Welch home turned into museum

The local home of Bluesman Leo ‘Bud’ Welch will be opening later this month for touring. Leo Welch Jr., of Bruce, will open the home on Fridays and Saturdays beginning May 11 from 9 a.m. until. Various artwork, guitars, posters, and other memorabilia will be shown. CDs will also be available to purchase. Admission will be $10. Welch said he will also open at other times for groups by calling 800-8217. The home is next to Piggly Wiggly in Bruce. Photo by Lisa McNeece