Rust choir concert set in Newton


Rust College’s A’Cappella Choir is scheduled to sing in concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 in Decatur.

Sponsored by the Newton County Cluster, the concert will be held in Huff Auditorium on the campus of East Central Community College.

The A’Cappella Choir features a broad repertoire of classical, semi-classical, spirituals, opera, contemporary and traditional gospel. The choir has captured the attention of prestigious audiences world-wide. The A’ Cappella Choir was formally organized in 1936 by the late Natalie Doxey who charmed audiences with her intimate arrangements of Negro spirituals and classical renditions.

Tickets are free but should be obtained in advance because of limited seating. For information call or e-mail Christie Rainer at 601-917-8557 or