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MONROE, La. (KNOE-8 News) - Since the 1970's, the early Sunday morning time slot has been a showcase for religious singers and groups from all over the mid-south.
"It's the longest running gospel show in the country, anywhere.  There's another that has been going for thirty years, but I've got 34...and I'd like to do 34 more."
Now, there is a book out...it's called "I'll See You in Church, Common Sense Commentaries from a Broadcasting Pioneer".
"These are commentaries I used to do on my show about all kinds of things.  Talk about everyone except myself, you know."
The short essays, some humorous, others in a serious tone, all share the down home wisdom of this Louisiana-born former school teacher and public relations director for Grambling State University.  Earnie shares an excerpt from the book:
"Now when you say what you mean and mean what you say, you won't be popular, you won't be elect able and your phone won't ring often, but you are telling the truth."
Part of the book's title, you may recognize,  it's  Earnie's sign-off line for his weekly show.
"Be good to yourself and others...and in the mean time...I'll see you in church."

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