Two events are planned Sunday and Monday for Martin Luther King Holiday
Chillicothe and Wesley Taylor Preparatory School are sponsoring the city's MLK Day celebration on January 21st. It'll start at 10am on the steps of the Ross County Court House. The brief ceremony will be followed by a Peace March lead by local elected officials, clergy and the Chillicothe Police and Fire Departments to Wesley-Taylor at 30 E. Main Street.
The Church of Deliverance at 393 North High Street in Chillicothe will be the host of this year's Martin Luther King & Jubilee Day observance on January 20th. The 3pm event will feature guest speaker Jeremy Beverly.
The public is invited as this year also marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.