North Carolina state workers gather for King Day observance

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North Carolina state workers gather for King Day observance

The city of Richmond is hosting a ceremony and several volunteer opportunities to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Observance program and candlelight vigil including student speeches on how Dr. King has personally affected their live.

The featured speaker at the event will be Jolene A. Lane, chief diversity officer and vice president of inclusion and equity at UA.

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The running backs have also battled injury, and it is unclear heading into this weekend how the snaps will be divided. It was very encouraging to see that effort from Marcus Mariota who has been much maligned for a lot of the season.

The annual Dr. King celebration serves as a time to not only promote growth, but show inclusion for all people in the community.

In light of the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville over the summer, Lexington residents wishing to honor Martin Luther King Jr. have opted for compromise over controversy. A teacher in-service will be held on that day. The event celebrates the life of Martin Luther King by exploring his legacy, coming up with ways unity can be encouraged in schools and giving back to the community. For more information, visit bloodhero.com. United Blood Services is the non-profit community blood center that fulfills 100 percent of the blood transfusion needs in 14 of 15 Arizona counties, including Coconino, Yavapai, Navajo, Apache, Mohave and Maricopa. The program begins there at 7 p.m. Dr. Watson's lecture is the first in the museums 2018 Lecture Series.

Omicron Phi Omega Chapter will co-sponsor Advancing the Dream - Let Freedom Ring, a series of three free events honoring King.

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Norfolk Public Library Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration: 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the Blyden Branch, 879 E. Princess Anne Road.

On Sunday, two-time national college football champion Caleb Castille will headline a youth event at 4 p.m.

Before the event gets underway, guests can view exhibits from about 15 to 20 community service organizations from throughout Southern Illinois, according to host Chris Swims, the pastor of Carbondale's Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. Numerous projects will take place Monday.

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