Merle's Dance Place Celebrates
More than 200 students from Merle's Dance Place will hit the stage of East Henderson High School on Friday and Saturday, May 30 and 31, for their annual dance recital.
Friday night's show, "An Evening With the Stars," will begin at 7 p.m. and will be a showcase for about 50 students from Henderson, Buncombe, Polk and Transylvania counties who have participated in dance competi-tions this past year.
"These students audition annually to be a part of our competitive dance teams," said Merle King Reese, owner of the dance studio. "Most of them are here dancing and practicing at least three nigh...