WALNUT RIDGE – Christian comedian Dennis Swanberg and Branson bluegrass band Southern Raised entertained a full house of senior adults at the annual Golden Age Conference held Sept. 21 at Williams Baptist University (WBU). It was the fifth year for the event.
A crowd of nearly 500 filled WBU’s Manley Chapel for the conference. Also featured was Ken Wadley whose prowess on the piano received a warm response from the group.
Baptist associations across northeast Arkansas sponsor the event each year. Associations involved were: Big Creek Black River Current-Gaines Greene County Mt. Zion Mississippi County Rocky Bayou Tri-County and Trinity.
Williams is a private Christian university in Walnut Ridge.