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Program honors 50th anniversary of March on Washington

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

A commemorative program to honor the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington will take place Wednesday night in Cape Girardeau.

Taking place at 7 p.m. at St. James AME Church at 516 North Street, the program will also honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s I Have a Dream speech.

The public is welcome to attend.

The event is sponsored by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Citywide Celebration Committee and will feature a keynote speech from Dr. Rob Webb, pastor of Mount Calvary Powerhouse Church.

For more information call Debra Mitchell-Braxton at 573-275-6814.

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