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Ft. Benning celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday

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FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) -

Fort Benning held a ceremony on Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday today honoring the fallen civil rights leader.

At the service, students from MLK Junior Elementary School re-enacted Dr. King's famous "I have a dream" speech.

Guest speaker Lieutenant Colonel Dawson Plummer graduated from Tuskegee University and traveled up the ranks in the military serving multiple tours in Iraq.

Today Lt. Col. Plummer spoke on the day of service.

Visit this link for a list of all of the Dr. King events taking place in the valley area.  

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