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Women's History Month

Texoma is celebrating March as Women's History Month.

It was first declared by congress in 1987 and always includes a Presidential Proclamation honoring the extraordinary achievements of American women.

The Texas Business Women of Wichita Falls celebrating the historic day by honoring women in a special ceremony Tuesday.

Those being recognized were nominated for advocacy, leadership and community service.

Arthur Bea Williams was the speaker.

The event was held at the Forum at the Kemp Center For The Arts.

The mission of the Texas Business Women of Wichita Falls is to be the leading resource to empower women to succeed through leadership, training, networking and advocacy.

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