HAMILTON, Ga. (WTVM) - As the nation honored Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday, residents in Hamilton, Georgia held a drive-by celebration in his honor.
The event was sponsored by the Harris County Men’s Club along with several other organizations.
Residents were encouraged to decorate their vehicles and cruise the square to view several displays in honor of King. A short ceremony was also held where the men’s club awarded its annual scholarship, honored first responders, and gave brief words of encouragement.
The event was one of several in the Chattahoochee Valley that honored King’s life and legacy.