The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be celebrated at the 36th Annual Celebration of Service on Friday, Jan. 15, at the Capitol from 12-1:30 p.m. This event, presented by the Martin Luther King Jr. Advisory Council, will honor several individuals for their service to the state as well as focus on Dr. King’s evergreen message of peace, justice, and equality.
Monica Kaufman Pearson, a member of the Georgia Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame and long-time staple of Atlanta’s news landscape, will serve as this year’s keynote speaker. Gov. Kemp, Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan, and House Speaker David Ralston will also deliver remarks.