MLK Jr.activities begin January 14

Special to The Times

The Henry County NAACP is sponsoring its 4th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast, Saturday, January 14, at 10 a.m. at Shiloh Baptist Church Education Center, 253 Macon Street in McDonough. The speaker is Rev. Dr. William E. Flippin, Sr., Senior Pastor, Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church, Atlanta. Tickets and information on all events are available at

The Parade/Peace March is scheduled for Monday, January 16 at 10 a.m. and starts at the Henry County Performing Arts Center, 37 Lemon Street, through Historic Downtown McDonough.

The Celebration is immediately after the parade at the Performing Arts Center and begins at 11 a.m. The keynote speaker is Pastor T. J. McBride, Senior Pastor, Tabernacle of Praise Church International, McDonough. Both events are free and open to the public.