Parades, Praise And Day Of Service Mark MLK Holiday In North TexasThis Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday marks the 25th anniversary of the Day of Service that celebrates the civil rights leader's life and legacy.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Issues Proclamation On Dallas Violence At MLK Gala“We have to do more... we have to do more," Mayor Johnson said. “MLK weekend, I feel, is the perfect weekend, the perfect time, the perfect moment for us to send a message to our entire city.“
Dallas 5th Grader Shares Vision For America, Wins Oratory Competition Honoring MLKThe Dallas student said he believes the best way to honor Dr. King’s legacy is “to commit ourselves to his vision of nonviolence. Violence is not the solution to anything. Violence only breeds more violence.”
Dallas Mayor Issues Proclamation Declaring 2020 'A Year Of Nonviolence'Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson issued a proclamation Friday declaring 2020 "a year of nonviolence" in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Dallas Elementary Student Delivers Award-Winning Speech On Martin Luther King, Jr.A Dallas elementary student delivered an award-winning speech, inspired by civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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.
Judge: Martin Luther King's Bible, Nobel To Go To His EstateA judge signed off on an agreement settling an ownership dispute that had essentially pitted the slain civil rights leader's two sons against their sister.
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.
Dallas Celebrates MLK With Parade, Celebration Of His LifePeople across the country are celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the federal holiday that honors the day he was born in 1929.
Longtime South Dallas Business Owner Reflects On His LegacyJasper Baccus was born to be a businessman. And 52 years ago this week, he opened his namesake cleaners at the corner of what would later become Malcolm X and Martin Luther King –– the very heart of South Dallas.
Through The Lens: Martin Luther King Day ParadeI wanted to find some younger kids and see what this day means to them and how much they know about the man they are celebrating.
Through The Lens: MLK Jr. Oratory Competition
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