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Renowned surgeon takes part in UNCW MLK celebration
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/22/2010 - 9:25am.

video Benjamin Carson is the Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Children's Center.

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Underground Railroad Kiosk Dedicated
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Fri, 01/15/2010 - 6:11pm.

video The city of Wilmington celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday today by unveiling a kiosk honoring the underground railroad. It underscores just how much history there is in the Port City.

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UNCW students take part in national MLK Day Challenge
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/19/2009 - 4:50pm.

The 35 students are cleaning and painting Girls Inc., a non-profit organization that empowers at-risk youth in downtown Wilmington.

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Local Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/19/2009 - 11:04am.

If you would like to take part in any Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations, here is some of what is going on around town.

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Still honoring Dr. King
Submitted by on Sun, 01/27/2008 - 11:24pm.

videoIt's been almost a week since Martin Luther King Day, but many community churches are still celebrating.

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Wilmington celebrates Dr. King's life, legacy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/21/2008 - 6:01pm.

videoHundreds of people hit the streets of Wilmington Monday to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Many were out on the streets of Wilmington to take in the excitement.

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Presidential candidates address King rally
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/21/2008 - 2:10pm.

The three leading Democratic presidential candidates spoke this afternoon to those gathered at the Statehouse in Columbia to honor slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Junior.

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Historians fear MLK's full legacy being lost
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/21/2008 - 10:31am.

It's among the most famous speeches in American history, but some historians fear Martin Luther King's message is being overshadowed by the "I have a dream" speech that has become synonymous with the civil rights leader.

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Southport pays tribute to King
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/21/2008 - 9:19am.

videoThe community of Southport paid tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s contributions this weekend by re-living the past.

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