Con Hunley Concert to Benefit Walters State Foundation

Press Release # State

MORRISTOWN, TN – Walters State Community College presents “An Evening with Con Hunley In Concert” to benefit the Walters State Foundation 7 p.m. Feb. 22 in the R. Jack Fishman Library on the Morristown Campus. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

High Lonesome Senate, Walter State Community College’s bluegrass band, will open the show at 6:30 p.m.

Hunley has released 20 charting singles with classics like “Oh Girl” and “What’s New with You.” His accolades include nominations from both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association. “Sweet Memories” was named one of the top albums of 2004 by CMT. His soulful sounds win praise from fans and critics.

After successful stints with record labels MCA, Capitol and Warner Brothers Records, he is recording on IMMI.

Tickets are $30, $40 and $50.

For tickets and more information, visit www.ws.edu/conhunley or call the college advancement office at 423-585-2629.

About The Walters State Foundation

The Walters State Foundation is a non-profit, (501)(c)(3) organization created to support educational scholarship, research and development. As the official fund-raising arm of the college, the foundation funds scholarships, faculty development and college facility improvements. Walter State Community College has campuses in Sevierville, Greeneville, Tazewell, and Morristown, Tennessee.

Sponsors of the event are Rusty Wallace Ford, Rusty Wallace Toyota, The Terry Law Firm, Citizens National Bank and GFL Environmental Inc. Media sponsors are Citizen Tribune, Merle FM, The Knoxville Focus, and WVLT-TV.