Saturday, December 12, 2015

In Case You Missed It - News and Tidbits - December 12

It's been slow news lately, but I'm back at trying to do this each Saturday. Here are some news items from this week in gospel music -

  • Congratulations to Sonya and Jimmy Yeary and big brother Ayden on the new addition to their family. Gatlyn Solomon Yeary was born on December 8 weighing 8 lbs. and 10 oz.
  • Labreeska Hemphill, matriarch of the Hemphill family, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 9. She was 75 years old. Her service in Nashville will be at Christ Church at 2 p.m. on Saturday. It will be livestreamed for those wanting to watch online, you can go to
  • Congratulations to Karen Peck and New River and Jason Crabb who received Grammy nominations this week!
Anything I've missed?


  1. Maybe you said something about Chris Jenkins leaving the Kingsmen Quartet to become the new tenor for the Anchormen but I didn't see anyplace that you did. I happened to see it someplace but I don't remember where.

    1. Yes, here's my post on it - - But several other bloggers and news outlets posted about it too! :)


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