In honor of Women’s History Month, WKBN 27 First News put together a special presentation called Celebrating Women.

All throughout March, we’ve been sharing stories of women who have made and are making a difference.

The following stories were featured in this special presentation:

Women’s historical convention in Salem changes course of voting rights

ODOT’s first female manager in Ashtabula County talks about paving the way

Celebrating Women: Dolly Parton marks 60 years in music

Lesser-known women’s suffragist pitched ideas to presidents in Warren home

Iconic Barbie doll turns 60 years old

Trumbull Co. native goes on to become contributing writer for ‘Captain Marvel’ film

For more stories featuring women who have made a difference, go to our Celebrating Women section under the Community tab on’s homepage.