Showing posts from November, 2007

Free Holiday Concert Features Kyla Horton

The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton will host a special holiday concert with singer Kyla Horton on Friday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the UACCM Fine Arts Auditorium. This concert, sponsored by the College, is being offered free of charge and is open to the public. Horton, the twenty year-old daughter of Danny and Shirley Horton of Marshall, has been entertaining since the age of ten and has received numerous awards and honors for her vocal talent. She has also entertained at many local functions in and around Searcy County. She was crowned Miss Teen North Central Arkansas 2004, and was recently crowned Miss North Central Arkansas. She represented the region in the 2007 Miss Arkansas Pageant.  Horton spent the 2002 entertainment season performing 11 shows weekly with Ed McMahon at the Majestic Theatre in Branson. She has also performed in other Branson theaters such as Braschlers, Shepherd of the Hills, Lawrence Welk, Yokav Smirnoff, and The Riverfront Playhou

Night of Luminaries Lights Up UACCM For The Public

The University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton invites the public to attend the 5th annual Night of Luminaries beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 29 on the UACCM campus. During this free community event, approximately 1,700 candle-lit paper bags will illuminate the drive through the center of campus. The small white paper bags, filled with sand anchoring a candle, have been hand-decorated during the past several weeks by kindergarten through sixth grade students enrolled in all elementary schools in Conway County, along with the Center for Exceptional Children. Individuals attending the Night of Luminaries should enter campus through the Bruce Street entrance on the east end of the college property. The official route will take vehicles behind the Kirk Building before passing the Science Building and the Technology II and Technology III Buildings. The route will continue west past the Fine Arts Building to the UACCM Plaza, where visitors may stop for refreshment