King to Address Media at News Conference

What: News ConferenceWho: Martin Luther King III, the elder son of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.When: 5:40 p.m. Jan. 24Where:

Show Me Center Conference Room

Background: 

Martin Luther King III, the elder son of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will address the media prior to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner. King will be the keynote speaker at the dinner.

Media interested in attending the dinner may call (573) 651-5910 to reserve a ticket. Doors open for the dinner at 5 p.m. The program begins at 6 p.m.