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Legendary Mighty Clouds of Joy share keys to music success

by Gail A. Brown 

How has contemporary gospel’s renowned group, the Mighty Clouds of Joy, successfully carried the traditional quartet style music beacon throughout an era? As Joe Ligon and the Mighty Clouds of Joy prepare for a Christmas Extravaganza performance at the Vision of Faith Bible College Center on Sunday, Dec. 7, 3:30 p.m. We became intrigued as to how this group can still command a sell-out audience after a 54-year stint in the music business. Continue reading Legendary Mighty Clouds of Joy share keys to music success

AKA Christmas Bazaar 2014

It’s that time again! Time to “shop till you drop” at the 6th Annual AKA Christmas Bazaar to be held this year at the William Fleming High School, December 6, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This is the one-stop place you can shop from a variety of minority small business vendors which include clothing boutiques of everyday wear and wedding designs to shoetiques and specialty socks; cosmetics/body care to jewelry, crafts and unique accessories. In addition there will be food vendors, a representative from State Farm Insurance Companies and a very special visit from “Black Santa” to receive letters or verbal requests from the children present that include their wish list for this Christmas. Continue reading AKA Christmas Bazaar 2014