G’ville MLK Day activities begin Monday

Activities associated with this year’s observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday begin Monday.

The Newtown Florist Club, which sponsors the annual King Day March and Rally, plans a series of events this week as a prelude to next Monday’s activities. Click here for full details: Newtown Florist Club | Gainesville GA | Facebook

The march itself will begin Jan. 15 at noon from the parking lot at Peach State Bank & Trust on E.E. Butler Parkway. It will end at the Butler Center on Athens Highway, where a rally will be held at 1:30.