Ebenezer Baptist Church

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13,000 Participate In One Week Of Early Voting In Fulton County

In just five hours of voting on Sunday, October 19, Fulton County Director of Registrations and Elections Richard Barron says there were 1,507 voters at the seven locations that were open. According to Barron, “We […]

WAOK-AM–10/20/2014

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Souls To The Polls Brings Voters In On Sunday

Wearing their Sunday best they showed up to vote on Sunday. It’s a first for Georgia. Many came by car, with their horns blaring, to the Adamsville Recreation Center in Southwest Atlanta. They were encouraged […]

WAOK-AM–10/19/2014

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Ebenezer Pastor Raphael Warnock Says “We Have A Lot At Stake In This Election” As Sunday Voting Begins In Georgia

It’s what many in Georgia have waited for, Sunday voting. It begins this weekend, on Sunday, October 19, in Fulton County. Reverend Doctor Raphael Warnock, Senior Pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, says “Immediately […]

WAOK-AM–10/17/2014

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Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

04/08/2014

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Historic Churches In Atlanta

Whatever your religious proclivity, churches can be a great window into the history of a town, and Atlanta is no exception. Check out these fantastic old buildings brimming with Southern lore.

03/31/2014

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Bernice King Distances Herself From Brothers: “We Are Different People, With Different Minds”

In the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where her father was eulogized and her grandmother was killed, more King family pain was made bare Thursday afternoon by the late Coretta and Martin Luther King, Jr.’s youngest […]

WAOK-AM–02/06/2014

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Governor Promises To Honor Dr. King At Annual Ebenezer King Day Service

Atlanta (WAOK)-In celebration of the annual Martin Luther King Day, dignitaries and citizens alike, gathered at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, to commemorate the legacy and works of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King […]

WAOK-AM–01/20/2014

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The King Center Kicks Off King Day Observance Festivities

The King Center is getting back to the roots of King Day. Dr. Bernice King – CEO of The King Center – in partnership with the city of Atlanta, Councilman Kwanza Hall and State Senator […]

WAOK-AM–01/10/2014

File photo of Martin Luther King Jr. (Photo by Paul Schutzer//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)

King Center Launching Nonviolence Campaign

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The King Center and the National Park Service are teaming up to remember the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. The groups are part of a coalition hosting a wreath laying ceremony […]

WAOK-AM–04/02/2013

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The Speech Given At Ebenezer Baptist Church That Has The GOP In An Uproar

One day before Martin Luther King Day, Senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett gave a speech at Ebenezer Baptist Church. During here speech she took blows at the republican party, and many GOP affiliates are […]

WAOK-AM–01/16/2012

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