Martin Luther King Day March

Martin Luther King Day March

[box]From the Pocahontas Star Herald Photos by Dalton Sullivan[/box] Numerous Randolph County residents and Pocahontas school children took part Monday morning in a peaceful march to honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Some of the marchers held signs, and many sang spiritual songs as they walked from the old Wal*Mart on Hwy.…

Trip to National Civil Rights Museum

The Herron Center chartered a bus last spring to carry about 35 local people to Memphis to visit the┬áNational Civil Rights Museum. The group, ranging in age from school children to over age 90, toured the museum built around the Lorraine Motel, where Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated in 1968.   [hr] [twocol_one] [/twocol_one]…