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Jan 28

Southern Christian Leadership Conference honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. & Rev. James S. Young

Friday morning, the community gathered at the MLK Plaza to pay tribute Dr. Martin Luther King and also honor Rev.Dr James S. Young for his contributions to the community during the Civil Right Movement. “Dr. King gave us a prescription and medication to deal with violence,” said Dr. Bernard LaFayette Chariman of the Board of …

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Jan 28

Pensacola Pays Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

Michael Johnson

Thursday evening marked the beginning of the weekend long celebration of the commemorative celebration of Martin Luther King’s birthday.  With Audra Carter presiding, the festivities began at Greater Union Baptist Church kicking off the celebration with a Musical with various participating groups including First Baptist Church of Ferry Pass Praise Dancers, Florida/Bama Four Winds Male …

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