The Appling County Branch of the NAACP is proud to announce the festivities for MLK. The Grand Marshal program will be held on Friday, January 17 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Matthew Baptist Church in Baxley. The Grand Marshal is Bishop Lucious Rogers. The theme is “Embracing the Past, Building the Future.”
The MLK parade will be on Saturday, January 18 at 2:00 p.m. Line up at 1:00 p.m. at the Parker-Harrell Center on Junior High Drive. Vendors are welcome. For more information, please contact, Larry NeSmith, Sr. at 912-367-2862. They cordially extend an invitation to all churches, citizens and community organizations to come out and support the celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday.