The first fundraiser concert to benefit Arts Coalition of Delta County has been announced. The "three-in-one" concert will feature three different artists from three different genres. The concert will be held at the Delta Performing Arts Center, 822 Grand Avenue, on Saturday, June 3, starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be $25 at the door or $20 in advance.
The concert features David Starr, who is touring the U.S. and has just released a new CD. Carissa Scroggins, soprano soloist, will be the second artist. She will perform opera favorites and musical show tunes. Scroggins has been a resident of Cedaredge for just a few months. The third artist is Dennis Jernigan, based out of Oklahoma. He is a singer, composer and evangelist who is no stranger to the Western Slope. He has composed a huge number of Christian songs and has many recordings available.
Several other concerts are being planned for the Arts Coalition of Delta County.
Tickets may be purchased by calling 970-835-3329 or will be available at several locations to be announced.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.