Recently, one of the readers of the Independent suggested a story he thought other readers might enjoy. It took place in 1872 and involved a group of individuals whose names are so well-known that the story itself sounds like something more likely to be found in a dime store novel than a history book of the time.
Praise Community Church is excited to announce that Gospel Music Recording Artists “The Down East Boys” will be in Eads on October 7, 2018 at the church. The concert will begin at 6pm. From Reidsville, NC, The Down East Boys are one of America’s top gospel groups today. Their current hit single “Beat Up Bible” is currently the #2 song in gospel music, and they will be performing it live. The Down East Boys have been a part of the Nascar Chaplaincy for many years, as well as traveling to over 250 concert dates annually. All are welcome. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear some of the best gospel music in America.
The Plains Theater in Eads is a member of the Fathom Events programming group and as such is able to obtain some exciting, current, and out-of-the-way programming that is usually only seen in urban theaters throughout the country. These opportunities for more culture, more updated documentaries, more concerts and even more controversial subject matter allow the Plains Theater to bring the world in its many forms to rural Colorado.
It was 50 years ago that the iconic Elvis Presley made his comeback into the hearts of Americans as he gave a live performance aired on television to millions of fans on December 3, 1968. This live performance re-launched his iconic singing career after he spent years making movies and records.