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March 9, 2021
State SCLC to Meet in Tuscaloosa; Langford is Keynote Speaker
(APR - Alabama Public Radio ) - A two-day convention of the Alabama Southern Christian Leadership Conference will feature a keynote address by Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford.

The convention that starts Friday, Feb. 16, will conclude with an address by SCLC National President Charles Steele, former Tuscaloosa legislator and ex-president of the local SCLC chapter.

The convention will be co-hosted by Beulah Baptist and Bethel Baptist churches. Langford will speak at a 7 p.m. rally Friday at Bethel Baptist.

The annual Dreamers Awards Luncheon will be held at noon, with speaker Reverend Schmitt Moore, followed by an annual address by Alabama SCLC President the Reverend A.A. Scales.

Several forums will be conducted at the two churches beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, followed by a youth rally at 11:30 a.m. and Steele's address at 12:30 p.m.

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