By Derrick Boazman

This Saturday, at 12 noon, is the 67th Anniversary Commemoration and 9th Annual Reenactment of the Lynchings at the Moore’s Ford Bridge in Monroe, GA. This event is in remembrance of victims of lynchings throughout the USA.

The reenactment will take place at 1st African Baptist Church, 130 Tyler Street, Monroe, GA 30655 (Highway 11, across from Church’s Chicken). At 12 noon the church opens for meditation and prayers for justice and pre-reenactment rally.

Invited guest speakers will include national and local civil/human rights, clergy, and political leaders. Narrator, Mr. Robert Howard; civil rights activist, Walton County; director, Rev. Cassandra Greene; and coordinator, Ms. Hattie Lawson, are among some of the guest speakers.

Church Telephone Number (770)267-5819

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