Some 350 community members ranging from the very young to the older but young at heart turned Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. Day off into a "day on." After a morning spent working, a celebration luncheon with speakers was held at the MCLA Church Street Center to honor members and the memory of the civil rights activist.
This year's Martin Luther King Jr. Peacemaker Award was presented to PopCares, which has distributed more than $122,000 to local families struggling with cancer. The group wa
The program will include the presentation of this year's MLK Peacemaker Award to PopCares Inc., in recognition of the difference the nonprofit organization makes in the lives of more than 310 local families who are battling cancer.