Anti-Trump Protest in Progress

Published by The Critograph on May 3, 2017
Katherine Graves, Copy Desk Chief-

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Protesters marched through downtown Lynchburg during the “No Ban, No Wall” protest, which the Seven Hills Progressive Society organized. Photo by Bryan Pfeifer. Feb. 5, 2017.

The “Trump’s Non-Welcoming Committee” anti-Trump protest will be held along Wards Road in Lynchburg in response to President Donald Trump giving the keynote address at Liberty University’s graduation on Saturday, May 13.

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Review: Venue Cinema

Published by The Critograph on Nov. 16, 2016
Katherine Graves, Assistant Editor-

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Graphic by Brittany Peck.

When Lynchburg’s only dollar theater, Cinemark Movies 10, closed a year ago, college students and anyone else who didn’t want to spend $10 or more to see a movie in a theater were left with few options other than Redbox and Netflix. With the opening of Venue Cinemas on Lakeside Drive, five minutes from the college, students can now see films for a maximum of only $3.

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Lynchburg Libertarians

Posted by The Critograph on Oct. 5, 2016
Katherine Graves, Assistant Editor-

If you don’t want to vote Democrat or Republican this presidential election, you have other options. The Lynchburg Libertarian Party is holding their monthly meeting, Lynchburg Libertarians October Happy Hour, on Monday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. at The White Hart on Main Street in downtown Lynchburg.

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Anne Spencer Foundation Cooks Up Fundraiser

Published by The Critograph on Sept. 21, 2016
Katherine Graves, Assistant Editor-

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The Anne Spencer House and Garden Museum is one of many historical landmarks on Pierce Street. Photo by Katherine Graves. Sept. 18, 2016.

You can help support the Anne Spencer Memorial Foundation and enjoy food and music with the local community by coming out to the Pierce Street Community Cookout on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. outside the William J. Calloway Store at 1301 Pierce Street in Lynchburg.

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Uganda to Lynchburg: African Culture Brought Home

Published by The Critograph on Sept. 7, 2016
Katherine Graves, Assistant Editor-

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The Africa House, an art studio and gallery, exhibits African art and artists to showcase African culture. Photo by Katherine Graves. Sept. 5, 2016.

Ubuntu, an art exhibition showcasing Ugandan inspired artwork, will be held Sept. 11 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Africa House in downtown Lynchburg.

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