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Martin Luther King Jr. honored on 50-year anniversary of his death

Martin Luther King Jr. honored on 50-year anniversary of his death

Josh Cozine

April 5, 2018


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Chico residents gathered and marched to Community Park Wednesday, to commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.The event took place on the same day of Dr. King's assassination in 1968 on April 4. Participants began marching from 5 p.m until about 6:30 pm.The crowd sang gospel hym...

Memorial celebrates life of Desmond Phillips

Memorial celebrates life of Desmond Phillips

Josh Cozine

March 17, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Community, Crime, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, News, Showcase, Video

One year after the death of a local Chico man, Desmond Phillips, family, friends and community members gathered to celebrate his life. Those gathered also remembered the incident leading to his death, and vocalized their continued efforts to increase police accountability.Desmond Phillips was 25 at the time ...

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