Those attending the Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast Monday stand as they sing Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing , The National Negro Anthem.

The breakfast was part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. It was held at the Mexico United Methodist Church. Serving as mistress of ceremony was Jaye Jackson. Rachel Owens led in prayer and son. Rev. Dr. Linda Williams was the speaker.

A celebration was also held at noon in the rotunda of the Audrain County Courthouse. Photos and story will be in Wednesday's Ledger.