Douglas County parents, students, notables and educators came out in droves to pack Stewart Middle School’s gymnasium to capacity on Saturday January 18th. The occasion was to honor Dr. MLK Jr’s legacy, with a free and fun day to promote community and non violence with the draw being a celebrity basketball game starring Hot 107.9’s Reec Swiney (Midday’s),the hot 107.9 Hot Shots Celeb Team Vs. a team of some of Douglasville’s recognizable community advocates and emerging artist.
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Shout out to my guys that volunteered their time today to make a very memorable game for the kids and families that came out today! @asbarnes07 @darnell24 @rodgrizzard @docmartin2001 @pauldagreat300 @jarrellblalock @payusa1. Thanks @younggunsceo for bringing out #littwins Special thanks to @mitchhenrypro for the invite to be a part of it #ItTakesAvillage #community #WhoYouWit #Reec @hot1079atl
There where youth performances, award presentations and key moments were taken to recognize the men and women behind the day as well as the work they do all year long. There was also a performance by social media phenoms “The Lit Twins” and music by Hot 107’9’s DJ Geronimo.
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