Austin Lockett, of Townsend, was a volunteer for the University of Mount Union's 22nd annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

The MLK Day of Service is a community service event put on by the Regula Center for Public Service and Civic Engagement with more than 500 volunteers participating this year. Volunteer locations included Alliance Community Pantry, Rodman Public Library, Alliance Area Domestic Violence Shelter, Danbury Senior Living, Hartville Thrift Shoppe, Beech Creek Botanical Garden and more in the Alliance area. Volunteers performed duties such as cleaning, painting, organizing and crafting.