The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. lives on in Houston! On Monday, January 15th, 2018, the Houston Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade Foundation, Inc. and Black Heritage Society, home to the nation’s first-ever MLK, Jr. birthday parade celebration, will ring in the new year and historical milestone at the 40th Annual “Original” MLK, […]

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Check out photos from the Black Heritage Society 37 Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade!


There’s a new pop group in town! They’re positive…they’re siblings…and they’re from Katy, TX. Shania, Batchlor, and Corey are three young kids who come together to make up the pop trio “The Johnsons.” From the looks and the sounds of it, they are a group who deserve a spot in our little brother/sister’s cd collection. It’s super appropriate for the whole family […]

Check out footage from the 2012 Black Heritage Society’s 34th Annual “Original” MLK Holiday Parade!

I had a great time this weekend attending some of the exciting MLK events!  Me, Chile and Qui West were in the MLK Youth Parade and had a fantastic time! Check out the pictures!

HOUSTON AREA MLK CALENDAR OF EVENTS Friday, January 13, 2012 7:00 PM Black Heritage Society’s “MLK JR Mountain Top Awards and Ester King Memorial Gala” CWA Local Union Hall 1730 Jefferson Street, Houston, Texas 77003 – Reception, Banquet, Program/ Awards Ceremony – 2012 MLK Mountain Top Award to be presented to Jesse Owens – Click […]

In his remarks at The National Mall President Obama said, “For this day, we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s return to the National Mall. In this place, he will stand for all time, among monuments to those who fathered this nation and those who defended it; a black preacher with no official rank or […]

If you weren’t able to make it to Washington, D.C. for the dedication of the memorial to civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. CNN’s Josh Levs shows you how you can visit the memorial online. Read More


The Washington, DC Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation’s leadership today announced the ceremonial dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial will be held on Sunday, October 16. The Dedication program will begin at 9 a.m. in West Potomac Park. President Barack Obama, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, members of the […]


THE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MEMORIAL UNVEILING HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK (NAN), THE CINCINNATI KING MEMORIAL GROUP & LIFE TRIP, INC. VIA This week on The Lincoln Ware Show, Victoria “Sis. V” Straughn and special guest FBK discussed with Lincoln Ware, his listeners and his fans abroad regarding their formal invitation […]

A rare and candid TV interview with Martin Luther King, Jr. – unseen in 40 years – is the centerpiece of this timely tribute, featuring exclusive interviews with such notables as Jesse Jackson, Rosa Parks and Colin Powell that provide fresh insight into the life and personality of the late civil rights leader. “When I […]