Daily Archives: January 21, 2015

MLK Day 2015 parade Fayetteville’s biggest

Well over a thousand people marched, walked, rode and drove in Monday’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day parade in Downtown Fayetteville, which may have been the largest-ever parade the city has ever hosted. The parade was organized by the Fayette County National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). According to event organizers, around…

Fludd calls for furtherance of King’s mission

Following Monday morning’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day parade through Downtown Fayetteville, hundreds gathered inside Sams Auditorium on the old Fayette County High School campus to continue celebrating the legacy of the American Civil Rights Movement’s beloved icon. Keynote speaker State Representative Virgil Fludd of Tyrone called on leaders in the community to continue advancing…

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