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Kameron Jones sings an original song at the weekly Arts Center performing arts show held Thursday evening.

Art Center plans Halloween-themed edition

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 9:32 am

At Thursday night’s open mic at the Arts Center in Fayetteville, it was decided that the open mic on Thursday, Oct. 30, will be a special Halloween themed edition. Performers and audience are encouraged to come in costume. There will be some special Halloween treats available, and hosts Ron Hackett and Taylor Hoch encouraged all performers to think of Halloween related material to perform. “If you have a ghost story

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  • Flintville Bazaar offers something for everyone

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm

    Flintville Bazaar

    As the holidays draw near and thoughts turn to gifts and decorating for the season, Flintville Baptist Church has set Saturday, Nov. 1, for its 4th Annual Old Fashion Bazaar, an event that offers something for everyone. This Bazaar, “You’ll Be Amazed at What You’ll Find”, will be held in the church’s newly completed Christian Life Center from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. “Our bazaar offers baked goods, gourmet items,

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  • FPU launches Watch TV Everywhere service

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:31 pm

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    Fayetteville Public Utilities (FPU) makes it easy for cable subscribers to watch some of their favorite cable programming anywhere they go with a free service called Watch TV Everywhere. Watch TV Everywhere is available on your PC, laptop, iPad, iPhone, Android and other similar devices. “We live in a world of instant information and portable entertainment,” said FPU’s CEO and General Manager Britt Dye. “With this new service, our customers

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  • Performing Arts nights continue

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 6:20 am

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    “I want to encourage all the performing arts, not just music, to take part in our open mic,” said host Taylor Hoch as she opened Thursday’s show with a soliloquy from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Jay Jernigan joined Taylor to perform three of Taylor’s original Americana songs. Next up were Drew Tucker and Ron Hackett. They played a jazz duet set of Duke Ellington tunes. Guitarist Don Moriarty came to

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  • CHP highlights 2015 slate of productions

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 4:19 pm

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    Carriage House Players is excited to reveal their 2015 season. Next year will be full of shows that are all southern themed! CHP will kick the season off with “Smoke on the Mountain.” This lively show incorporates live bluegrass gospel music with a hilarious storyline. It’s sure to become a new Fayetteville favorite! Show dates are Feb. 19-21 and 26-28 at the Lincoln Country Museum. Auditions will be Dec. 2

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  • Musicians aid Hands of Mercy

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 4:19 pm

    The Songwriters and Musicians Benefit for Hands of Mercy is set for 6 p.m. on Oct. 18 at the Lincoln County Courthouse bandstand. Two hit Nashville songwriters, Kerry Kurt Phillips and Jim McBride, brought to you by local songwriter Greg Mitchell and guitarist Ron Hackett, will provide Lincoln County with a memorable evening of country classics sung by the writers themselves – the evening of entertainment benefits the Hands of

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  • Renaissance’s Vocal Authority in concert here

    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 3:13 pm

    The Fayetteville Cumberland Presbyterian Church is pleased to announce that Renaissance’s Vocal Authority, the nationally known choral group of Bethel University, will be in concert on Sunday, Oct. 12, at 6 p.m. Vocal Authority has performed both internationally and throughout the United States. The 16-person choral group has won many awards and honors. They perform various kinds of Christian music, including spirituals, anthems, hymns and Southern Gospel songs. “It is

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