Leeds hosted its Main Street media kick-off day on June 21, beginning at 5 p.m., to celebrate its involvement with the Main Street Alabama program. Following the program, the community gathered in the downtown area to continue the celebration with live music, food trucks, bounce houses and more. 

"We have seen families in utter chaos, angry, confused, and hurt when we ask what their loved one would want medically in a state of such severe illness. In the midst of all this, their family member lies in bed powerless, too sick to make decisions at this stage in their life."

Included in the lists of charismatic speakers of the 20th century are Franklin Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, Martin Luther King and Adolph Hitler. The latter addition may cause us to do a double-take since we recognize Hitler as psychotic, or demon possessed, depending on one’s perspective.