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Live music comes to Arts Center

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 11:38 am

Starting Thursday, Sept. 25, local musicians and Fayetteville/Lincoln County Arts Center members Ron Hackett and Taylor Hoch will be hosting a combined writers night, musicians jam, and open mic night in the basement of the Lincoln County Arts Center at 303 Main Ave. South in Fayetteville. This will be a weekly event, which is open to all and will be held every Thursday night from 7-10 p.m. “Local musicians, songwriters,

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  • Booneville marks 28th homecoming

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:39 am

    Ladies enjoy themselves at the Booneville Homecoming. Pictured are (from left) Nell Wilkes of Lynchburg Highway, Peggy Jones of Lewisburg, Fannie Bell Kennedy of Lynnville and (at front) Hannah Beck-ham.

    The Booneville Community friends and families came together on June 28 to celebrate the 28th annual Homecoming at the community center, which once served as a Lincoln County elementary school. The room was filled with people visiting and sharing together. The greeters were Felicia McNatt Tucker and Jennifer Thornton, both of Fayetteville. The late Wanda Logan Powell served as a greeter for many years. “Wanda is missed by her many

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  • State Fair to showcase arts, crafts heritage

    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:37 am

    The Tennessee State Fair will host several demonstrations and exhibits to showcase Tennessee’s rich arts and crafts heritage. “We are thrilled to have local artists showcase their crafts at the creative arts exhibition at the fair,” said Bill Mullins, Tennessee craft artist manager for the Tennessee State Fair. “We have several opportunities for fair-goers to see local artists demonstrate their skills and it will add to a great fair experience

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  • 4-H Cow Show

    Posted on August 28, 2014 at 3:12 pm

    4-H Cow Shows --

    Lincoln County 4-H recently participated in three cow shows. The first of these was the Lincoln County show, a great way for the cow show group to get together and hang out. The second show was the district show, held in Murfreesboro, for Middle Tennessee, consisting of showmanship, the commercial show, registered heifer show and a steer show. The last show was a two-day state show in Murfreesboro. The first

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  • State Fair offers ‘Fairest’, special needs pageants

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 3:07 pm

    A tradition almost as old as the Fair itself is being broadened even more this year as the Tennessee State Fair opens the “Fairest of the Fair” pageants to virtually all ages from 0-20 and presents for the first time “special needs” pageants. Encouraging participation in the State Fair pageants from all 95 counties, Fair officials say the pageants rank as one of the top highlights each year. The traditional

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  • Military appreciation night set in Shelbyville

    Posted on August 22, 2014 at 6:35 am

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    There will be a Military Appreciation Night on Thursday, Aug. 28, at the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration grounds in Shelbyville. All veterans from across the area are invited to attend. The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m., and if you would like to attend, you must call (931) 684-2915, leave your name and number, and you will be contacted regarding there ceremony. Veterans will be provided free vehicle parking

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  • Word from the Library … Book club, speaker series continue

    Posted on August 20, 2014 at 8:40 am


    JILLIAN RAEL director, flc public library   Now that school is back in session, we at the library enter a new mode. After a great summer reading wrap-up we are now looking at our future schedule and making new plans. We had the first introductory meeting of our new Readers & Writers Book Club/Discussion Group on Aug. 14 where members decided to meet monthly on the last Thursday at 5:30

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