MLK Day

Chappelle Memorial AME Church’s celebration for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Chappelle Memorial AME Church is hosting a celebration for the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the Midlands! The event starts on MLK day, Monday, January 16 at 10 a.m. at the church on 1101 Pine Street. Curtis spoke with Chappelle Memorial’s Reverend Michael Buckson & the church’s school superintendent Connie Moore about how…

On MLK Day, Biden says Americans must commit to King’s work

President Joe Biden says Americans must commit to the unfinished work of Martin Luther King Jr., delivering jobs and justice and protecting what he calls “the sacred right to vote, a right from which all other rights flow.” Biden’s remarks Monday were among many by politicians acknowledging unmet needs for racial equality on Martin Luther King Day.