Faith Calendar

...Gospel Fest featuring the Kelly Brothers 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10BIBLE FELLOWSHIP, AUGUSTA: The Byrd Family Gospel Singers anniversary 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, country bluegrass gospel music featuring The Byrd Family, Doug Flowers...

Faith Calendar

...Gospel Fest featuring the Kelly Brothers, 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10BIBLE FELLOWSHIP, AUGUSTA: The Byrd Family Gospel Singers anniversary, 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, the Rev. Wilma Byrd, speaker 10 a.m.; dinner; 1 p.m. concert...

Medicaid fraud defendants make first court appearances

...pleaded not guilty Wednesday to Medicaid fraud.Carl "Tony" Wardlaw, owner of TWI Counseling Inc. and professional gospel singer with the Wardlaw Brothers, was arraigned in Richmond County Superior Court. Also arraigned were his wife Stephanie...

Swanee Quintet's Percy Griffin dies at 73

...He was always humming or singing."Griffin told The Chronicle in 2006 that all he ever wanted to do was be a gospel singer. He started singing gospel as a teen in Virginia and eventually got a gig at 23 with the Swanee Quintet, for which...

Percy Griffin Sr.

...12Noon, Saturday, August 29, 2015 at The United House of Prayer for all People, 1269 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA. He will lie in state 2 hours prior to the homegoing service. Interment will be private. Gospel Singer and Elliott Sons

Richard Johnson

...Raymond Coogler. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Gillespie-Pathways Sunday School Class and the Wesley Gospel Singers. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 N Belair Rd, Evans...

Percy Griffin Sr.

Gospel Singer and Elliott SonsAUGUSTA, Ga. - Percy E. Griffin, Sr. entered into eternal rest with his Lord and Savior on Friday, August...

Upcoming calendar

...m., champagne and cucumber sandwiches, while strolling through Japanese maples; tea seating 5 p.m., live gospel singers; reservations required; (706) 826-4700, sacredheartgardenfestival.comDEVELOPING GOOD MONEY HABITS: 10...

Blues musician B.B. King dies

...Charlie Christian. His first break came with gospel - singing lead and playing guitar with the Famous St. John's Gospel Singers on Sunday afternoons from the studio of WGRM radio in Greenwood, Mississippi. But he soon split for Memphis, Tennessee...

Bruce Katz, organ back on road for Blind Willie Music Festival

...bands and Louis Armstrong and trying to figure out what that was."About that time, Katz saw a TV performance by gospel singer Mahalia Jackson and heard the B-3 for the first time. But he didn't start playing the organ until decades later...