Today we began Round 1 of Gospel Fest 2014. Three participants showed up and showed out. Next Saturday, part 2 of Round 1 will take place with the final participants for Gospel Fest 2014. This year we have a total of 6 acts and are excited to see how it turns out!

Delanda Johnson - Malakoff

The winning choir, group or contestant will receive $1,000, 2nd place will receive $500 and 3rd place will receive $250. Both groups that participated in today's round 1 of Gospel Fest 2014 have amazing stories and if they win will put their winnings to good use.

Stay tuned, on Monday you will be able to vote on the three participants who taped today. Every vote counts, so vote for your favorite and keep listening to Hot 107.3 Jamz for more updates on Gospel Fest 2014 Done East Texas Style!

Gospel Fest 2014 will be held Friday, June 20, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at Liberty Hall.

Eternity - Malakoff