Thursday, December 5, 2013
Congressman Al Green to speak at Alphas Founders Day
On December 5, the First United Methodist Church will host its 23RD Annual Christmas Cantata at 7:00 pm. at the church at 35615 Owens Road in Prairie View. The Community Singers will perform “Shout the Good News!” by Lloyd Larson and conducted by Dr. Lucius R. Wyatt. Ben Tibbs and Mary B. Wells will serve as narrators. Accompanying the choir will be Anne Marquis, pianist of Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church, Cypress, and Dr. Danny R. Kelley, organist, and PVAMU Dean. The St. Francis of Assisi Community Bell Troupe directed by Dr. Vicki A. Seldon, will also perform. Rev. Wilmer R. Bonner is Pastor of Prairie View First United Methodist Church. The public is invited to attend. December 5, is also a special night for Carol Cummings Kellum who will be inducted into the 2103 Class of the SWAC Hall of Fame in Houston, Texas. Carol is a former track star of Prairie View A&M University and an Olympian representing her home of Jamaica in the 1976 Olympics and Carifta and the Panama Games. The ceremony is part of the SWAC Championship Weekend at Reliant Stadium, which will see the Jackson State University Tigers go head-to-head the Southern University Jaguars for the 2013 top prize in football at 7:00 p.m.