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Young artists sought for showcase

The Mount Vernon Music Association is looking for young east Texas singers and musicians for the 2010 Young Artists Showcase concert.

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Rutherford photography show and seminar set

A photography show of work by Dr. Charles Rutherford is set to open Cypress SpringFest weekend at the Old Fire Station Museum. He will share his knowledge and experience of the media in a one-hour seminar. For more information, see the April 1 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Richards to head Writer’s Roundup at Pittsburg

Camp Shiloh Retreat near Pittsburg is headquarters for the 2010 Writers’ Round-up on Friday afternoon, April 23 and all day Saturday, April 24.

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Jazz concert attracts best crowd of year

Jazz concert attracts best crowd of yearA crowd of more than 100 attended the jazz concert at Mount Vernon Music Hall Sunday with performers,

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Sandra Kaye to be featured in concert at the Music Hall

Sandra Kaye to be featured in concert at the Music HallLove songs, blues and jazz will be sung as only Sandra Kaye can do it in the Sunday, March 28 concert at Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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Arts center being expanded in preparation for April Arts

The Franklin County Arts Alliance is hurriedly completing renovations on the Jack Cook Exhibit Hall in preparation for the April Arts portion of Cypress SpringFest weekend, April 16 and 17. See the March 25 edition of the Optic-Herald for more information.

Hames introduces Conrad documentary at film festival

Hames introduces Conrad documentary at film festivalMat Hames, son of local resident  Jackie Stempel, introduced another premiere documentary film at the 2010 South by Southwest® Film Festival in Austin this week. See the March 18 edition of the Optic-Herald for more information.

Saxophonist Shelley Carrol featured in Sunday concert

Saxophonist Shelley Carrol featured in Sunday concertSaxophonist Shelley Carrol will be featured with singer Sandra Kaye in concert Sunday, March 28.

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Tonic Sol-fa to perform

The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College will present the vocal group Tonic Sol-fa on Saturday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m.

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