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Telephone   828.497.2060
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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The Inspirations
P O Box 1338
Bryson City, NC 28713

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                             Please check with listed promoters before driving long distances.
                 There is always a possibility that the Date, Venues ~ other details may change.

                                        If you have additional information on any date,
        call 828.497.2060 (Monday . Friday, 10 a.m. . 5 p.m.) & we will include it! . . .Thanks

              Thank you for making our first 50+ years such an amazing & wonderful journey.
               As we continue thru our 51st Anniversary year in 2015, The Inspirations' prayer
               is that this will be a time of great blessing for you and you loved ones
               and a year of God's continued blessings for America. Let us join our prayers toward that end.

                . Please, NO CALLS AFTER 5 p.m. (Eastern) OR ON WEEKENDS

                    JULY, 2015   - Remaining Dates

July 30  Wilson, North Carolina    >6:30 p.m.
               Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1815 Airport Boulevard ~ >Tel 252.243.5369
               Contact: Rev. Jon Utley

July 31   Roanoke, Virginia   6:30 p.m.
               New Hope Baptist Church,  2315 Blue Ridge Blvd. 540.977.6610  Church Ofc
               Contact:  David-Christy McNeil   540.769.7484  Cell

                    AUGUST, 2015

August 1   Renfro Valley, Kentucky    7 p.m.
                  New Barn Theater, 62 US Hwy 25  Tel 800.765.7464 or
2380 Richmond St, Mt Vernon, KY 40456
                   Contact: Sharon Stephens,  Renfro Valley Entertainment Center

August 6   Bartlett, Tennessee  7 p.m.
                  East Hill Baptist Church, 7054 Saint Elmo Rd ~ Church Ofc  901. 357.2050
                  Contact: Will Beshard  901.550.3160  Will Beshard Cell
August 7    Lebanon, Missouri     7 p.m.
                    Albert E. Brumley Gospel Sing
                    Kenneth E. Cowan Civic Center, 500 East Elm Street
                    Contact: Bob Brumley  Tel 800.435.3725
                    Web Site:    http://www.brumleymusic.com
                    Kenneth E. Cowan Center Tickets Office Tel 417.532.4642
                    Doors open at 5:30 p.m. (4:30 p.m. Sat)
                    Reserved Seat  -  $85 (4 - night package only!)
                    General Admission 
                    1 night  $20   ~  2 nights  $35   ~   3 nights  $45    ~   4 nights  $55
                    Children 6 - 12yrs old  -  $5 per night  (General Admission Only)
                    Children 5 & Under  -  Free! (General Admission only)
                    Matinee Shows  [ 2:00 p.m. ] Doors open at 1:00 p.m.  All Seats Reserved  -  $20
August 8  Somerset, Kentucky   6 p.m. 
                 Gospel Singing Barn, Highway  39
                 Promoter: David Carr, King of Kings Radio Station
                                    606.679.6300 Office or 606.872.5187 Cell
August 13   Yadkinville, North Carolina    7 p.m.
                     Southside Baptist Church, 1819 Highway 601
                     Contact: Billy Seats 336.998.3310 or 336.407.3510
August 14    Martinsburg, Pennsylvania    7 p.m. 
                      Morrison’s Cave Memorial Park
                      Contact: Steve Augnst, Vicksburg Quartet
                      Tel: 814.695.9356 or 814.935.1263
 August 15   Elk Park, North Carolina    5 p.m.
                     Jack Hicks, Inc. Garage, 7221 U.S. Highway 19.E
                     Contact: Jack Hicks 828.733.1237 Office  or 828.733.5509 Home
August 20    Monroeville, Alabama    7 p.m.
                     Eastwood Baptist Church, 1848 Drewry Road
                     Contacts: Reverend Steve Dunn ~ 251.575.3843 Church Ofc     www.eastwoodbc.net
                     Evelyn Odom   251.575.2793
August 21   Samson, Alabama    6 p.m.
                     First Baptist Church, 100 West Main Street
                     Contact: Rev Sam Totten, Tel 334.898.2213  Church Office
August 22   Magee, Mississippi    6:30 p.m.
                     Magee High School, 501 East Choctaw Street
                     Contact: Tim Fritz  601.906.0677

August. 27   Cummings, GA   (Gainesville Area) Church    7:00 p.m. 
                     Salem Baptist 6455 West Brook Road    
                     Contact: Keith Martin  678.776.0078
August 29    Catlettsburg, Kentucky 7 p.m.
                      England Hill Freewill Baptist Church,10201 Mayo Trail
                      Contact: Rev Willie May Cell 606.615.4032 
                    SEPTEMBER, 2015

September 3 & 4    Branson, Missouri    ALL DAY
                                 Opera House, 399 Silver Dollar City Parkway
                                  (Between Branson and Branson West on Highway 76)
                                  Contact: D.A. Callaway, Silver Dollar City  Tel: 800.475.9370
September 5    Brewton, Alabama  9 a.m. 
                           Southern Pine Electric Cooperative
                           General Manager:  Vince Johnson
September 10  Monroe, North Carolina    7:30 p.m.
                           Mountain Springs Baptist Church 2509 Mountain Springs Church Rd
                           Contact: Blake Wiggins, 704.289.1459 or 704.533.0982
September 11   Pickens, South Carolina    7 pm
                           Pickens High School,  4314 Moorefield Memorial Hiwy
                           Contact: Mark Dibler  864.421.2714
                           Featuring: The Inspirations, Rochesters, and Abashai
                           Tickets- $12 Advance: $14 at the Door
September 12    Bakersville, North Carolina     4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
                             Lavonia Crest,  100 Snowdrift Drive, off of Greene Creek Rd      
                             From Bakersville up NC Highway 261 Toward Roan Mountain 
                             Contact: Vicki Garland   828.766.7971 or Lavonia Crest   828.688.1047
                             Concert To Benefit Bethel Baptist Church Christian Academy of Spruce Pine, NC. 
                             All day concert with various local and regional singers and singing groups throughout the day 
                              beginning at 12:00 Noon with Inspirations singing at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
September 17  Jefferson, Georgia  5 p.m.
                           Jackson EMC Grounds
                            Promoters:  Roy Stowe, Jackson County EMC  706.367.6112
September18    Greensboro, North Carolina    7 p.m.
                            Shining Light Baptist Church, 4530 West Wendover Ave  Tel: Church Office 336.299.7695
                            Contact: Rev. Thomas Satterfield-Pastor
                    OCTOBER, 2015

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                      Pigeon Forge, Tennessee    6 p.m.
                     National Quartet Convention  800.846.8499
                      LeConte Center,  2986 Teaster Lane
                      Note:  Inspirations will be at NQC entire week
                      Inspirations on Main Stage on  September 29  & October 2
October 8    Jamestown, Tennessee     (Mission Point Jubilee)    7 p.m.
                      Faith Baptist Tabernacle, 627 South Main Street
                      Contact: Fred Allred  931.879.7764
                                       931.877.9924  931.397.5500
 October 9   Greenwood, Delaware (Houston)    6 p.m.
                     Sam Yoder Farms, 889 Hunting Quartet Rd
                     Promoter:  Sam Yoder  302.398.3661 Home
                                          302.363.3201 Cell
October 10   Colonial Heights, Virginia  7 p.m.
                       Calvary Baptist Church, 17001 Jefferson Davis Hwy
                       Contact: Joe Haskett  Tel: 804.712.2910
October 11  Reidsville, North Carolina   10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
                      New Heights Baptist Church, 2796 NC Hwy 14
                      Contact: Rev. Harold Venable
                      Tel: 336.342.1087 or 336.342.5225
October 15, 16 & 17 ~ SINGING IN THE SMOKIES ~ Fall Color Festival
Bryson City, North Carolina    Inspiration  Park
                      Thursday, October 15,    11 a.m.-Till?
                       Kingsmen and Inspirations
                       Friday, October 16,    11 a.m.-Till?
                      Chuck Wagon Gang and Inspirations
                      Troy Burns Family
                       Saturday, October 17,    11 a.m.-Till?
                       Family and Friends Tour - McKameys and Inspirations
                       Archie Watkins and Smoky Mountain Reunion

October 18   Pigeon Forge, Tennessee   ALL DAY
1020 Dollywood Lane
                       865.428.9488  Dollywood Theme Park

October 29  Shipshewana, Indiana   7 p.m.
                      Blue Gate Restaurant and Theatre, 105 East Middlebury St
                      Contact:   Mel Riegsecker, Riegsecker Marketplace      Tel: 888.447.4725

October 31   Farmington, Missouri   1:30 p.m.
                      Civic Center - Centene Auditorium, 2 Black Knight Drive  Zip 63640
                       Click on poster to see full size
   This will probably be your first and ONLY chance to see all 3 of these groups, together, west of the Mississippi!
   Make your plans NOW to be there for this special, "Once In a Lifetime", event here in Missouri.
   McKameys, The Inspirations, Primitive Quartet
                        Contact: Signature Concerts, P O Box 380, Monett, MO  65708
                        Signature Concerts will start taking phone orders July 6 ~ Tel. 417.236.9090
                        Mail orders accepted NOW.   THIS CONCERT WILL BE A SELL-OUT!

                        NOVEMBER, 2015

November 13   Palatka, Florida    12 Noon
                           Rodeheaver Boys Ranch,  380 Boys’ Ranch Rd
                           (10 miles South of Palatka on State Route 19)
                           Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival   www.adamsbluegrass.com
                           Contact: Norman Adams
                           Adams Bluegrass, LLC  706.864.7203

November 14  Booneville, Mississippi   7 p.m.
                          Prentiss County Agricultural Center, 2301 North 2nd St
                          Promoter: Donald Tallent  662.566.9983 Home or 662.720.2069 Cell

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              We honor a Swain High School friend who gave all ~ 
CPL JAMES W TUCK JR ~ Date of Birth: Dec 6, 1948 ~ Date of Casualty: Feb 4, 1969
Home Town: BRYSON CITY   Home State: NC   Wall Panel / Line: 33W / 59   Branch of Service: ARMY  Rank: CPL
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