GREAT JOB!! @
Congratulations to all of our Award Winners!
Sousa Award - Amanda Harrison
Director's Award for Excellence - Tabby Powell
"Bill Young" True Blue Award -
Richard Pinillos and Caylor Norton
Outstanding Junior - Hanse Howard
Outstanding Sophomore - Renee Brooks
Rookie of the Year - Xavier Jones
Most Improved - Chris Weekley
Most Improved Guard - Chelsea Douglas
Outstanding Percussionist - Parker Mauney
Outstanding Woodwind - Jamaica Nix
Outstanding Brass - Knox Martin
USMC Semper Fi Award - Cory Elliott
Drum Majors -
Adrienne Hanna, Tabby Powell, Gary Howell
2008 Drum Majors -
Gary Howell, Sandy White, Casey Chubb
Band Captain - Amanda Harrison
Assistant Band Captains - Faith Bryant and Jeremy Frank
Guard Captains - Tiffany Fishburne and Ashley Hardee
Band Lieutenants -
Calli Driggers, Brooke Gant, Hilton Fryar
Band Sergeants - Carl Campbell, Maurice Hodges, Casey Chubb,
Kristina Linder, Samayah White
Congratulations to our Senior Class of 2008 and all of our award
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BAND OF BLUE CAR WASH
was a HUGE succes!
Watch it here
CRANKS IT UP FOR 2008!
PLEASE TURN IN YOUR
SHAKO AND HAT BOX
UNIFORMS NOT CLEANED
WILL BE CHARGED $20 CLEANING FEE!
Congratulations to the Colleton County High School "Band of Blue"
for being awarded the SCBDA Outstanding Performance Award for the
Official SCBDA List
SCBDA Outstanding Performance
Award: 1982, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005,
2006, 2007, 2008.
Letter from 2008 National Cherry Blossom Festival
Great Performance in the
Rice Festival Parade
We looked and sounded great!
Band of Blue Rice Festival Parade Pics
More Rice Festival Pics
from Rev. Bjork
OF BLUE TENTATIVE DATES
ALL THAT HELPED WITH THE 4TH ANNUAL
BAND OF BLUE
New Slide Show
of Fun Run
of 2008 Fun Run Police Escort through Walterboro
Show of 2008
1ST PLACE - Leroy Murdaugh
2ND PLACE - Angela Roberson
3RD PLACE - D.C. Handley
SPECIAL THANKS TO TONY CHUBB
MARCHES PROUD IN OUR NATION'S CAPITOL
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MORE GREAT PICS from Rev. Eric Bjork
Congratulations to our Winter Guard and
Indoor Percussion Ensemble
for their performances at the
at Keenan HS in Columbia
The Varsity Winter Guard was 6th place
The Indoor Percussion Ensemble was 2nd Place and received the Silver
Medal in their class.
A Big Thank
You to Mr. Greg Hall and Mr. Stacey Miller and all of the parents
that helped make this a very successful winter season!
guest conducted The Band of Blue at Sunday's Spring Concert.
Mr. Young performed The Strategic Air Command by Cliffton Williams.
The Band of Blue will also be playing this fine march in the Cherry
Blossom Parade this Saturday.
Congratulations to the Band of Blue
Symphonic Band for their performance
at the 2008 SCBDA State
The Symphonic Band earned an
bands are a vibrant element of the parade. NCBF is proud
to welcome 11 outstanding bands that competed to thrill audiences
with their musicality, marching, uniforms, and drum-lines. The bands
come from all over the country, is your home state–or even
Click on name to visit websites
Dunbar High School Marching Band Washington, DC
Ballou High School Marching Band
Sparkman High School Marching Band
Beckman High School Patriot Marching Band
Lowndes High School Georgia Bridgeman Valdosta, GA
Acadiana High School Band
Acton-Boxborough Regional High School Marching
Roaring Bengals Marching Band / James Herbert
Blake High School
Silver Spring, MD
Chartiers Valley High School Showband Bridgeville, PA
The Band of Blue
Colleton County High School
High School Marching Band
Virginia Tech, Hightie Tighties
Click here to go to
The Official NCBF Website
2007 CHERRY BLOSSOM PARADE SLIDESHOW
The Band of Blue is headed to the National Cherry Blossom Festival
in Washington, DC
April 9-13, 2008
Click here for to buy Official NCBF
Congratulations to the 2008 CWEA SAA Indoor
Percussion Winter Ensemble Silver
The Colleton County Indoor Percussion Ensemble took
in the Carolina Winter Ensemble Association
Championships this past Saturday at Winthrop University in Rock
Hill, SC. The Indoor Percussion Ensemble scored an 80.20.
The Winter Percussion Ensemble is directed by Greg Hall.
Congratulations to the Band of Blue
“Varsity” Winter Guard on their 8th place
finish in the 2008 CWEA Division AA Winter Ensemble Championships.
The “Varsity” guard scored a 63.20.
The “Varsity Winter” Guard is under the direction of Stacey Miller.
Congratulations to our Winter
Ensembles for their recent
performances at Dutch Fork HS!
Winter Drumline - 3rd Place (75.70)
Varsity Winter Guard - 6th Place in
Class AA (70.10)
Both Groups perform again on March 29th at Winthrop
University in Rock Hill.
Congratulations to all that performed
in the Region 4 All-State Band
this past weekend at
@ Charleston Southern University
Marching Percussion &
Varsity Winter Guard
Both units competed in the
CWEA Premier Show at Rock Hill High School.
The Marching Percussion
1st Place in the Novice Class
The Varsity Winter Guard earned
3rd Place in AA
Watch "An American Soldier"
Great Job !!
Both Groups perform again
on March 1st at West Ashley High School.
Winter Percussion is under the
direction of Greg Hall.
The Varsity Winter Guard is under the
direction of Stacey Miller.
Winter Guard presents :
Click on the picture to see it
JOB at the Martin Luther King Parade!
Thanks to everyone involved!
BAND OF BLUE WINTER GUARD
for more information on times and dates
a donation to the Band of Blue for the Cherry Blossom Festival
Parade. Special thanks to Robbie Smoak, Manager for this
CLICK HERE FOR SLIDE SHOW
"Our American Hero"
A HUGE HIT!!
THANKS TO ALL THAT CAME OUT AND WHO SUPPORT BIG BLUE!!
6TH PLACE @ STATE
BIG BLUE SCORES A 91.525!!
CC WINS HIGH OVERALL EFFECT CAPTION!
NEW PICS FROM STATE
SLIDE SHOW FROM LOWER STATE
LOWER STATE RESULTS
PARENTS READ THIS - IT IS WORTH IT!
INSPIRATIONAL WRITINGS FOR SHOW
ABOUT THE WEEK OF STATE
@ LOWER STATE
BIG BLUE SCORES A 93.975!!
CC PLAYS AT 2:30 NEXT SATURDAY IN STATE FINALS!
MORE PICS FROM WESTERN!
BLUE MAKES FINALS
@ WCU TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS!!
6TH PLACE IN PRELIMS
3RD PLACE IN CLASS AAA
3RD PLACE IN GUARD
GUARD WAS 2ND PLACE IN CLASS AAA
8TH IN FINALS
PRELIMS RECAP SCORES
FINALS RECAP SCORES
FROM WCU & MORE BIG BLUE!
BAND OF BLUE
@ LOWCOUNTRY INVITATIONAL.
HAS GREAT TURN OUT!!
Div. 2 |
BAND OF BLUE WINS!!
Congratulations to BIG BLUE for winning
The Carolina Low Country
Tournament of Bands
The Band of Blue won the Grand Champion, Red Division Championship,
Class 4A, Best Guard, Best Drum Major, Best Drum Line and Best Horn
WAY TO GO BIG BLUE!!!
WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!
Thanks to all the parents that help with the PIT CREW on your
first contest win too.
THE PITT CREW
won best booster support group!
More Information about Fall Schedule
TRIP MONEY IS DUE FOR CULLOWHEE, NC
BAND CAMP FEES ARE STILL DUE NOW!!
GUARD UNIFORM MONEY IS DUE!!
PLEASE BE CURRENT AND PAY UP YOUR FEES!
Thank You to all the parents and students that washed
hundreds of cars Saturday! A special thanks to all the
business partners for donating sites and materials.
WAY TO GO BIG BLUE!!!
Retired Band of Blue Director Bill Young speaks to the 2007 version
of "Big Blue" at the official unveiling of a plaque honoring Mr.
Young at "Young Filed". A bronze plaque is now
permanently in place on the concession stand
as a token of all the hard work and dedication that Mr. Young gave
to Colleton County
for 32 years!
2007 MEDIA VAULT