Springfield honors MLK

SPRINGFIELD —  A crowd of more than 100 community members marched in remembrance of  Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday morning, starting at the Springfield Justice Center and concluding at Springfield High School for an indoor presentation. This year’s theme was “celebrating strength through challenging times.” 

“Today is a celebration, it's an opportunity to reflect. And it really does take a lot of courage to stand up during a difficult time,” said Sean VanGordon, Springfield mayor. “We're here to honor Dr. King’s important legacy. His words remain timeless and always relevant to what . . .