PALMER — Monday , January 15 was a holiday for some but a celebration for many. It was the 16th Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Annual “Honoring the Dream” Celebration at the Mat-Su Senior Center. The place was packed with a wide range of elders, children, parents, teachers and individuals seeking to remember the man who is an icon and leader for peace and civil rights.
The program is put on yearly by by Mat Su MLK Jr. Foundation. Board of Directors Melvin Sage-EL,II, Bertha Hall, Cheryl Puryear, Shuvonne Benton and Aundra Jackson planned the extensive Palmer event.