Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Parish NAACP president: Take advantage of rights King gained

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day was observed in Morgan City Monday with a parade and program.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The African-American community needs to take advantage of the rights that Martin Luther King Jr. fought so hard to gain, St. Mary NAACP President Reginald Weary said Monday.

MLK Day speaker: Each person in community has job to do

Patterson City Councilman Travis Darnell speaks at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day ceremony this morning in Patterson.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Each person in the African-American community has a job to do and if everyone gets back to doing those jobs, they will prosper as a people, newly elected City Councilman Travis Darnell said during


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