The Allentown branch of the NAACP honored Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday.

The group held its 34th annual "Tribute to a King" celebration Monday morning at St. James A.M.E. Zion Church at 4th and Union Streets.

The theme for 2014 was "Responding to the Challenge."

Reverend Gregory Edwards from the Resurrected Life Community Church was the keynote speaker.