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Gospel choirs and bands, soloists and even line dancers entertained a large crowd at the Weissbourd-Holmes Family Focus building during the 25th Annual Gospel Fest on Aug. 6. At the event two founders of the Gospel Fest, Renee Black and the late Herman Ruff, were honored. Renee Black, who was the first director of the Family Focus Children’s Choir, led a gospel choir at the fest.