Op-EdImmigrants remind us of America’s glory

During Jonesborough Days, there was a little-known event put on by the Jonesborough Flag Committee that reminded those who attended of the greatness of America.   

It was awesome as three first-generation immigrants, now U.S. citizens, shared their stories of coming to America, and life before.

Helga Denton arrived in America from Germany in the late 1950s. She noted that America is held together by three things: its Constitution, its freedom and opportunity, and its generosity.    More...


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