Debbie Blank | The Herald-Tribune
Mayor Mike Bettice (from left), Hillenbrand President and CEO Joe Raver and "Star-Spangled Symphony" sponsorship co-leads Anne Raver and Dogger Dickey welcomed the orchestra and crowd. The concert was sponsored by the city, Hillenbrand and Batesville Area Arts Council. Joe Raver said "how pleased we are to be able to support this event ... Batesville is a fantastic city!" The mayor pointed out, "This would not happen without many volunteers, close to 200."