The 2015 Academic Olympians will be awarded at the 26th annual Martin Luther King Jr., NAACP/ACT-SO Breakfast at 9 a.m. Jan. 19 at the Colonial Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center.
The event honors the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and celebrates African-American students who have attained high academic averages at local high schools. The breakfast is hosted by Colonial Williamsburg each year.
The guest speaker is the Rev. Dr. Vernon J. Hurte, pastor of New Light Baptist Church in Richmond, and senior student affairs administrator of the College of William and Mary.
Hurte earned a...