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Robert Foster, a faithful regular of the weekly open mic at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center, performs a classic folk cover for the standing room only crowd on hand Thursday.

Musicians, audience growing for open mic night

Posted on December 16, 2014 at 11:52 am

“It’s really gratifying to see the number of people signing up to entertain, as well as the number of people in the audience growing every week” said co-host Ron Hackett in appreciation of the standing room only crowd that braved the bitter cold last Thursday night to attend the open mic at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center. Co-host Taylor Hoch opened the show accompanied by Jay Jernigan on lead guitar,

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  • Motlow hosts free holiday concert

    Posted on December 15, 2014 at 4:52 pm

    Motlow College will host a free holiday benefit concert on Friday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. inside Eoff Hall’s Powers Auditorium on the Moore County campus. Prior to the performance, there will be a reception inside Eoff Hall at 6 p.m. Admission to the event is free to the public, but reservations are required as seating will be limited. To make reservations, please call Bobbie Underwood at (931) 393-1627 or

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  • Open mic back underway after Thanksgiving

    Posted on December 8, 2014 at 3:07 pm

    Jay Jernigan and Taylor Hoch perform during Thursday’s open mic night at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center.

    After a week off for Thanksgiving, the open mic at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center was back up and running with a full list of participants who came out to play, sing and network with other performing artists. Co-host Taylor Hoch opened the show playing three of her original Americana songs and was accompanied by Jay Jernigan on lead guitar and Ron Adcock on percussion. Next up was second timer

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Posted on December 15, 2014 at 1:04 pm

First Annual Adults P.R.O.M., presented by the APC, will be held Saturday, Dec. 20, at the Fayetteville Recreation Center from 6 until 10:30 p.m. Cost is $35 for couples; $20 for singles.  2 Pearl Photography will be present. Packages will be sold. Dinner is included in the ticket price and will be served promptly at 7 p.m. Formal wear is preferred. This is an alcohol-free event. All proceeds will be

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  • Civil War medicine focus of SCV meeting

    Posted on December 10, 2014 at 11:46 am

    The John R. Massey Camp #152, Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet on Thursday, Dec. 11, in the Fayetteville Municipal Building auditorium. Camp Commander Dr. James Armitage will call the meeting to order at 7 p.m. A special program will be presented on Civil War medicine. The regular camp business meeting, including election of officers for 2015, will follow the program. A report will be given on the CSA Iron

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  • Porter speaks to veterans

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 5:45 am

    Jason Porter

    Jason Porter will be the featured speaker at the Vietnam Era Veterans’ meeting set for Thursday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m. at Mike’s All American Diner, Shelbyville. Porter, chaplain for the organization, will lead the group in prayer, then talk about some of his time spent with “boots on the ground” during his one-year Tour of Duty in the Middle East, a hostile area of the globe. All veterans are

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