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Thousands come out for Mother's Day Blues Festival

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

The 25th silver anniversary of Laurel's annual Mother's Day Blues Festival reeled in over three thousand people. 

Tents littered the South Mississippi Fairgrounds as residents listened to blues stars like TK Soul and Sir Charles Jones perform live.

Promoter John Reid said this could possibly be a record turnout. "It's been a lot of preparation for a day just for moms. I'll have to tally the numbers, but I think this would have to be a record number of people," said Reid.

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