I write this with much gratitude for the incredible job Fort Payne City has done in regard of the “train” situation. I know there was much criticism when traffic had been stopped because of the train/trains across the various crossings. The city council met with people from the railroad that…
To the people of Fort Payne: I have been in your town less than 24 hours, and I have experienced kindness from your citizens that has really impressed me. Southern hospitality is alive and well here.
Editor’s Note: Amelia Bajohnski, a fourth-grade student in North Carolina, was assigned to learn about the state of Alabama for a class report. She asked to run this letter, which she said “enhances [her] learning about the state.”