Dr Martin Luther King, Martin Luther King Junior, Lockhart Elementary School discussed on WBZ Midday News

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Nation marks Martin Luther King junior day on Friday. Twenty Texas elementary school students honored Dr Martin Luther King junior making it to the final rounds of oratory competitions held in Dallas and Houston the question for finalists in the competition. What would Dr king say to the children of today's world first place winner Nyla Johnson. Greater Nile Johnson from Lockhart elementary school winning first place for Houston in the annual oratory school competition honoring Martin Luther King junior. No, we have not fulfilled the dream. We cannot lose hope reciting Dr king's speeches to demonstrate how his words to present day. Still have a gene Dallas's first place went to to Sierra king a fourth grade student from William Brown Miller elementary school, a new generation honoring Dr king's legacy Andrine, Michelle Franzen, ABC news. Thank you. Dover high school teacher who led a class singing a jingle about the Ku Klux Klan is expected to return to teaching next ball after studying brace bias in privilege, the school superintendent says teacher John Carver will remain on paid administrative leave for the rest of this school year. The superintendent says its students in carvers class expressed racial insensitivity while giving an oral presentation as part of an assignment he says that the incident has had a profound impact on the Dover community and those involved attribute for a beloved marine at Arlington National Cemetery. It will not you will learn by the numbers marine staff. Sergeant turned actor Ronald Lee Ernie who died last April at age seventy four was interred with full military honors at Arlington Friday..

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