Nominations Sought For Mountain Heritage Awards
Last updated 6/28/2021 at 10:47pm
With the popular Mountain Heritage Day community festival returning to campus at Western Carolina Univesity on Saturday, Sept. 25, nominations are being sought for Mountain Heritage Awards to honor an individual and an organ-ization for contributions to Southern Appalachian history, culture and folklore.
Recipients are chosen by a committee comprised of regional and campus representatives. The awards, through two categories, recognize an individual and an institution or organization for distinguished service, accomplishments, influence or expertise in maintaining the cultural viability of...