Tuesday, January 17, 2012

MLK Day in Cheyenne

By Miranda Grubbs

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Gregory Lyons gets help on the drums from his 2-year-old niece, Zakhilah Royal, during "Salute to Martin Luther King Jr." at Second Baptist Church in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Members of the Cheyenne Youth Group sang, danced and performed a play honoring the former civil rights leader. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

From left, Bree Davis, Claudia Davis and Vanette Brooks pose for a photograph during a ceremony honoring Martin Luther King Jr. in front of the Capitol in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Over 200 people marched down Capitol Ave to celebrate the former civil rights leader and social activist. (Michael Smith/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr., over 200 people marched down Capitol Ave. in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. (Michael Smith/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Shirley Ganison introduces the Cheyenne Youth Group during "Salute to Martin Luther King Jr." at Second Baptist Church in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Members of the Cheyenne Youth Group sang, danced and performed a play honoring the memory of the former civil rights leader. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Ariana Jackson, 3, looks up at her father, Roberto, during the opening prayer of "Salute to Martin Luther King Jr" at Second Baptist Church in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Members of the Cheyenne Youth Group sang, danced and performed a play honoring the memory of the former civil rights leader. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne resident Carroll Jones listens to speakers during a ceremony honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on front of the Capitol in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 1012. Over 200 people marched down Capitol Ave to celebrate the former civil rights leader and social activist. (Michael Smith/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Ashley McDowell, 18, dances during "Salute to Martin Luther King Jr." at Second Baptist Church in Cheyenne, Wyo. Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Members of the Cheyenne Youth Group sang, danced and performed a play honoring the former civil rights leader. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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