NBC Nightly News host Lester Holt stopped in Montgomery for his Across America Tour.
Holt highlighted Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, and the Alabama State University Mighty Marching Hornets.
Watch segments from the full episode on NBCNews.com.
Watch the segment at the Memorial with creator Brian Stephenson:
"Scanning the names on these columns.... a familiar last name."— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) October 9, 2018
A trip to the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery becomes personal for @LesterHoltNBC. #LesterAcrossAmerica pic.twitter.com/LS2zeH9zVH
Segment of the Mighty Marching Hornets of Alabama State University:
Alabama State University's Mighty Marching Hornets are one of the best and most competitive college marching bands, and it’s hard work that’s allows them keep that title. @LesterHoltNBC has their story. #LesterAcrossAmerica pic.twitter.com/cLUS8IJWmS— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) October 10, 2018