Public Relations Course Gets Ready For Upcoming Events

By Faith Branson

Staff Author

The general public Relations and Communications course at Piqua High School are in the middle of developing jobs that are going to assist raise money for Dance Marathon and Dayton Childrens hospital. As an example a group of students are offering Vacation Candy Grams during lunch durations. Students wrote messages that were delivered to a good friend with a candy walking stick attached on Wednesday, Dec. 17, during 6th period. The Ccandy canes were 1 for $.75 or 2 for a $1.

Other groups of students are making bracelets that will be soldcost Dance Marathon and also for the 2nd annual orange out that will be held at the Piqua-Troy basketball video game in February. Other students are dealing with coming up with a style for Dance Marathon and working out how the course will integrate that style for the 12-hour event that will be held in April. Another group is working on a video game for the Dance Marathon booth that will certainly be at the Carnival for Cancer.A lot is occurring for this group and more is still to come. The students are working extremely difficult to ensure that this year ares more effective than ins 2013 Dance Marathon.

Big Barrel Vs. Delaware Junction: ‘They’re At War’

Ding, ding, ding! Let the Kent County nation music celebration battle begin.The group behind

Dovers Firefly Music Festival revealed Thursday it is entering the nation video game. It unveiled the Huge Barrel NationC and w Festival a day before tickets went on sale for the Delaware Junction country music festival in Harrington. Information for that celebration were announced last week.On top of that, Big Barrel put its tickets on sale Thursday

simply hours after its announcement with $99 three-day passes, $100 less expensive than Delaware Junctions $199. Junes Big Barrel is backed by performance gigantic AEG and Firefly developers Chicago-based Red Frog Events. Augusts Delaware Junction is moneyed and organized by live home entertainment leader Live Nation and Dewey Beachs Freeway One Group, headed by Alex Pires.The cutting edge are now clear: two of the greatest occasion promoters on the planet, in addition to their deep pockets, will fightdefend nation music festival supremacy this summer season with Kent County as their arena.STORY: Firefly announces new 3-day Big Barrel country fest STORY: Dueling country celebrations bring headliners to Delaware STORY: Jason Aldean tops Harringtons 3-day Delaware Junction And they will certainly bring major acts like Carrie Underwood, Toby Keith, Merle Haggard and Jason Aldean with them.Country music fans are

unexpectedly facing an avalanche of country super stars pertaining to Delaware

after years of having primarily just the Delaware State Fair hosting massive nation concerts.Absolutely, theyre at war, said Bob Lefsetz, long time music industry expert and critic who has published his popular The Lefsetz Letter column for 25 years. There can be a lot of revenue in festivals and all of the business, whether its Live Country, AEG or SFX Entertainment, are territorially attempting to stake out their claim.For nation fans like Ashley Figat, 24, of Camden, Kent Countys over night improvement into a music festival capital of sorts is difficult to believe. The Dover-area native, who states she will most likely attend both festivals with her sweetheart, indicate Firefly as the turning point after years of wishing for prominent acts to come to Dover.

Casper Leisure Center Closed For Yearly Maintenance

The Casper Entertainment Center will be closed until Nov. 29. Throughout this time, the fitness center floor will be refinished to enhance consumer experience. The gym, weight and fitness locations, indoor park, and locker rooms will be closed throughout this time. Leisure Center classes will be held as scheduled in numerous other spaces within the facility. The Aquatic Center and Ice Field will be running under their routine schedules throughout this time. All Recreation Department facilities will certainly be closed Thursday, Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.To assistance fulfill

entertainment requirements, customers having a Casper Leisure pass will certainly be permitted to utilize other Casper Recreational facilities, including the Aquatic Center, throughout the shutdown duration. Patrons will also be permitted to make use of the facilities at the YMCA throughout any of the shutdown times. The Entertainment Center will resume Sunday, Nov. 30 for routine hours. Customers might call the Leisure Center at 235-8383 for any questions about the planned shutdown.The Entertainment Center lobby will stay open throughout the shutdown duration to accommodate center customers and those wishing to register for passes and classes. Recreation Center lobby hours during this time will be as follows: 6 am to 8 pm Nov. 26; 6 am to 6 pm Nov. 28; and 8 am to 6 pm Nov. 29. Regular lobby hours will resume on Sunday, Nov. 30. Patrons might likewise sign up online for activities at certain details about the City of Casper entertainment programs or facilities, call the Casper Entertainment and Aquatic Center at 235-8383 or go to