Stateline students honored at Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast

REMEMBERING MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. The annual prayer breakfast takes place Saturday Jan. 13 at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Asheville keynoted this year by its founder Oralene Anderson Graves Simmons

The practice of celebrating King on the Sunday closest to his birthday was started in 1982 by the Essence Women, a group of African American women, who were mostly from the Bethel AME and Second Baptist churches in Chico.

A march from downtown - in the area of Center, Weber and El Dorado streets - to King Plaza (the park across from the Civic Auditorium) is planned for Monday, which is the official MLK Jr.

Trump mentioned the privilege of recently signing into law a bill that will make Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthplace a national park, and shared sentiments about King's life and how he changed the course of history.

Arneson touched on King's legacy, or what he left behind.

Chico's 36th annual Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.

In addition to taking the dramatic presentation to the schools, TBT also will be doing an evening presentation and discussion on January 15 regarding "How do we use what Dr. King taught us?"

Carson said he vividly remembers the day King was killed and said the death was far from silencing.

"Eventually we will have 70 miles of connected trails throughout Muscogee County", said Betsy Covington.


"That took a tremendous amount of work on my mother's part to expose him that way", King said. It's just to show the diversity that we have, and the different ideas that we all have.

"Trump's election could be a blessing in disguise", Bernice King said.

Other free admission Monday applies to federal sites as well as lands managed by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Bureau of Reclamation.

Local employees of T-Mobile were also at the parade for their third time.

Museum guests will get to work with the ISU students to dream up structures, creatures and inventions that they can then build and create using a wide variety of materials, including K'nex, Zoobs, Brio Trains and more. "But since you have the elected leader of our country speaking profanely about people from other places in a way that's really pretty explicit, it becomes, I think, even more important to affirm another stream of values that King represented".

Last year, 98 students participated in the Day of Service.

Much of Trump's first year as president has been marked by racial controversy.

"Dad said, 'There's just stuff going on, and it's not fair, '" she said.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Muslim Girl Attacked By Man Who Cut Off Her Hijab
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:54
You should not act like this". "I'm so proud to be a Canadian, and I feel so safe in this community", Samad said. Since 2013, hate crime has been on the rise in Canada. "We've seen this right across the country", she said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Lake County flu clinic rescheduled due to weather
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:53
Health officials say it takes about two weeks following the administration of the vaccine for the recipient to develop protection. Influenza activity rapidly increased in the last few weeks, health officials say, and is considered widespread here.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Keith Jackson Always Found the Words
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:52
A farm boy from Georgia, Jackson enlisted in the Marines and attended Washington State University on the G.I. The stadium's broadcasting TV and radio booths were renamed "The Keith Jackson Broadcast Center" in 2005.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Speaker Paul Ryan calls Pres. Trump's immigrant remarks 'unfortunate' and 'unhelpful'
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:50
Ryan recalled his own family history of emigrating to the USA from Ireland. After The Washington Post first reported Mr.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top US Ambassador to Panama Resigns, Says He Can No Longer Serve Trump
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:49
But others have wrestled with staying, feeling unsure whether they're protecting USA influence or contributing to its erosion. The US ambassador to Panama has quit because he says he is no longer able to serve under President Donald Trump .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Delta quarterly profit falls 8%
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:48
Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on Delta Air Lines in a research report on Friday, November 18th. (NYSE: DAL ) or 1,352 shares. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 72,393 shares in the company, valued at $4,090,204.50.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kenya Airways Celebrates First Steps of Nairobi-New York Flight
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:47
This is expected to significantly reduce flight time between these two cities from more than 22 hours to 15 hours. The airline will operate its state of the art Boeing 787 Dreamliner with a capacity of 234 passengers.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Early Weinstein accuser Asia Argento on Golden Globes: 'I was excluded'
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:44
People were quick to point out that Donald Trump has been accused of sexual harassment and misconduct by as many as 17 women. Television viewers enjoy watching the pre-Golden Globe Awards show, and this portion will start at 3 PM Pacific.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Amid Ahed Tamimi Imprisonment, Two 16-Year-Old Palestinians Killed by Israel
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:42
According to a statement, four people, including a first aid officer of the Red Crescent, were injured by the Israeli police. Two other Palestinians were injured and transferred to the Shuhada al-Aqsa Hospital in Deir al-Balah along with Abu Musaed.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Meeting Trump would be a "bitter pill" to swallow: Imran Khan
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:41
He said that Pakistan is facing serious problems from the elements carrying out attacking from Afghanistan's soil. Sharif's brother, Shahbaz, is also a potential candidate for the prime minister job.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top We Can Use NAFTA to Pay for Border Wall
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:39
He didn't elaborate on what that means. "They can pay for it indirectly through Nafta", the newspaper quoted Trump as saying. Canadian officials said this week there's an increased likelihood Trump will follow through on his exit threat.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top #TimesUp: 'Bonds, like men, are in a bear market,' says Bill Gross
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:38
The holdings increased by 6.6% from a year earlier, but were down from a 12-month peak of $1.2 trillion in August. Buying Treasuries keeps the dollar stronger relative to the yuan, which has helped Chinese exports in the past.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top The future 5 at the Australian Open
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:37
But he admitted he can not give himself a clear bill of health until he plays in the Australian Open next week. Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic arrived here one year ago as the top two seeds at the Australian Open .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Rosy Cotton Bowl with playoff-snubbed Ohio State against USC
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:32
That was hardly the only time it happened as the offense apparently requires tight ends to routinely deal with the defensive ends. Let's measure USC's progress in Texas: USC trailed Alabama, 17-3 at halftime at AT&T Stadium in the 2016 season opener.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top OnePlus 5T Lava Red Variant With 8GB RAM Launched In India
Jan 14, 2018 - 12:32
OnePlus today took the wraps off OnePlus 5T Lava Red edition in India following Star Wars limited edition from last month. To recall, the device has a 6.01-inch Full Optic AMOLED display along with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.