When: Sun., Jan. 17, 4 p.m. 2010
Rev. Leonard O. Griffin keynotes Tri-County Dr. King Tribute. This gifted orator is known for a preaching style reminiscent of Dr. King's. Rev. Griffin is pastor of Morris Street Baptist Church. YWCA of Greater Charleston, Inc. is the sponsor. Also appearing: Ty'Sheoma Bethea, the S.C. teenager invited by President Barack Obama to his 2009 State of the Union Address; Bud Ferillo, this year's Harvey Gantt Triumph Award recipient and producer of "Corridor of Shame"; Carolyn Murray, WCBD-TV2 News Anchor, narrating the Gantt Award Ceremony; Voices of Deliverance vocal ensemble; MLK Mass Choir.