Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Stewart seeks Eutaw Council seat District 5

I, Jacqueline Stewart announce my candidacy as councilwoman District 5 for the City of Eutaw. My plans are to work with the Mayor and other Council members to make the City of Eutaw a great place to live and work. I know the task will not be an...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Sherrette Spicer: ‘Lady Freedom’ Seeks Justice

By Je’Don Holloway Talley For the Birmingham Times When most in high school wanted to become doctors and lawyers, Sherrette Spicer knew she wanted to chart a different path. Spicer wanted to become an activist. “I marched, lobbied, organized, and wo...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Birmingham Black Pride Week Begins Aug.13

By Sydney Melson The Birmingham Times Birmingham Black Pride is hosting Black Pride Week beginning August 13.  Christopher McCummings, one of the founders of Birmingham Black Pride, said the event is important to provide a safe space during a global...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Jesse Jackson: Donald Trump, again, Fails to Lead

By The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Donald Trump’s ignorance and incompetence have cost American lives in the pandemic. Now his failure of leadership will add to the misery of millions of Americans force onto unemployment, the hunger of children at risk, t...