LACKEY, Va. (WVEC) -- There is a new tribute to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior.

York County named a building in honor of the civil rights legend on Friday.

The community building in the Charles Brown Park in Lackey now bears King's name.

At Friday's ceremony, civil rights activists -- including Doctor King's niece -- spoke about the significance of the event.

The celebration was scheduled to coincide with Black History Month.