The local history of the Ku Klux Klan was presented by Bryan Thompson, author and DeKalb Town Historian, Thursday evening, Sept. 3, outside Potsdam Presbyterian Church. Following Thompson, Dr. John Youngblood, of Black Lives Matter, and Presbyterian minister Katrina Hebb spoke of racism today. The Abolitionist Movement and Underground Railroad in St. Lawrence County will be the topic Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. at the church. From left, Youngblood, Thompson, BLM organizer Jennifer Baxtron, and Hebb. NCNow photo.