Posted by Sean Flynt on 2006-11-09

Beth Holloway Twitty, mother of disappeared Mountain Brook, Alabama, teenager Natalee Holloway, will speak at Samford on Monday November 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Reid Chapel. Twitty, who became the focus of intense international attention after the still-unexplained disappearance of her daughter from a school trip to Aruba in 2005, will speak about her spiritual journey through the ordeal and offer travel safety tips.

The event, sponsored by Samford's Alpha Delta Pi sorority and supported by the Student Government Association, is free-of-charge and open to the public.

For event information, direct email to esboggs@samford.edu.

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