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ONR: Central Valley leaders share their personal stories of the late Congressman, John Robert Lewis

By ONME Newswire

With the recent passing of Civil Rights Movement catalyst leader and Congressman John Robert Lewis (February 21, 1940 - July 17, 2020), the outpouring of heartfelt emotions and condolences across the globe have flooded the broadcast airways, social media outlets, and offline and online media outlets--including ONME News Review, (ONR.)

ONR's special tribute to Lewis included hosts Julia Dudley Najieb and Ken McCoy reflecting on personal stories from Central Valley guests, Pastor Paul McCoy of New Light for New Life Church and former Fresno EOC Commission Chair in Fresno County and Pastor Grady Dodson of New Life Community Church in Tulare County.

Host Ken McCoy shared his personal story and interactions with Lewis when traveling to Washington, D.C.; The ONME Network shared its footage from August 19, 2015 when he visited the Central Valley.



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