Green Bay's Josh Sitton feels like months were wasted after stunning collapse

...linked their improbable victory to Martin Luther King Jr.On Monday, the national holiday celebrating the slain civil rights leader, the team sent out a Twitter message that said, "We shall overcome." The tweet featured a picture of an emotional...

Augusta celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy in service at First Presbyterian

...can be erased."The program organized annually by CSRA Memorial Observance Committee aims to show how the late civil rights leader continues to influence Augusta communities. This is the second year the MLK observance has been held at First Presbyterian...

King's dream still not fulfilled, says Paine speaker

...desegregation of schools and voting rights were made in King's lifetime, America is still a long way from where the civil rights leader had hoped it would be."Great disparages in wages, employment, health care and wealth still exist," he said...

Not many surprises expected in South Carolina elections

...Voters are choosing a lieutenant governor for the last time, and Democrat 30-year-old Bakari Sellers, son of a civil rights leader, is facing 67-year-old Republican stalwart Henry McMaster in a race of contrasts. The governor will choose...

Atlanta readies for reaction to Ferguson case

...a segregationist, ordered police to protect the state Capitol in Atlanta during the funeral procession of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Instead, calm prevailed.The Atlanta University Center, home to Clark Atlanta University...

Civil rights leader backs Martin

...Democratic Senate candidate Jim Martin earned a key endorsement Wednesday from the Rev. Joseph Lowery, a famed civil rights leader whose support was long sought by both Mr. Martin and his opponent Vernon Jones. The Rev. Lowery's endorsement...

Civil rights leader, judge buried

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. --- Civil rights leader and federal judge Matthew Perry was remembered Thursday as a trailblazer, eulogized by South Carolina's first black chief justice...

Civil rights leader plans Augusta stops

Internationally known civil rights leader Jesse Jackson will bring a message of racial equality through economic security to the Augusta area next week as he makes a weeklong...

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Street takes name of pastor, civil rights leader

...Hamilton was host to the Rev. Martin Luther King in his church three times and became a King scholar after the civil rights leader's death, said Tracy Williams, a member of the street dedication committee."He was quite a courageous man...

Across Georgia

...conventionDECATUR, GA. --- The daughter of slain civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. visited the convention...she arrived.King is the youngest daughter of the civil rights leader and was elected the SCLC's eighth president and...