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Arts Festival Honoring Dennis Wayne Strickland In The Planning Stages

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Derek Price with the Celebrate Hunt County video series discusses early plans for an art festival in the spring of 2022 honoring the late Dennis Wayne Strickland in Greenville. Dennis was a popular figure in Greenville as the host of the Hump Day Happy Hour series of programs at the Texan Theater, and a tireless promoter of art and artists.

John Mark Dempsey is the host of the public interest program The Blacklands Café from KETR News. Dempsey is also the play-by-play announcer for Commerce Tigers Football on 88.9 FM and on ketr.org.