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Annual concert a success

Sunday, February 27, 2011

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Devin Michaels performs the bells during the Northview Percussion Ensemble performance at the Northview High School band program Pops Concert Sunday. [Order this photo]
The sweet aroma of chicken and noodles floated through Northview High School Sunday during the band program's annual Pops Concert/Chicken Dinner.

The dinner was served by NHS band boosters from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

The event featured guest artist Staff Sgt. Brad Weil, member of "The President's Own" United States Marine Band. Weil was able to attend the event thanks to grant money the band program received from the Pepsi Refresh Everything Foundation.

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Chrissy Lawson readies to hand out a ticket for a customer during the Northview High School band program Pops Concert Sunday. [Order this photo]
Weil performed with Northview and North Clay students in two concerts in the school's auditorium.

The North Clay seventh-grade band, North Clay jazz band, Northview band, North Clay eighth-grade band and Northview jazz band all performed.

In addition, the Northview percussion ensemble, North Clay Cadet Corps, Northview Indoor Percussion unit and Northview Winter Guard all performed for guests.

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Hannah Nevill practices in preparation for the North Clay Middle School Cadet Corp drill Sunday at the Northview High School band program Pops Concert. She is the daughter of Cathy Fox and Art Nevill. [Order this photo]
Representatives from Pepsi also delivered the program's grant money earnings Sunday. The program, in conjunction with other programs within the corporation, earned a $50,000 grant from the Pepsi Refresh Everything Foundation after winning a $25,000 grant earlier this school year.

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Delores Oches (right, front) hands a roll to a customer while Denise Brush (background) readies to scoop up some green beans during the Northview High School band program Pops Concert Sunday. [Order this photo]