Celebrating MLK’s legacy

  • Carlos Adams and Virginia Halliday celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. day by waving signs Saturday on Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Above: Mamie Bramlett joins others in a sign waving tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. Saturday at the intersection of Queen Kaahumanu Highway and Palani Road in Kailua-Kona. Below: Kathy Brown Simmons waves to passing vehicles. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • A gathering of people celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Saturday by waving signs in the heart of Kailua-Kona. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kathy Brown Simmons waves to passing vehicles at a celebration of Martin Luther King Day Saturday on Queen Kaahumanu Hwy. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

The Kona Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee on Saturday commemorated 41 years of honoring his legacy.