Oak Hill woman sings in Senate

Local - 2/20/2014 5:34 PM by Rachael Cardin

CHARLESTON - A local woman sang her heart out on Thursday on the floor of the West Virginia Senate

Merry Hanning of Oak Hill said she loves to sing. Hanning has been a resident of Oak Hill her entire life and was honored to be invited to sing by Senator William Laird. The morning session began with a prayer and the singing of 'Amazing Grace'. Hanning said it is her favorite song.

Hannig said, "it's the one song that I have done so much throughout the years and it's appropriate to open a legislative body I think."

Hanning's performance was given a standing ovation and her song set the mood for the rest of the legislative session.


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