Terri Sewell at Coffee Shoppe

Congresswoman Terri Sewell interviews Coffee Shoppe owner Jackie Smith on Facebook live in honor of Black Business Month.

Jackie Smith shared a cup of coffee and a conversation with Congresswoman Terri Sewell Tuesday in honor of Black Business Month.

Smith is the owner of The Coffee Shoppe, which has operated on Broad Street for a decade. Sewell praised Smith for her success.

“Not only have you survived and thrived during the pandemic, but in 2020 you were awarded Retailer of the Year,” Sewell said during a Facebook Live interview on the congresswoman’s Facebook page from The Coffee Shoppe.

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