Daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to speak tonight at ETSU

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JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – The daughter of the late Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will speak at East Tennessee State University tonight.

Bernice King will be in Brooks Gym at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Student Government Association’s Civility Celebration.

King is Chief Executive Officer of The King Center, founded by her mother — Coretta Scott King — in 1968, the year her father was assassinated in Memphis.

Tickets are $10 for the public and free for students, faculty and staff with a valid university ID.

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