African-Americans http://wkyufm.org en Logan County Native Was an Unsuspecting--but Willing--Pioneer as First Black Undergraduate at WKU http://wkyufm.org/post/logan-county-native-was-unsuspecting-willing-pioneer-first-black-undergraduate-wku <p>Margaret Munday is a woman who is both a pioneer, and an eyewitness to an amazing time in Kentucky history. Ms. Munday helped change the course of higher education in south-central Kentucky, and Western Kentucky University in particular. In 1956, she became the first African-American undergraduate student to enroll in what was then called Western Kentucky State College. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:01:34 +0000 Kevin Willis 17399 at http://wkyufm.org Logan County Native Was an Unsuspecting--but Willing--Pioneer as First Black Undergraduate at WKU Treausure Trove of Letters Details Lives of Kentucky African-Americans http://wkyufm.org/post/treausure-trove-letters-details-lives-kentucky-african-americans <p>More than two dozen 19th century letters have been acquired by the Kentucky Historical Society, which says the handwritten documents offer a look at African-American communities in Lexington and Hopkinsville. Tue, 31 Jul 2012 13:27:06 +0000 Associated Press 16514 at http://wkyufm.org