The Riverbend Ministerial Alliance is leading the march to the Lovejoy Monument to celebrate MLK Jr's birthday and life. Reconciliation is the theme of the Unity March to take place on Martin Luther King Day in Alton.
Mike Adams of the Riverbend Ministerial Alliance tells The Big Z the march begins at 1pm.
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Upon arrival a few minutes will be set aside for greeting, prayer, and a few praise songs. The march will take place down 6th St. to Ridge St. and then down to 4th street, then up to the Eli P. Lovejoy Monument. Local man Ben Golley is scheduled to recite a few lines of the MLK I have dream speech. Any and all are welcome.