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Allentown NAACP holds annual Tribute to a King event

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Published On: Jan 20 2014 05:05:38 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 20 2014 05:59:15 PM CST

The Allentown branch of the NAACP honored Martin Luther King Jr. Monday.

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

The Allentown branch of the NAACP honored Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday.

The group held its 34th annual "Tribute to a King" celebration Monday morning at St. James A.M.E. Zion Church at 4th and Union Streets.

The theme for 2014 was "Responding to the Challenge."

Reverend Gregory Edwards from the Resurrected Life Community Church was the keynote speaker.