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2016 - 2017 in Review


January 14, 2017

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Home from ‘walk to D.C.,’ Opal Lee, 90, sets sights on Trump

Opal Lee goes to Washington

Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/bud-kennedy/article126595784.html#storylink=cpy

January 8, 2017

National Public Radio

One Woman's Quest To Make Juneteenth A National Holiday



November 29, 2016

The Philadelphia Tribune

90 year old woman walks for Juneteeth national holiday

November 26, 2016

CBS Pittsburgh KDKA

Woman, 90, Walking Across Country To Make Juneteenth Official Holiday


November 3, 2016

Winston-Salem Journal

90-year-old walks from Texas to the White House

October 21, 2016


90 Year old stops in Columbia on her historic walk to Washington

 WLTX 19

 90-Year-Old Walks Across U.S. to get President's Attention

OCTOBER 13, 2016

CBS 58 - Milwaukee

90-year-old walks to Washington in fight for a national Juneteenth holiday

ABC 12 - WISN 
Woman, 90, walking across U.S. for Juneteenth Day recognition

Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/news/local/community/fort-worth/article99107727.html#storylink=cpy

October 9, 2016

CW33 News

Miss Opal Puts Cross Country Walk on Pause for 90th Birthday Party 

September 28, 2016

Star Telegram

Despite setback, Opal Lee's Juneteenth march to D.C. continues

 SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

 Fox2 - St Louis, MO

90-year-old walking to the White House to make ‘Juneteenth’ a national holiday - St Louis

 Times Record - Fort Smith, AR

 90-year-old woman visits Fort Smith while walking to D.C. for Juneteenth 

CW33 - Dallas/Fort Worth SS

September 19, 2016


89-Year-Old's Journey For Juneteenth Is About More Than A Holiday


Star Telegram

Fort Worth’s Opal Lee has step-by-step plan to highlight Juneteenth


FOX4 News
90-year-old Fort Worth woman walking to Washington D.C.
to make Juneteenth a National Holiday

Story 2: 90 Year old Woman Walking 1300 miles to DC

Story 3: Gordon Granger Descendant

Story 4: 90-year-old Juneteenth supporter invited to D.C.


CBS KTVT - Dallas/Fort Worth
Ninety-Year-Old Walks 1,360 Miles To Raise Juneteenth Awareness


CW33 - Dallas/Fort Worth

89 Year-old Starts Long March to Washington DC

90-Year-Old Fort Worth Woman Set to Make Historic Walk to Washington

Local Woman Wants Obama to Make Juneteenth a National Holiday



90 year old Miss Opal Starts March to DC


NBC5 News

Opal Lee, 90, Continues Long Walk to Washington D.C.

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Tom Joyner & the Morning Show

PSA from WJLD in Birmingham, AL