Okaloosa committee sets events to celebrate MLK's legacy

Published: Monday, December 30, 2013 at 10:40 AM.

FORT WALTON BEACH — The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee of Okaloosa County has scheduled several events to honor the slain civil rights leader's legacy.

"Team Work Makes the Dream Work" is the theme of this year's events, which include:

Oratorical/Poster Contest: Jan. 11, 10 a.m. to noon, Fort Walton Beach High School.

MLK Memorial Program: Jan. 19, 5:30 p.m., Fort Walton Beach High School Auditorium.

Parade/March: Jan. 20, 8 a.m., Fort Walton Beach Municipal Auditorium.

Rally and After-rally Activities: Jan. 20, noon at Fort Walton Beach High School.

All these activities are free and open to the public.

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