(December 4, 2009)

Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073

Annual Centenary Choir Christmas Special Airs December 20, 24, and 25

SHREVEPORT, La.— The Annual televised Christmas Concert performed by the Centenary College Choir takes place Sunday, Dec. 20; Thursday, Dec. 24; and Friday, Dec. 25 on KTBS, the Shreveport ABC affiliate.

Sponsored by Willis-Knighton Health System, the concert will air over a three-day period. Dates and times are:

  • Sunday, Dec. 20, at 5:30 p.m. on KTBS (ABC)
  • Thursday, Dec. 24, Christmas Eve at 10:35 p.m. on KTBS (ABC)
  • Friday, Dec. 25, Christmas Day at 7 p.m. on the KTBS 24-Hour News Station

Merry Christmas from Centenary College, Willis-Knighton Health System and KTBS Television.

Centenary College Choir

For a small preview, take a look at the Choir's performance of Betelehemu from the recent Christmas Candlelight Service.

About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and has been recognized as "One of the Best 371 Colleges" by the Princeton Review and one of "America's Best Colleges" and one of "America's Best Private Colleges" by Forbes.com. In 2008 Centenary College celebrated 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.