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Nacogdoches citizens march for MLK

Source: KTRE Staff Source: KTRE Staff
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Member of the Nacogdoches community marched this morning through the streets of downtown in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

The Nacogdoches County Courthouse held a ceremony immediately following the march featuring multiple activists within the community. 

Pastor Karen Christopher of Pine Flat CME Church delivered a powerful speech by the late Dr. King, to those in attendance. 

"I was called out and chosen, much like Moses, to lead the people to a land promised," recited Christopher.

Community members of all ages stood during the ceremony holding signs showing photos of doctor king.

Many said it was a wonderful way to celebrate such an inspiring man of American history.

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