Hearing the screams of 14-year-old lynching victim Emmett Till from inside a Mississippi barn left a teenage field hand with an unbearable choice. He could tell a courtroom and risk paying for it with his life or keep quiet and let those screams eat away at his conscience.
The predictions were dire: Black people would burn and loot America's cities if George Zimmerman was found not guilty. White people everywhere would be attacked in revenge for the killing of Trayvon Martin.
Prince William's wife, Kate, is in the early stages of labor in a private wing of a central London hospital, palace officials said Monday. It is a historic moment for the British monarchy -- the couple's first child will become third in line for the British throne, after Prince Charles and William, and should eventually become king or queen.
1. Columbus native set for Miss America pageant COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus Magnolia Bowl to get makeover COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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5. New Hope High getting new field house COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY