Chilly day with warm hearts marks Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Chilly day with warm hearts marks Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

VIDEO OF ARTIST GEORGE SOLONEVICH INCLUDED The chilly air and gray skies did not diminish the proud smiling faces of the young and the not so young as they celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. It was the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s Annual Youth Day celebration Monday afternoon. A crowd of over 200 gathered at […]

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Juneteenth in Washington Park Draws Huge Crowd – Video/Slideshow

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Juneteenth in Washington Park Draws Huge Crowd - Video/Slideshow

What a day – it threaten rain and sprinkled a few drops at first. Then the sun  came out and really turned the humidity up  to a full-blown “super-high red sweat” alert. The turnout for Saturday’s Juneteenth celebration was the largest since its inception 3 years ago. The Countryside Neighborhood Alliance has participated every year. This year we […]

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Woolworth Sit-in Participant Challenges All to “Get on the bus”

Friday, January 23, 2009

David Carson, Gwen Mason, Mayor Bowers, Darlene Burcham Referring to attendees who planned to “get on the bus” Tuesday to witness the inauguration of the 44th President Barack Obama, Franklin E. McCain challenged all to not let this be the last time that “you get on the bus.”. McCain was one of the original four […]

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NC A&T State University Alumni Assoc. 12th Annual MLK Day Celebration

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

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Video – Unveiling Ceremony of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Monument

Thursday, February 21, 2008

I had quite a bit of video and tried to capture a little bit of everything that transpired that day. I hope you enjoy the clip.

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Unveiling Ceremony

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Here are a few pictures from Tuesday. It was bitter cold but I would not have missed it for the world. I am working on video that better reflects the “warmth” of the day..LEFT: Mayor Harris and Councilwoman Mason – Dr. Perneller Chubb-Wilson, President Emeritus SCLC in red scarf. CLICK TO ENLARGE ANY PICTURE. LEFT: […]

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Annual Banquet

Saturday, January 19, 2008

Friday evening I was so honored to have received the Dr. Perneller Chubb-Wilson Humanitarian Award. It really was a humbling experience I will never forget. I was nervous being among so many deserving award winners. I gave my brief remarks and my friends comforted me with kind kudos as they always do. This is my […]

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