Newsboys To Headline Faith & Family Night

Hometown Stars Voices of Lee Also To Appear This Year!

Thursday, January 31, 2013
Newsboys To Appear At Riverbend 2013
Newsboys To Appear At Riverbend 2013
The Newsboys will dazzle fans during Faith and Family Night of Riverbend 2013. The award-winning and chart topping band recently announced an extension on their popular "God's Not Dead Tour." They plan to play 30 some odd dates through this spring. The tour kicks off February 15.
 
The sellout tour has been touted as one of the most in-demand nights of worship, praise and celebration.  Newsboys are know for hits such as "God's Not Dead," "Born Again," and their latest chart-topping hit,"Your Love Never Fails," which has been No. 1 for six weeks in a row at Hot AC radio.

Newsboys will hit the Coke Stage at 9:30 PM, Tuesday, June 11, 2013.

Fresh off the heels of singing in Washington, DC at the 57th Presidential Inauguration, The Voices of Lee will grace the Bud Light Stage at 7:45 PM on Tuesday, June 11th.  

Voices of Lee is a 16 member a cappella ensemble from Lee University in Cleveland, TN. Under the direction of Danny Murray, Voices of Lee performs at a variety of venues boasting excellence in harmony, spirit, and performance.  

Since their debut in September '94, their intense musical focus has captivated audiences worldwide. The group is characterized by a unique variety of lush vocal harmonies, high-energy patriotic numbers, fun-filled audience participation, and heart-felt gospel favorites.



Lee To Host Faculty Recital Feb. 10

Lee University faculty members Steve Benne and Dr. Phillip Thomas will present a recital on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at 6 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall.  The program will include pieces by G.F. Handel, Charles Gounod, J.S. Bach, and Robert Schumann.  Mr. Benne, instructor of double bass at Lee, is principal double bassist with the Knoxville Symphony. He has also ... (click for more)

Lee University Faculty Wind Quintet To Present Concert Monday

Five members of Lee University’s faculty will perform a concert on Monday at 7:30 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall, located in Lee’s Humanities Center.  Members of the wind quintet are Eric Anderson, bassoon; Robert Burks, oboe; Peter Cain, clarinet; Kristin Holritz, flute; and Gordon James, horn. The concert will include Samuel Barber’s “Summer Music,” Kenji Bunch’s ... (click for more)

Arrests Made In Connection With Fire At Brainerd Trophy Shop

Fire investigators Captain Moore and Captain McElvain made two arrests Friday night in connection with the fire at the Brainerd Trophy Shop that occurred  on Friday  morning. Gene Wegg and Pamela McNabb, have been arrested and charged with arson by the Chattanooga Fire Department. The two allegedly broke into the Brainerd Trophy Shop and set fire to the building, ... (click for more)

TBI Case Leads To Charges For Woman In Death Of Whitwell Boy

A joint investigation by special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Whitwell Police Department has resulted in charges for a Whitwell woman in connection to the death of her boyfriend’s son. At the request of 12 th  District Attorney J. Michael Taylor, TBI apecial agents began investigating the death of six-year-old Lucas Michael Dillon on March 29, ... (click for more)

The City I Used To Know

“They Dead”, the innocent young voice said as tears began streaming from my eyes.  Foolishness that didn’t involve him snatched away his childhood in the blink of an eye.  Why?  Why has my city become known more for gangs and violence than the River Front, Lookout Mountain, and a fun little theme park?  What happened to hot summers at Lake Winnie, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Our Stick Of Dynamite

You may have seen the Tennessee Legislature jumped on the bandwagon to send “an atomic bomb” to Washington this week. The “bomb” makes Tennessee the fifth state to adopt a Convention of the States Project that will hopefully limit the power and the jurisdiction of federal government. The official wording is “to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit the power ... (click for more)