Samuel Collins III

Great work Sharon and congratulations to the Bell Family too. I am looking forward to my next trip to DC and the museum is definitely on my to do list.

We hit the goal!!! Thank you for your support!

Mr. Williams sister just called me and said the article really touched her. It brought her to tears that someone remembered her brother. She shared with me other stories of his generocity and the challenges he faced because of his special needs. She said in the 1940's they did not have many …

Mr. Cross I am working today and can't stay online posting comments, but I would gladly meet to discuss some of the things you pointed out. I actually agree with several of the points you make.

These posts today are in reaction to me saying basically in my column that Black history is American history and that it should not be limited to 28 or 29 days in February. The simple suggestion that the history be part of our daily lives is just too much to accept. Let me translate the mess…

1. Carlos - The paper chose the title and my article never said it was solely the responsibility of the school to teach Black History 365 days a year beyond the 180 day school year. Knowing that schools are out on weekends, holidays and summer breaks there is no way I could have meant this j…

1. Walter - You assume my comment about teaching Black History 365 days is at the exclusion of any other history. Leonard Woolsey asked me to write about Black History Month. If you were the publisher of the GCDN and had asked me to write about any of the topics you listed I would have done …

Congrats on your successful career. Thank you for all that you have done in the Galveston County area, especially for your always encouraging words for me and my family. We will truly miss you at the paper. Not just because of your professional position, but because of the person you are. O…

The online and printed version of the paper did include the entire sentence in General Order No. 3 with reference to "absolute equality".

GENERAL ORDER, No. 3. – “The people of Texas are informed that in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States…

The link I posted also gives you access to the actual nomination form.