Rushville Republican

June 21, 2013

Area singers compete in country music showdown

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — BATESVILLE - Contestants in the Texaco Country Showdown Friday, June 21, are Sharon Lee, Rushville; Alyssa Williams, Connersville; Mike Anthony, Batesville; Emily Rose, Greensburg; Angela McKinney, Camby; Richard Goodall, Terre Haute; and Samantha Voegele, Noblesville.

The Batesville Music and Arts Festival contest presented by Batesville radio station WRBI and Jim True Ford, Brookville, starts at 8 p.m. at Liberty Park.

Batesville’s winner competes in the state contest.

After five fall regional contests of this 32nd round of America’s largest country music talent search, about $200,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded at the national final.

- Rushville Republican