Tickets on sale for Oct. 1 show featuring World Series of Comedy winner Spencer James - here are the details

        

Tickets on sale for Oct. 1 show featuring World Series of Comedy winner Spencer James - here are the details

        
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Meet three very important members on this year's Ada High School's homecoming court. From left, Janessa St. Laurent with the queen's crown. She is a Kindergartener and daughter of Nathaniel and Cristin St. Laurent. Jackson Bowden with king's crown. His is a first grader and son of Dan and Christina Bowden. Emily Thaxton with flowers, is a Kindergartener. She is daughter of Ben and Julie Thaxton. For more homecoming details read the story below.

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King and queen will be announced in a pre-game ceremony Friday

It’s homecoming week at Ada High School. This year’s homecoming court was announced on Friday. The king and queen will be announced in a pre-game ceremony on the football field on Friday.

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The 235 Grill will host Comedian Spencer James from 9 until 11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. The 235 Gill is located 107 W. Lee St., Alger.

James won the 2014 World Series of Comedy Tour.

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2014 World Series of Comedy Winner - Spencer James - performs locally

1 show only - Oct. 1 - 235 Grill - tickets on sale

The 235 Grill will host Comedian Spencer James from 9 until 11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. The 235 Gill is located 107 W. Lee St., Alger.

James won the 2014 World Series of Comedy Tour.

His standup routine is a little dose of Martin and Lewis, with a little dash of Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. mixed in. He blends both music and dance into his show.
James has appeared on Laugh-Fox, in Las Vegas, and tours the country.

Tickets are $20 single and $35 couples. For guaranteed seating call the restaurant at 419-757-0021.

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