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Essay, poster winners highlight MLK youth program
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Minister and motivational speaker Pace Goodway delivers a lively talk to the audience at Effingham Countys annual MLK youth program. - photo by Photo by Paul Floeckher

As part of Effingham County's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Observance, children and adults enjoyed the annual youth program Monday at the recreation department gym in Springfield.

The winners of the MLK poster and essay contests were recognized, minister Pace Goodway was the guest speaker, a combined choir from several local churches sang, and Unice Youmans performed a praise dance.

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