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Authors celebrate release of books

Posted on October 24, 2014 at 5:35 am

Betty Bolte’, Lesia Flynn and Bambi Lynn will celebrate the release of five novels by throwing a Halloween party at the Tillman Hill Public Library, Hazel Green, Ala., on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. The Halloween theme was chosen because Bolte’s ghostly love story, Remnants, features a Halloween party that goes badly awry. “We hope the real party goes much smoother,” said Bolte’. Guests are invited to

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  • Crafters plan Christmas show

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 3:36 pm

    Mark your calendars for the Elk Valley Crafters’ 20th annual Christmas Show. The event will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 9, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Lincoln County High School. Admission to the show and parking are free. There will be a variety of crafts – something for everyone, say organizers. Exhibitors not only come from Lincoln County but

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  • Rotary Club’s 44th Fish Fry Saturday

    Posted on October 17, 2014 at 8:21 am

    The Fayetteville Rotary Club’s 44th Annual Fish Fry will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. “We’re going to have a great fish fry this year,” said Dan Holt, president of the Rotary Club. “Hopefully, the weather will be perfect for cooking over 1,400 pounds of fish and over 4,000 hush puppies … This is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year, and as always we

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  • Alpha Kappa continues Home Tour tradition

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    Alpha Kappa Club members are working to bring the community the annual Alpha Kappa Home Tour on Nov. 9 during the Host of Christmas Past. Pictured here are the Alpha Kappa Club officers for the 2014-2015 club year (seated, from left) Arden Humphrey, club president; Helen Lowe, vice president; (standing) Kitty Marsh, treasurer; Melody Layne, reporter; Pat Hallum, secretary; and Erline Patrick, historian. Caroline Askew, parliamentarian, is not pictured.

    The Alpha Kappa Club of Fayetteville met on Oct. 2, 2014 to begin its 108th year. The club has a rich history of service to this community. For many years now, Alpha Kappa Club has become synonymous with two things: college scholarships to Lincoln County students and the Alpha Kappa Home Tour. It is through the monies raised from the home tour that the club is able to give deserving

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  • Hayes-McMillen family reunion planned

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 4:20 pm

    Jonathan Hayes, avid historian, ancestral researcher and member of the Historical Society of Northwest Georgia, is organizing the Hayes-McMillen Family Reunion for spring 2015. Tentative dates include one of the first two weekends in March, either March 7 or March 14. Families with the following surnames will be the most interested in attending the event: Fife, Good, Goode, Hayes, Hays, McDill, McMillen, McMullen, Moore and Strong. “Over the past three

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  • Belvidere Fish Fry slated

    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 3:14 pm

    Belvidere Firemen’s Fish Fry will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Belvidere Fire Department, 410 Belvidere Road. There will be fish, barbecue, chicken, chicken strips, hushpuppies, fries, baked beans, cole slaw, drinks and homemade desserts. There will also be live bluegrass music featuring Lost in Time, The Isbell Family, Lonesome Valley Grass, Cumberland Mountain Boys and Petersburg Pickers. Cost is $11 for adults,

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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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