Tag: african-american

Alfred Street Baptist Church rises above bomb threat

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Alfred Street Baptist Church didn’t cancel its first Sunday service – or the next one, or its last one –...

The homeless man who made Alexandria civil rights history

By Jim McElhatton | Email Jim For years, James Lomax spent his afternoons on the same curb across from an Old Town church that serves...

Our View: Inspirational leaders forged by adversity

The oft-quoted proverb by philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, “What does not kill me makes me stronger,” is overused, but that doesn’t mean it’s not largely...

Letter to the editor: Lights at T.C. Williams an unacceptable breach...

I am a homeowner in the Seminary Community, which is directly adjacent to T.C. Williams High School and athletic field.  As a matter of...