Generous support of many benefits local arts groups

Published 12:39 am Wednesday, September 15, 2010

To the editor:

Once again, Covington County has shown its appreciation of the arts. Saturday’s 2010 Art Off the Wall was a successful event.

It is only through the generosity of our artists, sponsors, performers, and supporters that that the arts programs of LAAC and the Covington Arts Council (CAC) are able to continue.

The boards of directors of both Covington Arts Council and Lower Alabama Arts Coalition thank the following artists and sponsors: Kiley Spears, Ange Agro, Misty Purvis, Jo Kelley, Walt Moore, Judith Moore, Barbara Nichols, John R. Long, Lori Shelton, John Taylor, Dot Burkett, Flossie Durkee, Alison Vuyovich, Kelley Faulkner, Pam Brannon, Roger Powell, Carol Phillips, Barbara and Jessica Tyler, Linda Kyle, Larry Strickland, Tara Dalton, Robert Evers, Kim Baumgartner, Margo Russell, Joseph Wurzer, Andrew Urquhart, Curtis Simpson, Shane Evans, Gerardo Cartellone, MaryAnn Johnson, Ron Terry, Kyle Harp and Maria Tang-Thigpen.

Also, the Solon and Martha Dixon Foundation, Andalusia Regional Hospital, Andalusia Masonic Lodge, Walker Electric, Robert and Sheila Williams, Dr. and Mrs. Ange Agro, Andalusia Animal Clinic, Andalusia Distributing Company, Andalusia Tire Company, Andy Cable, Ansley Place, Dr. and Mrs. Alexandru Benet, Mike and Janet Beste, Dr. Rainer and Eleanora Birk, CCB Community Bank, Central Wholesale, C&I Plumbing and Electrical, Comfort Care Hospice, Covington Directional Drilling, Covington Electric Cooperative, Covington Family Care, Covington Metals Co., Don and Cheryl Cotton, Darby’s Village Pharmacy, David and Fadra Chance, David’s Catfish House, Edward Jones, Opp – Kyle Gantt, Jimmy and Kelley Faulkner, Tom and Michele Gerlach, Seth and Nancy Hammett, Harold’s Furniture and Flooring, Henderson Sewing Machine, Mr. and Mrs. Chad Henderson, Earl and Sylvia Johnson, Mike and Kathy Jones, Marcus and Jo Kelley, Drs. King, King and Burkhardt, Mallette Drug Co., Walt and Hannah Merrell, Morgan Keegan, Ron Nall State Farm Insurance, PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, LBWCC/Dr. and Mrs. Herb Riedel, Shaw Industries, Southeast Alabama Gas District, Southern Independent Bank, Taylor Linen Service, Mike and Barbara Tyler, John and Faye Vick, Drs. Allen and Kimberly Ward, WFXX Radio, Charles and Kristy White, Shanda Beste, Shane and Susan Evans, Mrs. Carol Jacobs, Mira Walker, Andalusia Pilot Club, Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home, Palmer and Sons Collision Center, Superior Bank, Town and Country LLC, Wal-Mart.

Paula Harr

Executive director, CAC

Board member, LAAC