Winners Announced from MLK Weekend Competitions

January 22, 2014

The 2014 Martin Luther King Weekend competition winners have been announced.

This past weekend was the 21st edition of the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend Celebration, which included the MLK Banquet, MLK Parade, and MLK Academic Bowl.

Those placing for the MLK Float Competition included Vance Creek Baptist Church taking 1st, Lofton Grove Baptist Church claiming 2nd, and New Hope Baptist taking 3rd place.

In the Car/Unit competition of the parade, Martin Grove Baptist Church was awarded 1st place, Cedar Shoals High School placed 2nd, and Lula Hughes Scholarship took home 3rd place.

All those winners received plaques to recognize their accomplishments.


Academic Bowl winners were as follows, 1st Place Mount Zion Baptist Church, 2nd Place Mount Calvary Baptist Church, and 3rd Place New Birth Baptist Church.

The winners for the Oratorical Contest were Deldrin Moon (1st place), Kiera Cade (2nd Place), and Zoe Harris (3rd Place).

Granite Country Weather


  • October 25, 2014 9:00 amT J & Friends Fall Bike Ride
  • October 25, 2014 11:00 amLittle Caesars Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmFall Festival
  • October 27, 2014 6:00 pmThe Southside Neighborhood Watch Meeting
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