The capital of Alabama, the city where the U.S. civil rights movement was born, has elected the first black mayor in its 200-year history. This election has never been about just my ideas. Only in 2013 did the city's police chief apologize for the failure of their officers to protect the civil rights activists known as the Freedom Riders who were attacked by a white mob in 1961.
Since its founding in 1819, Alabama's capital city has not had an African-American mayor, until now.
According to USA Today, in 2012, Reed was named the first African-American and youngest person to be elected as the county's probate judge.
"This election has never been about me", Reed said in his post-election speech.
Reed will change newest 1st viscount montgomery of alamein Mayor Todd Peculiar, who has served since 2009 and did not perceive reelection.
Singapore to become first country to ban ads for sugary drinks
Mr Tong said: "We will need more time to study these, and will continue to explore an excise duty or a ban on higher-sugar SSBs". It added that the measures had been exclusively a begin and it'll proceed to discover the potential of a sugar tax or ban.
Montgomery Alabama: Mayor elect Steven Reed speaks to his supporters at a rally following his election as the first black mayor in Montgomery, Alabama.
Two years later in 2015, he became the first probate judge in Alabama to issue same-sex marriage licenses.
"We're a city that wants to move forward and a city that wants a vision for the future, and a city that wants to see better opportunities across the board", Reed told The Associated Press as he waited for returns. Alabama's second-largest city was also the site of Rosa Parks' famed bus boycott in 1955, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dexter Avenue Baptist Church, and the Selma-to-Montgomery protest march that led to the Voting Rights Act in 1965. Disorders within the scuttle integrated tackling crime, which Woods mentioned is his top priority for the length of a debate.
Fillon affirme en tout cas qu'il exclut un retour en politique: " J'ai choisi une autre vie qui me satisfait pleinement ". Aucune nostalgie mais des "regrets", des "remords" et de la "rancune", ressentie notamment après sa défaite en 2017.
People say losing by one point was devastating, I would rather have lost by one point than be 15, 16 points behind City still. The midfielder, 23, became City's record signing when he joined from Atletico Madrid in the summer for a €70 million fee.
Hope the Central Government does the needful in issuing him passport and help him attend his father Kadri Gopalnath's funeral. The last rites, will happen later in the day as one of his sons is in Kuwait and is reaching to their home Padavinangady.
Dans le cas contraire, la société de Bernard Canetti s'expose à "une astreinte provisoire de 500 € par infraction constatée". Selon l'association, pour bénéficier de la semaine gratuite, il fallait commander et payer un programme de quatre semaines.
Investigators traced the IP address, which turned up a physical address on the 1100 block of Turnbridge Lane in Hampden Township. Williams was taken into custody and is being held in Cumberland County Prison on $200,000 bail, court records show.
Early in the day, the group enjoyed a meal at Sadelle's before heading to Color Me Mine to paint some pottery. Another source says that after she left Miss Lily's , she "got into the The Weeknd's vehicle ".
All Tesla Supercharger stations in regions affected by California power outages will have Tesla Powerpacks within next few weeks. Power first went out to around 500,000 customers on Wednesday, with an additional 250,000 losing power later that night.
Kurt Cobain's unwashed sweater is going up for auction
The guitar is set to be sold with the handwritten letter, original hardshell case and the FEDEX shipping document from Love. Bidding for the guitar starts at a cool $75,000 and is expected to reach anywhere between $300,000 and $500,000.
Keylor Navas, son salaire dévoilé, et ça monte haut — PSG
Une somme qui en fait le sixième joueur le mieux payé de l'effectif, derrière Neymar, Mbappé, Cavani, Thiago Silva et Di Maria. Bénéficiant de la prime d'impatriation, Navas toucherait 600 000 euros net d'impôts par mois au PSG, soit 7,2 M€ net par an.