AUDIO: Rock Hill gathers to honor MLK Day

Posted January 16, 2018 7:11 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

The 15th Annual Martin Luther King Jr Interfaith prayer Breakfast was held Monday morning at First Baptist Church in Rock Hill.

The event, put on by the city welcomed in hundreds of guests to honor King for his impact on the country and the community. The Keynote Speaker was Dr. Derrick Aldridge, Founder and Director of Teachers in the Movement and a Winthrop graduate.

Aldridge said King would be dismayed and disappointed that racism continues to plague the country and said King would encourage everyone to collectively seek community and not chaos.