From the Jan. 22, 2014 Newspaper
By Linda Adams
The annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day was held in Schley County at the City Center in Ellaville. Sponsored by Making A Difference in Ellaville (M.A.D.E.) and the Schley County Association of Concerned Citizens, Inc., the celebration’s theme was: Keeping the Dream Alive Through Peace, Unity and Love.
After a welcome by the worship leader, Joan Perkins, an official welcome was given by Brittany Smith who said that the fight for freedom continues today, not only here but throughout the world.
Following the singing of “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” Minister Harriet Jones offered a prayer to ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.