PHOTO GALLERY: People gather at the annual Gospel Explosion to celebrate past and present leaders

February 23, 2014 | 8:28 p.m. CST
Members of Columbia's Black community gathered at the annual Gospel Explosion & Soul Food Musical Celebration at St. Luke United Methodist Church Sunday. The event is held in honor of Black History Month. The event offered community members an opportunity to recognize past and present leaders, and called new ones to action.

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