March is Women’s History Month, honoring women who have succeed in business, academics, the sciences, professions and the paid labor force. These are the women who have defeated yesterday’s outdated customs. Since the first International Women’s Day in 1911, the observance grew until 1988, when U.S. presidents began issuing annual […]