Martin Luther King Jr.

Reader Input: Beware three big bad wolves

The current world situation reminds me of the fairy tale, “The Three Little Pigs,” with a different set of characters. Instead of three little pigs we have three big ba ...

Another View: The fragrance of freedom is a sweet one

When the dust settled upon that momentous morning, mingled in the stench of gun fire and burnt buildings was the fragrance of freedom. The sweet scent stained the soldier’s s ...

Auburn celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  There was an air of celebration as Auburn marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a program Monday that featured poetry, soul-filled singing and heartfelt reflections on a d ...

Media Life: Auburn blows by Davis for regional cycling bragging rights

You’d think Davis would be wearing the yellow jersey when it comes to naming the community in the region that has the most diligent bike peddlers. But you’d be wrong i ...

Reader Input: Lincoln offers fine example

The prejudices of “blacks against whites” and vice versa are continuing to thicken the wall of hatred. The media could be a tremendous help in encouraging the breakdo ...

Reader Input: Stop assault on our personal freedoms

In his negotiations over nuclear disarmament, “trust, but verify” was the Russian proverb used by President Reagan. Today, the American people are losing the battle of ...

Noon Hour Update: Martin Luther King Jr. remembered in Auburn; Kings sold to Seattle and County Sheriff to be roasted

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

President doesn’t measure up as leader

Recently the president said the following in reference to Congress: “They need to do their job. Now’s the time to go ahead and make the tough choices. That’s why they’re ca ...

Many helped honor King legacy at annual concert

Once more the annual community celebration for Martin Luther King Jr. was a joyful and successful event. The standing-room-only crowd was treated to exciting and moving gospel musi ...

Celebration honors Martin Luther King Jr.

Leslye Janusz’s eyes filled with tears as the words of her late husband’s lyrics exploded from the soulful voices of members of a Sacramento gospel choir Saturday. The song, ...