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New Book Chronicles Life & Impact of WCCS President Dr. James Mitchell

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A book about the life of Wallace Community College Selma President Dr. James Mitchell — aims to inspire people to dream big — and never give up. The book is called — ‘A Touchstone of Determination — True Grit: The Dr. James Mitchell Story.’ A book signing was held at the college Wednesday morning. Author…

Martin Luther King’s Barber

He's co-authored a book with Kevin Shird about the old and new Civil Rights Movements

  Watch “Your COmmunity This Week” on ABC Montgomery this Sunday at 9:00 AM or 4:00 PM to hear about their book:   “The Colored Waiting Room” by Kevin  Shird and Nelson Malden   Watch the interview Sunday morning—April 8th— on ABC Montgomery, at 9:00 AM or 4:00  PM Categories: Montgomery, Statewide Tags: ABC Montgomery, book, Kevin Shird, Martin Luther King,…

Hope Heals in Montgomery

Not many people could face a life like Katherine and Jay Wolf’s with such a positive outlook. Katherine suffered a major stroke in April 2008, one doctors did not think she would survive. Eight years later, Katherine and her family are thriving thanks to the prayers and support of their church families, and their love. “I have no fine motor coordination, and a slew…

Elizabeth Smart Working on Self-Empowerment Book Due in 2017

NEW YORK (AP) – Kidnap victim Elizabeth Smart’s next book will be a guide to self-empowerment. Smart is an activist and author of a best-selling memoir about her kidnapping as a teenager. She has an agreement with St. Martin’s Press for “Hope Empowered,” in which she’ll draw on her experiences helping others recover from traumatic events. The publisher said Thursday…