FREEPORT — The Martin Luther King Celebration Committee aspires to honor the life and work of the civil rights leader by uniting as one community during tough times.

MLKCC President Dorothy Thomas emphasizes Saturday’s virtual celebration and Monday’s drive-thru parade will serve as times of recognition and commemoration for one of the most influential civil rights leaders in American history.

Nick Irene is a reporter for The Facts. Contact him at 979-237-0149.

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