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Durham hosts MLK Black History Month Parade

Posted February 2, 2013 11:48 p.m. EST

— The Bull City kicked off Black History Month with a parade on Saturday.

The MLK Black History Month Parade is an 11-year tradition for Durham. Despite the cold, the marching bands, dance teams and groups made their way down Fayetteville Road.

Durham Bulls’ mascot Wool E. Bull proved to be a parade favorite. Rep. G.K. Butterfield served as the grand marshal.