North Brevard unites to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


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North Brevard County will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

A Dr. Martin Luther King breakfast will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 18 at the Gibson Youth Center at 835 Sycamore St. in Titusville. Three speakers, including Rufus Edmonson, will reenact King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Tickets are $20.

“We are asking our friends to be a part of this first unity breakfast,” said Jeff Davis, the president of the North Brevard NAACP.

On Monday, Jan. 20, a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. parade will start at 11 a.m. on Lane Avenue.

At this event, South Street will be dedicated as it becomes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.