- At 16 years old, he grew-up in Charlottesville and worked the graveyard shift at a hotel. After work he went straight to High School. It was on one of these evenings that he met Dr. King.
- Some locals in our area celebrated Martin Luther King Day by paying a visit to one president's home. There they looked back at the times of slavery and how one rebellion helped pave the way for things to come.
- Friday was the fifth and final day of the Senate Confirmation Hearings for Judge Samuel Alito for Supreme Court, but polls show a lot of Americans haven't been paying much attention.
- In light of the racially motivated incidents that occurred at UVa earlier this school year, the University has taken some extra steps aimed at improving race relations on grounds.