The Navarro County Branch NAACP Unit 6209 hosted its Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Rally and March Monday, Jan. 20 at Bunert Park and the MLK Center located at 1114 E. Sixth Ave.

Attendees marched from Bunert Park to the MLK Center.

Guest speaker was Dr. Kai'Iah James, PH.D. Parent and Family Engagement Liaison for Corsicana Independent School District.

The “I Have a Dream” oratory contest was held where students from Navarro County schools recited Dr. King's “I Have a Dream.”

First, second and third place winners were rewarded with monetary prizes. Musical performances, praise dances and poetry were also presented by students and local churches.

See more photos and video from Monday morning online and find results of the “I Have a Dream” oratory contest in the Thursday edition of the Corsicana Daily Sun.

Recommended for you