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A local lawmaker couldn’t remember the exact title of a classic Sam Cooke song, but he came close as he saluted a group of black legislators who served during Reconstruction. “Somewhere there’s a song about ‘It’s a long time coming,’ and it has been for the families of these great men,” state Rep. Thad McClammy, [...]
The northern defeat in the Civil War lead to re-construction of the southern government. From 1868 to 1878. Black legislators were being included as Alabama lawmakers. They were represented in various counties to enact, modify and establish new laws that would include rights for all people. However, the white legislators were never comfortable with the [...]
Anthony Hemingway’s epic tale of the Tuskegee Airmen will be out in 2012!! See previous posting of some of the actors who signed on in 2009 You can review the trailers and see a list of the other actors in the movie.
During the third week of July, myself and a few younger relatives took a trip to Thomasville, Georgia to see David Harris and his family. We believe that we share the same gggrandfather, Chance Harris who was born in Georgia about 1820. I met some several of the older Harris family members. When time permits, [...]
They will be having a family gathering in Thomasville GA to be held July 22 & 23 at the Tony Ward’s Farm and Pavillion, 2353 Hwy 319 South. The price of the event will be $40.00 for adults over age 18, ages 13 to 17 $10.00 and those under 12 are free. For more information [...]
The Community Baptist Church will be honoring mom, Carrie B. Harris on March 6, 2011 along with other church mothers. Mother was a dedicated member of the church since about the 1960′s when she moved from Trevose PA. More info to come. 02/14/11 – The service will be held at 10:30 am. 1913-1980
Guys, Booker T. Washington’s granddaughter, our Margaret Washington, passed. It was such a pleasure to talk to her and watch the response from the youth who heard her. She will be missed. Remember the Tuskegee Washington Candy store where anyone could see the candy being made? The smell was great! The city held bids for the old [...]
Majase Howard as born September 20, 2009 to Alicia Howard and Robert Earl.
Your Jimmy has been down and in the V A in Montgomery for 2 weeks. Yesterday, I finally got an update from Dr.’s. On July 6th, I went down, pain in abdomen and no energy,,, I went to Montgomery V A and they started test, liver ultra sounds, to Tuskegee Cat scans, to Montgomery Cat [...]