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History of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

POSTED: 2:22 PM Jan 12 2012   UPDATED: 3:17 PM Jan 16 2015

Monday is Martin Luther King Day. Learn more about the complicated history behind this special holiday.

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Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The federal holiday is celebrated nationally with many service events, often attended by leaders, celebrities and the President.

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Watauga County man charged with sexual assault of teenager

A Western North Carolina man is accused of sexually assaulting a teenager.

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Man charged with stealing donation jar

A Kingsport man was charged with stealing a donation jar from a business.

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