Civil Rights Movement

Roseville woman pens memoir about registering blacks to vote

Surrounded by cotton and tobacco fields in the Deep South in 1965, Sherie Labedis was a long way from home. The 18-year-old white woman from Shingle Springs, Calif. had spent the ...

Rosa Parks honored locally

On Dec. 1, 1955, a woman named Rosa Parks was arrested for disorderly conduct after refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white passenger. Roseville Transit is honorin ...