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Rachel Dolezal will not be speaking at MLK event in Cary

Former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal, criticized last year for passing herself off as black, will no longer speak at a NC MLK Day celebration next month.

MLK celebrations continue through Tuesday

video The Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations are under across southeastern North Carolina. Over 8 days, several events are taking place throughout Wilmington which started Monday and will continue through next Tuesday.

Crowds line new route for Wilmington’s MLK Day Parade

videoIt was a family affair at this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade. Kids cozied up to mom and dad as marching bands, dancers, and churches made their way through downtown Wilmington to celebrate Dr. King's legacy.

HAPPENING TODAY: Wilmington’s MLK Day Parade honors Dr. King

video Wilmington will honor the legendary civil rights leader's birthday in a big way today, with a parade that kicks off at 11 a.m. at the intersection of Hanover and N. 3rd streets.

MLK celebration events kick off Tuesday

video Wilmington's Martin Luther King Jr. Committee will host several events leading up the the annual MLK Day Parade next Monday.

City conducts survey for MLK Parade feedback

video The City of Wilmington is looking for more feedback on the Martin Luther King Day Parade. The city is encouraging interested citizens to give input through an online survey.

ONLY ON 3: MLK Parade move creates split along Castle Street

videoThere's been a lot of debate about the new route this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Parade took through Wilmington last week. You've probably heard about issues downtown businesses had with the move to Front Street, but there are also complaints from the parade's old route.

New route means record crowd for MLK Day Parade

video The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade had a new look this year, as the route headed downtown for the first time ever.

NC residents participate in King day, inauguration

North Carolinians will observe the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday and public inauguration of President Barack Obama with observances, calls to service and celebrations.

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