Letters to the Editor

Selma needs progress leadership

Dear editor, The city of Selma needs progress leadership. The mayoral election of 2016 is pivotal in the survival of the local community. Selma cannot ... Read more

Letter responds to Senator Sanders column about state education

Sen. Hank Sanders recently wrote a letter to the editor of this newspaper entitled, “Attacks on Public Education Are Mounting in Alabama.” To Sen. Sanders, ... Read more

Letter talks about positive things happening in Selma

On March 7 and 8, over 80,000 people walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge, which spans the Alabama River. This Jubilee celebration was to commemorate ... Read more

Who hijacked my Republican Party?

Gadsden’s representative in the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Robert Aderholt, was recently chosen as the National Association of Development Organizations’ Legislator of the Year. ... Read more

Letter talks about lessons to learn from Selma’s history

As a resident of California since 2001, I have long carried the stigma attached to being a Caucasian person from Selma. Often, people I encounter ... Read more