Greenhill Church to present Lane College Concert Choir
CLARKSVILLE: An Evening with Lane College In Concert will be held September 21 at Greenhill Church, 311 Walker Street, at 7 p.m.
The Choir is under the direction of Professor Alexis Rainbow.
Greenhill Church Pastor Angela R. Jones welcomes the choir, which hails from Jackson’s historically black college. Lane College is a private, co-educational college associated with the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, located in Jackson, just northeast of the downtown area. It is a liberal arts institution that with Associate and baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences.
The College played a significant role in reducing the rate of illiteracy among blacks in the South in fewer than fifty years. The pool of graduates has expanded to include graduates who have entered most professional disciplines.