Cherokee County Fine Arts Expo


Amalia Mata, Staff Writer

The Cherokee County Fine Art’s Expo took place on March 29th at Gaffney High School in the Auditorium. The night began at around 5:30 when indoor band and choir groups from Cherokee County Schools performed. First up was Blacksburg High’s Winter Guard performed their show called “Coven.” After Blacksburg, Gaffney Noir performed their show “I’ll Be Home Real Soon.” The last guard group to perform was Gaffney Aurelian. Their show was called, “Old Western Whispers.” Finally, Gaffney Indoor Percussive Arts performed their show “Laundry Day.”

Around 7:10 to 7:25, the Middle Schools of Cherokee County performed the songs: Castles and Kings,” “Procession for A New Day,” and “Tanoan Echoes.” From 7:30 until 7:45 is when the High School Band of Cherokee County, which included students from Gaffney High and Blacksburg High, performed. They played the following songs: “Mad Dash,” “Arabian Dances,” Annabel Lee,” “MetroDance,” and “Crush.” Last performance of the night was the Elementary School Honor Choir. They sang the songs “Wade in the Water,” “Hush, Hush,” and “Over My Head.”

It was a incredible show and our GHS Parking Lot was full to the brim with proud supporters! Congrats to all students who’s art and talents were on display!