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July 4, 2014

'Live After Five' begins Friday with 'One Brick Shy'

OTTUMWA — South Ottumwa Savings Bank’s “Live After Five” begins its 14th season at 5 p.m. Friday in Central Park with “One Brick Shy."

"One Brick Shy" is four musicians based in Ottumwa who play rock and classic rock, many of today’s and yesterday’s favorite. Band members are Steve Howard, guitar; Rick Robinson, bass; Shane Billings, drums; Jesse Hansen, vocals; and always and forever, Bobby G. Thomason II, guitar.

The kickoff week is sponsored by R/J Performance. They will be showcasing many motorcycles and ATVs. There will also be a Strider balance bike course set up for the kids.

"It is unbelievable that this is our 14th season, and we are always delighted to present this event to our community," said Pam Kaupins, senior vice president and director of marketing at South Ottumwa Savings Bank. "We look forward to this season — we have several returning bands, like ‘The Blue Band’, ‘Sez Who’ and ‘The Crushers,’ plus a new band, ‘Bridge City Country.' Come and enjoy!”

“Live After Five” will continue for the next four Fridays, July 18, July 25, Aug. 1 and Aug. 8. South Ottumwa Savings Bank gears these events for the entire family — a great time to gather with friends and family, celebrate and have a fun time in the beautiful downtown Central Park.

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