ECRU, Miss. (WTVA) - Hundreds of people gathered on Good Friday to celebrate the Easter weekend.
Friendship Baptist Church in Ecru held the "Praise Him, Pontotoc" celebration.
This involved many local churches.
"We wanted to unite the churches and communities of Pontotoc," Caleb Mills said. "Sometimes we have our difference in feeling and beliefs, but when you come together for a united purpose, it can really bring a community and churches together."
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