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Trump signs MLK Jr. Day Proclamation

Interfaith prayer service kicks off 2018 MLK Week in Knoxville Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published broadcast rewritten or redistributed
Ellis Copeland | 13 January, 2018, 05:39

In order to increase recreational access to public land, the Bureau of Land Management will waive recreation-related fees for visitors to public lands on Martin Luther King, Jr.

Auburn's Division of Student Affairs Outreach and St. Dunstan's Episcopal Student Center will host "A Service of Lights: Becoming the Beloved Community", 6 p.m. Sunday at St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church, 136 E. Magnolia Ave.in Auburn.

The federal holiday honoring the civil rights leader, who was assassinated at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn., in April, 1968, is Monday, Jan. 16th.

From 10:20 a.m.to 2 p.m., teams will take on jobs like painting indoors and outdoors, creating murals designed by Morehead High student Madelyn Cairo, landscaping, general maintenance and children's projects.

The annual King Day ceremony at the ESP Convention Center will include multiple presentations and music.

At 3 p.m., Sharon Baptist Church at 3890 USA 220, Stoneville, will host a service in King's honor.

The seven-block march ends at Macedonia Baptist Church, 206 Martin Luther King Jr. St.

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The interview became so contentious that Tapper cut the interview short, claiming Miller was "wasting his viewers' time". Trump administration officials and allies defended the president and attacked Mr Wolff's book on Sunday.


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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis following the August announcement of Trump's Afghan policy. India has always warned against the US' unquestioning belief in Pakistan's commitment to fighting terrorism.


Forecast: Heavy Rain And Rapid Melting May Lead To Flooding
Since this is a holiday weekend and many people may be traveling northward, the forecast becomes even more important. With less than an inch of rain predicted, the impact is "not expected to be significant", the service stated.


The Washington National Cathedral, in conjunction with the Advancement Project D.C., Howard University and the Episcopal Church, is scheduled to host a celebration honoring Dr. Martin L. King Jr., titled "Awake and in Motion: 50 Years of MLK" on January 14 at 4 p.m. "The more and more we get to understand how he strived to make America look more like the United States Constitution".

The DeKalb County Choir performed at the event.

Williamson County's Day of Service with the United Way is scheduled for MLK Day. The essay must discuss the contributions of this individual who has served to inspire and motivate and describe how has this person impacted the city of Bayonne or Hudson County. In addition, there will be several youth presenters from various area congregations.

2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration will be held at 4 p.m.at Lee Street Baptist Church in Bristol, Virginia.

The Memorial Foundation Hosts 7th Annual Wreath Laying, Day of Reflection, Reconciliation at Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site is celebrating a milestone as Georgia's first National Historical Park.

The lessons we learned from Dr. King during the civil rights movement of the 1960s are as relevant today as they were then.

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