The Leeds Arts Council recently announced that it will honor Artist Joyce Kraft as its featured artist for the month of December, beginning with an opening reception on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 1:30-3:30 p.m., at the Leeds Theatre and Art Gallery, 8140 Parkway Drive, downtown Leeds.
Column: A question of when to stand Several years ago, I was attending a football game at the University of Georgia with my now wife. Neither of us was terribly happy to be there – our football team, at the time, was suffering through a losing season with a doomed head coach, and limped into Athens quarterbacked by a guy with one arm. It wasn’t the happiest of times.
The 2013 edition of Leeds Fall Festival was successful once again, despite a rainy Saturday, according to organizers. Jane Newton Henry, of the Leeds Historical Society, said the festival was well planned and well executed.
The Leeds Fall Festival and John Henry Celebration begins Saturday. The festival runs from 9 a.m.-9 p.m., and Sunday from noon-5 p.m., in historical downtown Leeds – rain or shine. Admission and parking are free to the public.