Gospel music festival celebrates blues legend – WAPT Jackson

JACKSON, Miss. — The Jackson Medical Hall hosted the 11th annual Tommy Johnson Gospel Festival, celebrating a blues legend with a gospel feel. Johnson is recognized as one of the most important and influential blues singers in Mississippi. With a roots in gospel, he was influential in the development of the Delta blues sound. “When …

Alcohol Advice for the Holidays

It is easy to overindulge in food and alcohol during the holidays. For some people the overindulging is a result of attending more parties at this time of year. For others, the overindulging may come as an attempt to self-medicate for the extra loneliness they may feel at this time of year, often after the …