Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama

Selma Times-Journal: Ceremony honors foot soldiers

Feb 16, 2015
In The News

Brown Chapel AME Church honored its church founders and Voting Rights Movement foot soldiers during a special service Sunday.

Congresswoman Terri Sewell presented the foot soldiers with a Congressional certificate. They also received a medal from Brown Chapel.

“It is a special day. Today, we pay honor and tribute to the foot soldiers of the movement,” Sewell said.  “In face of major obstacles, you stood up and you stood strong.”

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