Martin Luther King, Jr Day Lunch Celebration – at Hopkinsville Community College

Hopkinsville Community College will host a lunch event to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. The lunch will begin at noon on Tuesday, January 21st in HCC’s Auditorium Building, Thomas L. Riley Lecture Hall.

Associate Minister at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Cadiz, William E. Ferrell, will be the event’s guest speaker. Ferrell is a second year Human Services major at Hopkinsville Community College. Life’s motto: “People don’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care.” The topic for the King Birthday celebration is “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. the Christian Pastor – A Glimpse, of his Life and Spiritual Calling that Fueled His Social Ministry.”

This event is free and open to all. For more information, please contact Elana Stubbs at 270-707-3825.

HCC MLK Breakfast Celebration Service

Hopkinsville Community College will be hosting its own Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Tuesday with breakfast and guest speaker.

According to a news release, the breakfast will take place at 8 a.m. in the student commons area of the Auditorium building. This year’s speaker will be HCC Assistant Director and Transfer Coordinator for Student Support Services, Minister Aaron Pettus. His talk will cover the importance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and celebrate the life of the Reverend.

Pettus has been with HCC for 22 years and is also the Pastor of Foston Chapel Baptist Church in Hopkinsville. He is a community leader with a passion for serving and engaging with students and young people throughout the Pennyrile area.

This event is free and open to the public.