Hometown woman to be featured in PBS program, 'We'll Meet Again'

[Graham Womack, Press Tribune Newspaper]

Sherie Labedis, 71, spent summer of 1965 registering black voters in South Carolina

That was for Labedis, then an 18-year-old who'd just finished her freshman year at University of California, Berkeley. Labedis ... “I had a lot of options for what I was going to do,” said Labedis, who grew up in Shingle Springs ...

Labedis, who helped register over 580 voters that summer and released a 2011 memoir, “You Came Here to Die, Didn’t You,” has reason to reflect again. On Feb. 20, she’ll appear on “We’ll Meet Again,” a PBS program hosted by Ann Curry that reunites people involved in historic ...

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