Jazz band wins $1,000

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Cathy Handley of the Eureka Springs Mardi Gras Association presented a check for $1,000 to the Cassville High School Jazz Band. The Jazz Band was selected as the best band in the Eureka Springs Mardi Gras parade on March 2. The prize money will be used for some needed equipment. Members of the Cassville High School Jazz Band include, front row, from left: Elizabeth Ray, Laney Roller, Hallie Fratus, Cathy Handley (of Eureka Springs, Ark. standing) and Holly Thompson. Second row: Jazz Band Director Ed Lammers, Joseph Fields, Anthony Gimlin, Camron Sloan, Jordan Lewis, Zane Mebruer, Noah Parsons and Tanlie West. Also in the parade group but not pictured: Zayne Bouchard and Devin Bailey. Other Jazz Band members not pictured include Miranda Hang, Nate Boley, Hailey Bowen, Derek Christy, Eli Leach, Chloe Flowers, Jarrod Wallace and Ethan Nape. Contributed photo

Cathy Handley of the Eureka Springs Mardi Gras Association presented a check for $1,000 to the Cassville High School Jazz Band. The Jazz Band was selected as the best band in the Eureka Springs Mardi Gras parade on March 2.