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A Journey through Black History and Culture in Staunton

Feb 08, 2024 / egnidziejko

The history of Black Americans in Staunton, Virginia, is a multifaceted narrative marked by struggle, resilience, and perseverance against the backdrop of racial injustice. From the time of enslavement through the Civil Rights Movement and beyond, Black individuals and communities in Staunton have played integral roles in shaping the city's cultural, social, and economic landscape. More

Gen Z Getaway in Staunton

Aug 24, 2023 / egnidziejko

Hey, Gen Z! Looking for one last adventure before you head back to class? Think Staunton’s just a Boomer town? Think again. Staunton has enough culture, dining, and outdoor adventure to keep all generations busy. More

14 Ways to Tour Staunton

Jul 13, 2023 / egnidziejko

Tours are wonderful ways to see new places because someone has taken the pressure off of you and done all the planning! Your guide has identified the best attractions, curated the stories, provided a unique perspective, and streamlined the adventure so that you see as much as you can in a limited amount of time. More

Journey Back in Time to Staunton’s Scots-Irish History

Mar 16, 2023 / egnidziejko

(Published 03/16/2023) Staunton and Augusta County have a rich Scots-Irish history that dates back to the 18th century. Many of the early European settlers in the region were Scots-Irish immigrants who came to the area in search of land, religious freedom, and economic opportunities. More