MLK celebration set for Jan. 14

Published Jan 6, 2018 at 4:00pm

The public is invited to attend the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and March Sunday, Jan. 14. The march will begin at 2 p.m. at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Bridge in Rome.

The celebration will begin at 3 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 203 Erie Blvd. E. Dr. Charles U. Rogers, pastor of the Saint James AME Church, will be the expositor.

Scholarships will be awarded to three undergraduate students. Checks may be made payable to the ‘HBMA’ and designated for scholarships.

The public is invited to the celebration. All clergy are requested to wear black with a blush of red. Those planning to be a part of the march should arrive at the church no later than 1:45 p.m.