Patton to serve as emcee at Phoenix Ball

From Post Staff Reports

Break out your evening gowns and black ties the Phoenix Ball is Lebanons night to shine.

It was announced yesterday that News 2 Weathercaster Lisa Patton, a native of Mt. Juliet, will serve as emcee for the 30th annual Phoenix Ball on Saturday, May 1. The event is attended annually by hundreds of prominent Middle Tennesseans to raise funds for Cumberland University scholarships and promises to be even better this year by returning to the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center with a late night party following the Ball.

Tickets for the Late Night Party only are $125 per person and include entrance into the Ballroom at 10:00 pm, late night buffet, dancing, full bar service, and music from DJ Louis Lee - one of Nashville's best DJs.

Tickets to the Phoenix Ball are $250 per guest. These tickets also include admission to the Late Night Party. Please contact Jenny Bennett at 615-547-1269 to purchase tickets or go to for more information.