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Nationwide march draws hundreds to Evansville

An estimated 740 people walked and chanted phrases in the pouring rain from First Presbyterian Church to the Four Freedoms Monument Saturday afternoon during the March for Our Lives event.

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

March 27, 2018

Megan Thorne Rain splattered the streets of downtown Evansville as 500 pairs of rain-soaked shoes stomped through the puddles Saturday afternoon. The carefully colored signs reading “March for Our Lives,” “Never Again,” and many more were drenched and bending, dripping the marker ...

Local highschoolers to showcase activism at ‘March for Our Lives’

'March for Our Lives' Evansville will take place at 1 p.m. March 24 and will start at First Presbyterian Church in downtown. The march is being organized by local high school students and some parents.

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

March 21, 2018

Avery Appel doesn’t want to be afraid to go to school anymore. The Reitz High School junior is on the planning committee for the Evansville ‘March for Our Lives’ event on March 24. The march will begin at 1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Downtown Evansville. Participants will w...

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