The Tri-StateƵs TRUSTED news source.

Click here to stay informed and subscribe to Herald-Dispatch.

Click #isupportlocal for more information on supporting our local journalists.


Learn more about HD Media

20240702_hd_imaginationlibrary

Jamie Lima, state director for Dolly PartonƵs Imagination Library of West Virginia, displays several of the programƵs latest books being distributed while she stands alongside a cutout of Dolly on Tuesday, July 2, 2024, at Brad D. Smith Foundation Hall in Huntington.

HUNTINGTON Ƶ Dolly PartonƵs Imagination Library of West Virginia has seen major enrollment growth over the years, while its financials and donations are at a standstill.

The Imagination Library initiative is a program that mails books straight to a participating childƵs home each month, from birth to age 5, at no cost to the families. The program strives to promote early literacy and school readiness to children, no matter their familyƵs income or ZIP code.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Recommended for you