Annual banquet honoring MLK held in Laurel Saturday night

Annual banquet honoring MLK held in Laurel Saturday night

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Events celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. continued in the Pine Belt Saturday night.

In Laurel, the MLK Community Development Corporation hosted an annual scholarship banquet at Sanderson Farms corporate headquarters.

During the event, several awards were presented.

The organization will host a memorial service Sunday night at six o'clock at Morning Star M.B. Church and a breakfast honoring Dr. King at 8 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Train Depot.