Concert tix available for Saturday schools event

Published 1:07 am Friday, August 12, 2016

Tickets are still available for the Save Our School concert set this for 7 p.m. this Sat., Aug. 13, in Florala.

todd-allen-herendeen-13National recording artist Todd Allen Herendeen will perform.

Herendeen is an Indiana native who works from Panama City, Fla.

His shows include gospel, country, rock ‘n’ roll, and much more, and the versatility has led him to open for such legends as Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Chubby Checker, The Four Tops, The Platters, Leslie Gore, Danny and the Juniors, Freddie “Boom Boom” Cannon, Diamond Dave Somerville, and The Beach Boys.

In addition, local author Pam Cable will be on hand to sign her books, and Larry Strickland’s art will be shown in the halls of the beloved school. In addition, Strickland has agreed to teach art lessons at the school in the month of October.

The Save Our School group is working to preserve and repurpose the Florala City School, which was built approximately 100 years ago.

Tickets are $12. BBQ concessions also will be available.