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...could announce the vote. "I think this is one of the greatest steps this council will ever take," Councilwoman Xanthene Norris said. Civil rights leaders first fought for the holiday 19 years ago, but their efforts became intense in recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/02/met_441597.shtml
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...creating an "MLK Civil Rights Day" that would not cost any tax money. Chairwoman Phyllis Henderson and Councilwoman Xanthene Norris met with reporters Thursday to talk about recommendations a residents' committee made on whether or how to create...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/29/met_474663.shtml
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Rev. Jesse Jackson again asks Greenville County Council to honor MLK day

...expressing their disapproval and disappointment in the council's refusal to institute the holiday. Councilwoman Xanthene Norris introduced a motion last October to observe the King holiday on the third Monday in January. Currently employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/20/met_376237.shtml
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