By Kate Herold
Staff Writer" 

King 'Brought People Together'


Nafisah Abdulkarim, a member of the Brevard Middle School Singing Knights,performed at Monday's Event.(photo by Kate Herold

"Through the grace of God I no longer in Transylvania County have to report to the first floor of the hospital when we have to be hospitalized, or sit in a small cubicle in the doctor's office to only be waited on after everyone else had been cared for, or drink from a dingy water fountain and use a dirty restroom at the courthouse, which read ‘for colored only,' or read hand me-down books from white schools that have missing pages and marks that make them impossible to read. Yes, thank you Dr. King through the grace of God that I can walk in dignity as any other man."

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