Category: Primary

Weekend Digest- March 3, 2019
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Weekend Digest- March 3, 2019

Today is the 54th anniversary celebration of the Bridge Crossing Jubilee in Selma. A lot of big political figures will be there to give speeches and you can watch the events live HERE.  Here is your Daily News for March 3, 2019. 1. Congress members take civil rights pilgrimage Today activists, lawmakers and big name...

Democratic presidential candidates marking Selma anniversary
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Democratic presidential candidates marking Selma anniversary

By ERRIN HAINES WHACK,  AP National Writer SELMA, Alabama (AP) — Several Democratic White House hopefuls are gathering at one of America’s seminal civil rights sites on Sunday to pay homage to that legacy and highlight their own connections to the movement. Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey and Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who already...

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ compromise offered to small theaters
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‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ compromise offered to small theaters

By LYNN ELBER,  AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The dozens of community and nonprofit theaters across the U.S. forced to abandon productions of “To Kill a Mockingbird” under legal threat were offered an olive branch in the form of Aaron Sorkin’s script for the Broadway version. Scott Rudin, producer of the New York...

50 years after it opened, Alabama music studio plans a party
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50 years after it opened, Alabama music studio plans a party

SHEFFIELD, Ala. (AP) — A small northern Alabama music studio where The Rolling Stones, Cher, and other stars recorded their hit songs is turning 50 this year. Muscle Shoals Sound Studios will host an April 27 celebration of the milestone in Sheffield, Alabama. David Hood will perform as part of a Muscle Shoals All-Stars revue,...