Monday, October 24, 2011


Brenda Kay Ledford and Blanche L. Ledford received the 2011 Paul Green Award from North Carolina Society of Historians for their book, SIMPLICITY. The Award's Ceremony was held on Saturday, October 22, 2011, at the Hilton Garden Inn located in Mooresville, NC.

This is the fifth time Brenda Kay Ledford has received the Paul Green Award for her work. She won it for her poetry books: PATCHWORK MEMORIES, SHEWBIRD MOUNTAIN, SACRED FIRE, and for collecting oral history on Velma Beam Moore. and


  1. Congratulations to you and your mother Brenda for winning this award. That is wonderful news..Susie

  2. Congratulations Brenda and Blanche. This is wonderful news.

  3. I must add my congratulations, Brenda and Blanche. I loved your stories in Simplicity and I'm happy you received this award for the book.

  4. Brenda kay, I enjoyed your articles in the sesquecentinial issue of the Progress last week. You and the others did a great job on the keepsake issue.

    The picture of you in the bonnet was just too cute.


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