The Martin Luther King Association hosts Peace March & Rally

Posted by B. Royer on 1/17/2015 1:32:32 PM

ASHEVILLE – On Jan.19, the Martin Luther King Association of Asheville and Buncombe County will lead a March and Rally for Peace and Justice. Marchers will gather at 11:30 a.m. at St. James AME Church, at the corner of Martin Luther King Drive and Hildebrand Street, for music and a brief homily. At noon, they will walk several blocks to the public space facing Asheville City Hall and Buncombe County Courthouse for a rally with speeches and music by local artist WestSound. For more information about the King celebration and related events, contact Oralene Graves Simmons, chairwoman, at 828-281-1624.