Despite Pandemic, Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events Still Taking Place Across North TexasCelebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day might have a different meaning for many Americans this year, that's because in 2020 the United States faced racial tensions similar to those that King experience during his lifetime.
60-Year-Old Man Charged With Murder In Connection To Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd StabbingPolice arrested Demarco Donnell Meriwether, 60, in connection to the fatal stabbing of Jerry West, 34, in Dallas.
Texas County GOP Chair-Elect Won't Take Office After Backlash From Posting MLK Quote With A BananaA Texas Republican county chairman-elect said Saturday he won't assume office amid backlash over posting a controversial image of a Martin Luther King Jr. quote with a banana in the picture.
Volunteers Deliver New Shoes, Hands-On Lesson In Compassion To North Texas School ChildrenOrganizers say the hope is one day children who were given extra shoes, will remember those in the world who have none. And there are many.
Veterans Serve Community In Restoring Garden In Dallas For MLK Day Of ServiceVeterans restored a community garden in Oak Cliff Saturday as a part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.
The Making Of The DISD Foley Gardere MLK Jr. Oratory Competition“If you’re going to stand up in front of your classmates, and give a speech on Dr. King, you're really going to have to learn the message."
Stevie Wonder Joins Twitter & Pays Tribute To MLK In Star-Studded VideoStevie Wonder has joined Twitter, and his first message did not disappoint. The Grammy Award winning superstar paid tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Wednesday in his inaugural tweet.
News Now: Fort Worth Arrest Video, MLK Death AnniversaryPolice have released officer body camera video of a controversial Fort Worth arrest. And today marks 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed in Memphis.
Resilience, Resolve & Renewed Commitment To MLK's LegacyAs the world marks the 50th anniversary of MLK's murder, the milestone coincides with a parade of discouraging statistics on the lack of progress among black Americans.
Commitment To MLK's Unfinished Work Remains 50 Years LaterDr. Martin Luther King's legacy continues, evident today in a new generation protesting many of the same issues the civil rights leader confronted 50 years ago: inequality, police brutality and poverty.
MLK III Calls Out Trump On Alleged Immigration CommentsMartin Luther King Jr.'s eldest son is calling out President Donald Trump following accusations the president used a vulgarity to describe African countries.
North Texas Events Celebrate Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Today Americans honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior. There are nearly a dozen events taking place across North Texas.
Families Affected By Violence To Have MLK Day ConversationLoved ones of a black man fatally shot by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and two law enforcement officers — one black and one white — ambushed and killed in that city 12 days later will take part in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day discussion.
City Of Arlington Declines To Issue Permit For MLK ParadeThe city said organizers of Monday’s scheduled parade have not provided the required payment to cover the city’s personnel and equipment costs.
Opposition Grows Against Gov. Abbott In MLK ParadeProtestors are calling for Governor Greg Abbott to removed as Grand Marshal of the MLK Parade in Arlington next week.