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March 10, 2014

Bi-county band concert nears

COVINGTON, Ind. — The Covington High School Music Department will present the 29th annual Fountain/Warren Bi-County Honor Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday in the multi-purpose room at the high school.The band features the best musicians from Attica, Covington, Fountain Central and Seeger high schools. Guest conductor is Matt Conaway, assistant professor of bands at Purdue University.

Admission is free. However, the suggested donation is $2 per person to defray costs. For details, call Andrew Simpkins, CHS band director, (765) 793-2286.

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