Junction City/Geary County held their 35th Annual MLK Celebration Jan. 16, 19 and 20.The celebration included “Courageous Conversations” at the Geary County Historical Museum, where Ruby Robinson received the Coretta Scott King Courage Award.

A Gospel concert was held on Sun., featuring Roy Moye III. On Mon. The keynote speaker Dr. Reginald Eggleston, Superintendent for Geary County Schools USD 475 told the audience at the C.L. Hoover Opera House that very few adults are willing to volunteer to serve children. Young people need to hear adutls voices and adults can help them learn common sense.

Eggleston also told the audience that education is taken lightly in this country and that everyone has a right to be educated. Everyone should take advantage of it.