the republic logo
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with person: Terri Sewell
  • Amelia Boynton Robinson noted as fearless, tireless leader story has photos
    Updated: Aug-27-15 2:46 am

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A newspaper photo of a woman who was beaten unconscious by law enforcement during a march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, revealed to a wider audience the struggles and violence black people faced while fighting for the right to vote.

  • Agriculture Secretary to visit rural Alabama facilities 
    Updated: Aug-12-15 4:09 am

    WHITE HALL, Alabama - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Congresswoman Terri Sewell will be touring parts of Alabama to promote the state's rural small businesses and community infrastructure.