Archive: Mar 2021

Women’s Task Force for Gender Equality in Appalachia Established

Mayor Laura White-Brown of the City of Morehead held a press conference Monday, March 29, on the grounds of the Morehead Moonlight School to announce the establishment of a Women’s Task Force on gender equality in Appalachia.  Mayor White-Brown noted the significance of the historic site for the announcement, saying “This is a special place for what it represents to our community, state, and nation. Cora Wilson Stewart was not only the first woman elected superintendent of Rowan County Schools and the first female president of the Kentucky Education Association, but she also founded Moonlight Schools here in 1911 to… Read More

Mayor White-Brown to hold press conference on Monday

Mayor Laura White-Brown of the City of Morehead will be holding a live press conference on Monday, March 29, 2021, at 2 p.m. The press conference will take place at the Moonlight Stage located at East First Street in downtown Morehead, Ky. An announcement of a major initiative for the City of Morehead and Appalachia will be presented. The press conference will be streamed on the City of Morehead Facebook page at We hope that you can join us for this community update either in person or on social media. Read More