Virtual Celebration For West Virginia Deaf Awareness Day

CHARLESTON, (W.Va.) – The West Virginia Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WVCDHH) will present a virtual premiere of its celebration of Deaf Awareness Day at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 9, 2022, on the WVCDHH Facebook page, WVCDHH.

The event may also be viewed at 7:00 p.m., March 9, 2022, on West Virginia Public Broadcasting’s West Virginia Channel. Following these presentations, the event will be posted to the WVCDHH website,

Featured speakers include Governor Jim Justice; U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito; U.S. Senator Joe Manchin; WV Senator Mike Caputo; WV Delegate Laura Kimble; WVCDHH staff, board members and Chair Paul See; and Erik Essington, newly appointed WVCDHH Executive Director.

“West Virginia Deaf Awareness Day promotes awareness of West Virginia’s Deaf and Hard of Hearing community, Deaf culture, American Sign Language, and specialized services that are available within our state,” said Erik Essington, WVCDHH Executive Director. “We invite all West Virginians to join us for this virtual event.”

WVCDHH was established by the West Virginia Legislature in 1989 to support Deaf and Hard of Hearing West Virginia residents.


Next Post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Today's Edition


 • Joe Summers

 • Amid Efforts To Stem Discussions Of Race In Classrooms, WV Lawmakers Push For Larger Control Of Education Policy

 • Cavalier Grapplers Cap Season with Runner-Up Performance

 • Concord University's Office Of Admissions Announces Spring Lineup Of Events

 • Lewisburg Traffic To Return To Normal

 • Senate Calendar And Committee Schedule For Tuesday, March 8, 2022

 • Capito Announces Piercy As Economic Development Director

 • US Banning Russian Oil Imports As Biden Warns Of ‘Costs’

 • Flying Falcons 4-H To Hold Luncheon Mar. 22

 • COVID-19 Daily Update 3-8-2022 

 • White Sulphur Springs Food Distribution set for March 12

 • Mayor White Visits LES Students

 • Sign Language Class Planned At New River CTC

 • Williamsburg Shooting Match

 • WVU Professors Speak Against Bill On Race, Identity Teaching

 • Democratic Club Holds Meeting

 • The Pat and Cliff Baker Scholarship

 • Friday Fish Dinners Available At St. Thomas Through March And April

 • Ronceverte Boil Water Advisory

 • West Virginia Univ. Lifts Mask Requirements In Classrooms

 • Manchin Speaks Directly With Ukrainian President Zelensky 

 • Virtual Celebration For West Virginia Deaf Awareness Day

 • Monongahela National Forest Plans Spring 2022 Prescribed Burns

 • Gov. Justice Appoints Brett McMillion As Director Of The WVDNR

 • Treasurer Moore Confirms No Russian Holdings In State Consolidated Fund Investment Pools

 • HHOMA Takes Statewide Listening Tour To Randolph, Pleasants, And Tyler Counties

 • WVDA Reopens Farmers And Ranchers Stress Assistance Grants

 • Manchin, Capito, McKinley Announce $6.3 Million From Bipartisan Infrastructure Law For Water Infrastructure In West Virginia 

 • 11 AMFM Centers Receive Five, Four-Star Ratings From CMS Nursing Home Compare Program In February Update

 • WIC Introduces Additional Flexibilities Amid Powdered Infant Formula Recall

 • Biden-Harris Administration Announces $144 Million To Create Good-Paying Union Jobs, Revitalize Coal Communities

 • Agenda For City Of Beckley Council Meeting

 • WVDNR Shares Trout Stocking Locations For Week Of Feb. 28

 • Laura Beth Nester

In The News:

Welcome Back!

Login to your account below

Create New Account!

Fill the forms bellow to register

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.

west virginia daily newstaxi how muchupdown