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Minden Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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Cold weather didn’t dampen spirits Monday as citizens turned out to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and join in its festivities.

Bruce Franklin/Press-Herald
Bruce Franklin/Press-Herald

The day kicked off at 8 a.m. with an Ecumenical Unity March down Martin Luther King Drive, followed by the downtown parade at 10 a.m.

Bruce Franklin/Press-Herald
Bruce Franklin/Press-Herald

Immediately after the parade, a Youth Rally was held at the Minden Civic Center and essay and winners were announced.

The Richardson Elementary Choir performed at the rally followed

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