Dr. Vergel Lattimore , President , was the Keynote Speaker o n January 15th for the 32nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Breakfast presented by the Human Relations Council of Salisbury at the J. F. Hurley YMCA, Salisbury, NC.

On January 11, he represented the A.M.E. Zion Church at the annual meeting of the Armed Forces Chaplain Board, Washington, DC. He made remarks on January 10 at the final Life Celebration Service for Rev. Dr. George Henry McNeely, HTS M.Div. '78 and Livingstone College classmate and HTS Adjunct Faculty member. Rev. Dr. McNeely was also the Senior Presiding Elder of the Piedmont Episcopal District.

Dr. Lattimore delivered greetings at the 41st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Birthday Celebration and Humanitarian Awards Day on January 14.