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Pope recognized by Avri


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Apr. 18, 2019 - 5:20 PM

Pope recognized by Avri

Winston Skinner / The Newnan Times-Herald

Newnan Christian broadcaster Joe Pope holds his Lifetime Achievement Award from Avri Entertainment.

Newnan Christian broadcaster Joe Pope has been recognized for his decades of work.

Pope received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Avri Entertainment on April 6 during a service at St. Philip’s AME Church in Decatur. Bishop Rance Allen, a pastor and recording artist, was there along with about 2,000 in the audience.

Pope, who has been in broadcasting for 53 years, said the presentation was a surprise.