Spartan Stories

Tales from the UNCG University Archives

by Kathelene McCarty Smith Emmylou Harris in The Tempest, 1965 In April of 1976, country music star, Emmylou Harris, returned to Greensboro for a concert at the Piedmont Sports Arena. In celebration of this homecoming and her April 2nd birthday, the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce and local promoter, Bill Kennedy, declared it “Emmylou Harris Day” […]