Residents rally around life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

From staff and wire reports

January 24 at 10:33 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Residents rally around life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
St. Charles Parish residents marched on River Road from the West Bank Bridge Park in Luling to the Eual J. Landry Alternative Program Center in Hahnville to celebrate the life and legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday.

After the march, which was a distance of more than two and a half miles, a rally was held for hundreds of community members. The rally included guest speakers, a dance performance, a piano recital and prayer.

Pictured are: Jyia Joseph, Alexus Dukes, Serenity Boyle and La’Chele Green hold a banner as they lead the march down River Road.




View other articles written From staff and wire reports

featured merchant

Boutte Christian Academy Elementary/Jr. High
Boutte Christian Academy Elementary/Jr. High Boutte Christian Academy (BCA) is a childcare and educational ministry of Life Church in Boutte. BCA was founded in 1980 as a Mother's Day Out Program and has grown over the years into a Class "A" Child Care Center and a State-Approved School

Too old to serve? New law kicks several longtime public officials out of office
Too old to serve? New law kicks several longtime public officials out of office
- 1050 views
As qualifying for parish and state elections takes place this week, a few longtime elected officials are being removed from the ballot for no reason other than their age.