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Staunton to Honor MLK Jr. with March, Memorial Service

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People across the country and here in central Virginia are honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The streets of downtown Staunton will be filled Monday for the 22nd annual March for Peace and Justice. It begins at 6:30 p.m. at the corner of Lewis and Beverley Streets.

Right after the candlelight march there will be an MLK memorial service at 7:00 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church.

The dual events are sponsored by Mary Baldwin College, and the Staunton chapter of the NAACP.  

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