Newberry celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day


Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson was the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration speaker. She is currently the acting dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Morgan State University.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The march began on College Street in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Area residents braved the 30-degree weather on Monday to march and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Monday’s marchers began at Bethlehem Baptist Church on College Street and marched to Caldwell Street and Miller Chapel AME.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Those who participated in the march sang songs to keep their spirits warm.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Carlton Kinard was one of the participants in the march.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Pi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held a voter registration drive during the service.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Members of United Voices performed during the service.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Marchers file into Millers Chapel AME Church at the conclusion of the walk.


Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

The procession passes by the Zach Wright Mansion.


Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

Marchers make their way through Historic Downtown Newberry.


Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson was the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration speaker. She is currently the acting dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Morgan State University.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0104.jpgDr. Pamela Scott-Johnson was the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration speaker. She is currently the acting dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Morgan State University. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The march began on College Street in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0042.jpgThe march began on College Street in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Area residents braved the 30-degree weather on Monday to march and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0056.jpgArea residents braved the 30-degree weather on Monday to march and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Monday’s marchers began at Bethlehem Baptist Church on College Street and marched to Caldwell Street and Miller Chapel AME.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0059.jpgMonday’s marchers began at Bethlehem Baptist Church on College Street and marched to Caldwell Street and Miller Chapel AME. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Those who participated in the march sang songs to keep their spirits warm.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0065.jpgThose who participated in the march sang songs to keep their spirits warm. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Carlton Kinard was one of the participants in the march.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0089.jpgCarlton Kinard was one of the participants in the march. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Pi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held a voter registration drive during the service.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0093.jpgPi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held a voter registration drive during the service. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Members of United Voices performed during the service.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_DSC_0101.jpgMembers of United Voices performed during the service. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Marchers file into Millers Chapel AME Church at the conclusion of the walk.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_MLK2-2-.jpgMarchers file into Millers Chapel AME Church at the conclusion of the walk. Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

The procession passes by the Zach Wright Mansion.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_MLK3.jpgThe procession passes by the Zach Wright Mansion. Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

Marchers make their way through Historic Downtown Newberry.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_MLK4.jpgMarchers make their way through Historic Downtown Newberry. Carson Lambert | The Newberry Observer

Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson was the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration speaker. She is currently the acting dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Morgan State University.

The march began on College Street in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Area residents braved the 30-degree weather on Monday to march and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday’s marchers began at Bethlehem Baptist Church on College Street and marched to Caldwell Street and Miller Chapel AME.

Those who participated in the march sang songs to keep their spirits warm.

Carlton Kinard was one of the participants in the march.

Pi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held a voter registration drive during the service.

Members of United Voices performed during the service.

Marchers file into Millers Chapel AME Church at the conclusion of the walk.

The procession passes by the Zach Wright Mansion.

Marchers make their way through Historic Downtown Newberry.

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