New Iberia celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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New Iberia was host to an MLK ceremony on Monday.

The event took place at the Martin Luther King rec center in West End Park and was hosted by the Iberia Parish NAACP.

The theme of the event was “injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” a quote from Dr. King written in his “letter from a Birmingham jail” in 1963.

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