BLACK HISTORY MONTH QR code for Portland Observer Online Special Edition Volume XLIV ‘City of Roses’ Number 8 www.portlandobserver.com Wednesday • February 11, 2015 Established in 1970 Committed to Cultural Diversity King Visits Portland Meeting of the Reverends a Black History moment Clergy from Portland’s African American community meet Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1961 at Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church. History will be made again Sunday, Feb. 15 at the church when the late civil rights leader’s direct descen- dent and youngest daughter, Rev. Bernice A. King, visits the congregation to keynote the church’s annual ‘Empower the Dream’ Drum Major Ecumenical Community Scholarship Service. See stor y, page #.