Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations in C. S.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations in C. S. Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend Celebrations will be held in Crystal Springs, Saturday, Jan. 18 and Monday, Jan. 20, which is Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observed, a national holiday. A parade will be held Saturday, Jan. 18 at 10 a.m. in downtown Crystal Springs. A Community Prayer Breakfast to commemorate the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20 at New Zion United Methodist Church, 101 West Piazza Street in Crystal Springs. The breakfast speaker will be Arthur Lee Evans Jr., Executive Director of the Copiah County Economic Development District and former mayor of Crystal Springs. Breakfast honorees include Judge Tomika Irving, Rev. Jimmy Hicks, Judge Teresa Bozeman, and Copiah County Sheriff Byron Swilley.