Bragg Financial has renewed their sponsorship of the Trail of History, a PBS program that airs on Tuesday nights on WTVI, channel 42. Bragg Financial has been a sponsor of the program for the past three years and renewed their support for another three years. The program features people and places from our local history that are important but often not as well known. Bragg Financial is pleased to support PBS and this important programming. A keen understanding of the people, places and events that shaped our past is important as we seek wisdom and guidance in order to make good decisions about our future.
Friendship Nine historic marker in Rock Hill, South Carolina
Trail of History airs on Tuesdays at 8:30 PM & 11:00 PM and on Saturdays at 5:00 PM on WTVI PBS Charlotte Television. The next new episode features the story of the Friendship Nine, a group of young black men who staged a Civil Rights sit-in at a Rock Hill, South Carolina, lunch counter. Find out how their brave act in 1961 changed the course of the Civil Rights Movement. Hear from a pastor who guided the local protest, meet a children’s book author who wrote about the experience and learn how the City of Rock Hill is honoring the legacy of those who champion liberty and freedom.