Martin Luther King Jr.

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VIDEO: Ogden marchers share in King's dream

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 21 2014 - 6:04am

OGDEN -- More than 250 people on Monday gathered at Ogden's Marshall White Center to remember the life and work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who used peaceful means to champion racial equality until an assassin's bullet cut him down 45 years ago.

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Rev. Ralph Abernathy's daughter remembers 'uncle Martin' Luther King Jr.

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 15 2014 - 6:54pm

OGDEN -- Donzaleigh Abernathy was part of civil rights history eight months before she was born."Mother was home alone with my sister, and I was in my mother's womb," said Abernathy, daughter of civil rights activist Rev. Ralph Abernathy. "She said she'd fallen asleep in the living room and the angels awakened her and she went in the bedroom. Ten...

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VIDEO: Ogden marchers share in King's dream

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 21 2014 - 6:04am

OGDEN -- More than 250 people on Monday gathered at Ogden's Marshall White Center to remember the life and work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who used peaceful means to champion racial equality until an assassin's bullet cut him down 45 years ago.

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VIDEO: Ogden marchers share in King's dream

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 21 2014 - 6:04am

OGDEN -- More than 250 people on Monday gathered at Ogden's Marshall White Center to remember the life and work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., who used peaceful means to champion racial equality until an assassin's bullet cut him down 45 years ago.

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GALLERY: 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech in Utah

Reverend France Davis of the Calvary Baptist Church speaks on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the State Capitol in Salt Lake City. Reverend Davis was at Martin Luther King Jr.'s speech in Washington D.C. 50 years ago.Gov. Gary Herbert, Lt. Governor Greg Bell and others gathered on the steps of the Utah State Capitol for a bell ringing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech. ASHLEY FRANSCELL/Special to the Standard-Examiner

Ashley Franscell, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Aug 28 2013 - 2:43pm

Gary Herbert, Lt. Governor Greg Bell and others gathered on the steps of the Utah State Capitol for a bell ringing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech. Here in Ogden, Amir Jackson, founder of Nurture the Creative Mind, and Jeff Henry, WSU African American student Senator, spoke at Weber State University. Also at WSU, a video of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" was played throughout the day in the Student Union Building.

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GALLERY: Celebrating Martin Luther King Day at Marshal White

Pastor Carey McCall speaks during a celebration of Martin Luther King day at the Marshal White Center in Ogden on January 21, 2013  (KERA WILLIAMS/ Standard-Examiner)

Kera Williams
Jan 21 2013 - 7:11pm

People attend an event to celebrate Martin Luther King day at the Marshal White Center in Ogden on January 21, 2013.

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GALLERY: Martin Luther King Day - January 17, 2011

First lady Michelle Obama, center, embraces daughter Sasha, 9, as she is surprised by everyone singing "Happy Birthday" to her as she and President Barack Obama arrived at the Stuart Hobson Middle School in Washington to observe the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday by participating in a community service project, Monday, Jan. 17, 2011. Daughter Malia, 12, is at right. The first lady turns 47 today. (J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press)

The Associated Press
Jan 17 2011 - 12:47pm

See photos of the Nation celebrating Martin Luther King Day.

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