Sunday, January 26, 2014
2014 MLK Day in Kingsport: A Candlelight Vigil to Honor the King
A mainstay of the celebration of the life of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in most cities around the country, is the candlelight vigil.
Kingsport was no exception, as the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Candlelight Vigil was held at the Shiloh Baptist Church.
Click here to hear a video interview by WJHL-TV with New Vision Youth Director Johnnie Mae Swagerty about the 2014 MLK Candlelight Vigil in Kingsport.
Click here to hear more of the WJHL-TV interview with Johnnie Mae Swagerty about the variety of people represented at the Candlelight Vigil.
Angel Blye representing the Kitchen of Hope....
Mrs. Betsy Cooper, representing the Kingsport Board of Education....
Mrs. Linda Calvert, on behalf of Terry Cunningham, representing the Kingsport Housing Authority....
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"EVERYWHERE I GO, I'M GONNA LET IT SHINE.. LET IT SHINE, LET IT SHINE... LET IT SHINE."