Planning of 19th Amendment celebration underway

By J1 Reporter Lexi Ketcham A day full of celebration for women around the United States will take place on August 18, 2020 as they honor 100 years since women gained the right to vote. To celebrate, each Omaha all-girls school including Marian, Duchesne and Mercy will join together to hear from empowering women and… Read More Planning of 19th Amendment celebration underway

African American history class attends symposium on race, commemorates death of Will Brown

OliviaSullivan On Monday Sept. 30, the African American history class and their teacher Mr. David Anderson attended a symposium at the Douglas County Courthouse. It commemorated the 100th anniversary of the death of Will Brown. On Sept. 28, 1919, Brown was lynched by an angry mob outside the Omaha courthouse after being falsely accused of… Read More African American history class attends symposium on race, commemorates death of Will Brown