This is a timeline of heroes who are famous.
Created by cwenham on Feb 28, 2011
Last updated: 02/28/11 at 09:49 AM
When MLK came to LynchburgNelson County TimesMartin Luther King Jr. (right) spoke at EC Glass High School in Lynchburg on March 27, 1962. Credit: File photo By Darrell Laurant News articles through the years about the appearance of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. at EC Glass High School on March ...and more »
Kansas City StarHaley Barbour's Martin Luther King problemSalonAP Did Haley Barbour misremember an episode in which he claimed to have seen Martin Luther King speak in Yazoo City, Mississippi, in 1962? A growing body of evidence is pointing in that direction. The controversy centers on comments ...Henry Barbour: Haley got King date, not event, wrongPolitico (blog)Haley Barbour's MLK Memories Thrown Into QuestionTPMDCGov.'s memories of King may be inaccurateJackson Clarion LedgerAlterNetall 304 news articles »
WISC MadisonNew Capitol visiting rules announcedFox11online.comVisitors to the Capitol will enter at the King Street entrance. A handicapped entrance will be available at the Martin Luther King, Jr. entrance. Visitors will be admitted to meet with legislators and other officials who work in the building, ...Normal business hours now apply at Capitol; overnight stays not addressed yetMadison.comall 10 news articles »
It's 1968 All Over Again, and King's Fight For Unions Is Still Essential EssentialHistory News NetworkIn light of the clash of wills in Wisconsin, we should remember the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. One of King's slogans that we rarely hear is this one: “all labor has dignity.” King spoke these words in Memphis on March 18, ...An Open Letter to Religious Leaders in Support of Collective Bargaining RightsHuffington Post (blog)Send Us Your Photos From Today's Wisconsin Solidarity RalliesColorLines magazineall 4 news articles »
Md. group to build Coretta Scott King memorialWRCB-TVMartin Luther King Jr. At a ceremonial groundbreaking Sunday, dozens gathered to see the first progress on the memorial in Anne Arundel County. It's scheduled for completion this spring. Carl Snowden, who is leading the effort and is director of the ...Md. garden will honor Coretta Scott KingWashington Post (blog)Edgewater gardens to honor activist Coretta Scott KingBaltimore SunCoretta Scott King visits studentsFort Wayne Journal Gazetteall 14 news articles »
Local pianist recalls meeting Martin Luther KingRochester Democrat and ChronicleANNETTE LEIN staff photographer file photo When pianist Armenta Adams Hummings was 15, her mother invited two music lovers to their Boston home: Martin Luther King Jr. and his girlfriend, Coretta Scott. In 1952, Scott was an up-and-coming singer at New ...
al.com (blog)Martin Luther King guard, Birmingham's Rev. Jonathan McPherson, working on memoiral.com (blog)Jonathan McPherson holds the double-barrel shotgun he carried to guard Martin Luther King Jr. when the civil rights leader rested in this Smithfield house. (The Birmingham News / Bernard Troncale) As he and Frank Dukes stood with guns in their hands ...
50 students participate in speaking contestFremont News MessengerFREMONT-- About 50 students from Fremont City Schools participated in the Fremont NAACP's annual Martin Luther King Oratorical Contest in February at Terra Community College. Students in five age groups competed for the honor of representing Fremont ...and more »
KSMU RadioLiving the Dream … Singing the Dream: Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in ...We Love DCIt took 22 years of celebratory performances in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. before the grandest of vocal collaborations took place, but it was well worth the wait. This year's Living the Dream … ...A mile of road in Springfield named after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.News-Leader.comDr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Mile UnveiledKSPRMartin Luther King, Jr. And America TodayMorungExpressKTTS -KY3 -KSMU Radioall 10 news articles »
Grass Fire Sparks Near Gas StationKOCO Oklahoma CityThe fire broke out near Reno Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard early Monday morning. Firefighters got the fire under control before it spread and caused damage. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.and more »