Event set Saturday in solidarity with March on Washington


Arkansas Community Organizations, the Jefferson County NAACP and community leaders are sponsoring a march in solidarity with events in Washington, D.C., and other cities to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.

The march will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at 3rd Avenue and Main Street and proceed to the Jefferson County Courthouse.

The theme of the march is “Realize the Dream.” Speakers to be announced.