WEWO to celebrate anniversary with gospel festival

LAURINBURG — A star-studded gospel music festival will be held at Scotland High School on Saturday to mark the 17th anniversary of WEWO 1460 AM Radio Station in Laurinburg.

Co-headliners will be national recording artist Leandria Johnson, 2010 winner of BET’s Sunday Best and Pastor Tim Rogers and the Fellas of Blytheville, Arkansas.

Johnson won a Grammy in 2012 for her hit single “Jesus” and pastors Imperfect People Changing Ministries in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local artists are Lady Tracey Williams and Company, Jessica Reed Hill, Aris Smith and Made Men, Carolina’s Best winner Donald Livingston and Men In Christ, along with Michael Boykin and the Mighty Voices. Jamacia McNeil Adeniyi will open with praise and worship.

Tickets can be purchased at the Gospel Music Bookstore for $10 or at the door for $15. Doors open at 4 p.m.

For information, visit http://wewo1460am.wix.com/wewo