Unity Walk scheduled


The MLK Jr. Unity Walk is planned for January 12, 2013, at Railroad Park. {}Organizers said in a news release the event will "honor the accomplishments of history by celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 civil rights movement and promote healthy living all at once."The Birmingham Metro Diversity Coalition is sponsoring the event, which is free. {}The theme is "Walking in the Footsteps of Heroes: Healthy Self, Healthy Community." {}You can register online before January 6, 2013. {}Registration is at 10 AM that day. Opening ceremonies will be at 11:30AM. {}The walk starts at Noon.Go to for more info.