Martin Luther King Jr.

Woman Who Helped MLK Change The Nation Talks About Famous LetterHe changed the nation and she helped make it happen. A woman who worked along side Dr. Martin Luther King Junior watched her story hit the stage Monday night in Dallas.
Restaurant Owner Recalls Equal Rights Movement & Change In DallasA half-century ago Martin Luther King Junior changed the world, but on this day there is also another ceremonious American milestone – the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Voting Rights Act.
Last United States 'Freedom Train' Makes Its Final TripThe last of the nation's "Freedom Train" rides paying tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. made its final trip in California on Monday after more than 30 years of operation.
Sanitation Workers Before & After MLK's Last SpeechMost people are familiar with Dr. Martin Luther King's "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech, but many don't know the speech he delivered the night before his assassination was delivered to striking sanitation workers.
First Dallas MLK Parade Without FounderMissing from the 29th annual Elite News MLK Parade in Dallas will be its founder. Bill Blair Jr. died in April at the age of 92.
Dr. King's Dream Lives On Through MLK Oratory CompetitionEtana King, a 5th grade student at DISD’s John Neely Bryan Elementary, today was crowned the winner of the 23rd annual Gardere MLK Oratory contest.
North Texans Remember Dr. Martin Luther KingAcross the country today, people paused to remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior.
Dallas Student Wins MLK Speech CompetitionSome pint-sized dreamers put a modern spin on MLK's "I have a dream" speech in a contest held on Friday. Meet the fourth-grader who took home the top prize.
MLK Day Of ServiceCheck out some of the events across North Texas on Monday meant to honor the life and legacy of MLK.
Dallas Holds 32nd Annual MLK Jr. ParadeThe city of Dallas held it's 32nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. parade and march Saturday morning.
MLK Day EventsWe celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with events and festivities around DFW.
Texas-Based Company Auctioning Martin Luther King Jr. ItemsSome civil rights movement history was going up for auction Thursday in New York City. Papers from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. were being sold by Maude Ballou, 88, who worked as King's secretary from 1955 to 1960.