Featured Story-Sunday best

Published 12:00 am Saturday, May 5, 2012

Presented at the “Sunday Best” gospel singing contest last Saturday at Panola Playhouse were the daughters of Shameka Wilbourn, from left to right (youngest to oldest), Shatezalin, Shaquirah, Shamelda and Shatavius Wilbourn. The event raised money for a scholarship honoring their late mother.

Jacob Milam is winner of Sunday Best

Jacob Milam of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in the Curtis community was the winner of the “Sardis Sunday Best” gospel singing competition sponsored April 28 by Let’s Talk It Out Inc. and Miracle Makers Ministries.

Milam and other soloists from area churches participated in the event which was held at Panola Playhouse to raise funds for the Shameka Wilbourn Scholarship for Girls. The daughters of the late Shameka Wilbourn were presented at the event. The scholarship will not only help them but other girls in the North Panola school district also, a spokesman said.

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