SEARK program to celebrate MLK


Southeast Arkansas College will celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a program beginning at 12:15 p.m. Thursday in the Founders Hall-Lyceum.

Guest speakers will be Rev. Patrick Lockett of New Community Church and John Bynum. Bynum will present the reading of Rev. King.’s speech, “I Have a Dream.”

Rev. Michael Williams, pastor of Family Time Church, will sing the National Black Anthem, “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”

The free event is open to the public. For additional information, contact SEARK’s Office of College Affairs at 870-543-5963 or 850-2183.

The campus will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.