Mayor proclaims harmony week

Special to The Hays Daily News

Hays mayor Troy Hickman has proclaimed the week of April 7 to 13 as Barbershop Harmony Week.

The Barbershop Harmony Society, a worldwide organization, officially was recognized April 11, 1938.

The local chapter, the Hays High Plains Barbershop Chorus, will have its 45th annual show Saturday. It has grown into two performances at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center at Sheridan Hall on the Fort Hays State University campus.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 at the door.

Performances will be at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Advance tickets can be purchased at the following locations:

* Desbien Designs, 117 W. Eighth.

* Cerv's, 2701 Vine and 2722 Hall.

* Simply Charmed, 1011 Main.

* Walgreens, 2600 Vine.

* Student Service Center, FHSU Memorial Union.

* Klema Hometown Market, 51 S. Fossil, Russell.

* First State Bank, 206 N. Pennsylvania, Ness City.

* Rich's Home Town Food Center, 1106 Washington, Ellis.

* Victoria Food & Variety, Victoria.