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    Thursday, July 17 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-07-17 13:49:05 GMT
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  • LaGrange woman hit by juvenile with cast iron skillet

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    Monday, July 28 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-07-28 13:15:06 GMT
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  • Mom shoots at burglar trying to steal her car

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    Monday, July 28 2014 8:28 AM EDT2014-07-28 12:28:43 GMT
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Columbus 

Tree Planting Event
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, The Keep Columbus Beautiful Commission, Trees Columbus Inc., CCG Urban Forestry and Beautification Division, the Muscogee County School District and students from George Washington Carver High School will plant several trees on the campus of George Washington Carver High School located at 3100 8th Street, Columbus GA 31906. The project is our MLK Jr. Serve-A-Thon will be held Friday, January 18, 2013 at 9:30am.

Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Parade - Saturday, January 19 at 11am, Broadway
www.columbusga.org
The city's 17th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Parade of Excellence will be Jan. 19, featuring local organizations, city officials, school bands and the Maneuver Center of Excellence Army Band. The Commission on Unity, Diversity and Prosperity is sponsoring the parade. The MLK Parade will begin at 11am in Phenix City and will follow the traditional bi-city parade route.


Columbus Regional to Host Annual MLK Day Commemoration Service
The Columbus Regional Conference Center at The Medical Center 
710 Center Street
Monday, January 21st, 2013
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Featured speaker Michael Thurmond, former Georgia Labor 
Commissioner and currently with civil trial practice firm Butler, Wooten, & Fryhofer,
Special music by the Emmanuel Voices of Praise
An oration of Dr. King's famous "I Have A Dream" speech

 


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