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Keynote speaker Vernice "Flygirl" Armor makes her entrance through the audience, slapping hands with members including Sheriff Mike Williams as she heads to the stage at Friday's 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The annual celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Keynote speaker Vernice "Flygirl" Armor makes her entrance through the audience to take the stage at Friday's 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The annual celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Keynote speaker Vernice "Flygirl" Armor makes her presentation from the stage at Friday's 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The annual celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Darnell Smith, the Market President, North Florida Region, Florida Blue makes remarks as he introduces the keynote Speaker at Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. Friday's The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry addresses the audience during Friday's Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Kehinde Daniel Sogbesan, a 10th grader from The Bolles School presents his essay as the High School winner for Tomorrow's Leaders during Friday's Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Kaila Skeen, an 8th. grader from Kirby Smith Middle School presents her essay as the Middle School winner for Tomorrow's Leaders during Friday's Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Members of the Ritz Voices sing Lift Every Voice And Sing during Friday morning's Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Jerome Singleton, a 5th Grader from R.V. Daniels Elementary School was the Elementary School winner for Tomorrow's Leaders who presented his essay at Friday's Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Singer Akia Uwanda entertains the audience during Friday morning's breakfast. The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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Jaycean Davis, 11 from Martin Luther King Jr. FAME Academy was assigned to portray Civil Rights Attorney Earl Johnson, Sr. during the living wax museum portraying famous African-Americans from Jacksonville's history before the start of the Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast. While manning his display he was visited by Attorney Earl Johnson, Jr., the son of the man he was portraying. Friday's The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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The 31st. Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast celebrated the life of the civil rights leader at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday morning, January 12, 2018 ahead of Monday's Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]

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