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MLK Day 2020: What to know about the civil rights icon’s legacy

As the country observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, the civil rights icon's daughter is challenging people to continue his fight to achieve what he called "a beloved community."

NC aquarium offers half-price admission on MLK Day with food donation

The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher will offer half-price general admission with the donation of a canned or nonperishable, non-expired food item to guests on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

ECU star Trevon Brown honored to be the grand marshal of the MLK, Jr....

At the MLK, Jr. parade, former New Hanover star receiver and current ECU Pirate Trevon Brown was the parade's grand marshal.

Hundreds attend parade celebrating legacy of MLK

People across the country are honoring the legacy Martin Luther King, Jr. left behind. In the Port City, crowds gathered in Downtown Wilmington to pay their respects.

Families invited for fun and learning to celebrate MLK Day

One event to honor Dr. King was going on Saturday at the building that bears his name in Wilmington, the MLK Center.

New Hanover County NAACP holds 14th annual MLK Breakfast

This year's MLK Breakfast was served bright and early Saturday at the DREAMS Center.
Dozens attend the Potluck for Peace at the MLK Center in Wilmington on January 11, 2018. (Photo: Sarah Johnson/WWAY)

MLK celebrations continue with Potluck for Peace

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was all about peace, and celebrations continued Thursday with the Potluck for Peace at the MLK Center in Wilmington.

Miami-Dade police: 8 people wounded in shooting at MLK park

Miami-Dade police say eight people - five of them juveniles - have been wounded in a shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park.

Red Cross Invites Community to Give the Gift of Life on Martin Luther King...

The Cape Fear Red Cross invites the Wilmington community to donate blood on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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