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Entertaining the crowd during Thursday evening’s Performing Arts open mic night are (from left to right) Jay Jernigan, Craig Flynt and Ron Adcock. The Arts Center will host a special Showcase on Thursday of this week.

Area talent on display at Performing Arts Showcase

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:42 pm

“Everyone is really excited about the upcoming Showcase on the 29th, so it was a real high energy show last night,” said co-host Taylor Hoch after Thursday’s Performing Arts night. “We had a full list of performers and a very enthusiastic audience.” Thursday marked the 15th performing arts show since the Performing Arts Association started at the Art Center last September. Taylor kicked off the show playing and singing several

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  • Fisk Jubilee Singers perform at MMC

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 3:42 pm

    Fisk Singers today

    One of America’s true cultural treasures, the Fisk University Jubilee Singers, will make a return visit to Martin Methodist College on Saturday, Feb. 7, to perform as part of Homecoming 2015. The event, which is being underwritten by a grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission, is being billed as “A Tribute to the Matt Gardner Family and Museum,” as efforts continue toward the restoration of the Gardner home in Elkton

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  • Showcase of local performing art talent on tap

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 5:55 am

    Jim Parker

    The Lincoln County Performing Arts Association and the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Art Center, Inc., are pleased to present a showcase of local performing art talent at the Performing Arts Show and Open house at the Art Center on Thursday, Jan. 29. Jim Parker, a songwriter and celebrity from Huntsville, Ala., will be the special guest and will perform with songwriter Greg Mitchell from Fayetteville. Jim has been in the music business

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Happenings

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 10:18 am

Readers & Writers Book Club informational meeting will be held Thursday, Jan. 29, at 5:30 p.m. upstairs at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library. Those wanting to know more about the new book club are encouraged to attend the informational meeting and find out what it is all about. For more information, call the library at 433-3286, visit www.flclibrary.com or visit the Facebook page.   Friends of the Library’s Winter Gala

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  • Happenings

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 3:01 pm

    Higgins Funeral Home will host “Grief” Group Session I at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce. The session begins at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22. For information, call (931) 433-2544.   Lincoln Leadership’s annual Alumni Chili and soup supper will be Monday, Jan. 26, at 6 p.m. The supper will be at Washington Street Church of Christ. All alumni are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP to June Towry at

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  • Autism support group to meet

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 3:55 pm

    The Coldwater Autism Awareness Ministry will conduct a parent/teacher meeting on Saturday, Jan. 17, from 10 a.m. until 12 noon at Stonebridge Academy in Fayetteville. Parents and/or caregivers of persons with autism as well as educators involved with their care and teaching are invited to attend the meeting, and while normally, the group welcomes the children, organizers say at this meeting they will be covering a great deal of information

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