Nacogdoches citizens march for MLK

Nacogdoches citizens march for MLK

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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