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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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  • Worldwide Candle Lighting set for Dec. 14

    Posted on December 12, 2014 at 7:44 am

    The Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting unites family and friends around the globe in lighting candles for one hour to honor the memories of the sons, daughters, brothers, sisters and grandchildren who left too soon. As candles are lit at 7 p.m. local time on Sunday, Dec. 14, hundreds of thousands of persons commemorate and honor the memory of all children gone too soon. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home invites you to

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  • Historical books available for Christmas gifts

    Posted on December 12, 2014 at 5:21 am

    Four historical books, ideal for Christmas gifts, are available now at the Lincoln County Register’s Office. All of the books are on hand at the register’s office, according to Randy Delap, Lincoln County register of deeds. Now in its fourth printing is The Heritage Book, researched by the Lincoln County Genealogical Society in 2005. The hard-back book is $90. The second book published is the Pictorial Book of Lincoln County,

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  • Help for teens who stutter as close as library

    Posted on December 11, 2014 at 6:45 am

    Stuttering is a frustrating and embarrassing problem for millions of people, but it can be especially tough on teenagers. Help is available at most public libraries in the form of a DVD Stuttering: Straight Talk for Teens. Some libraries have an older video format. “It’s meant to encourage teens, to tell them that there is hope out there,” said Professor Peter Ramig of the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ramig

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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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  • Junior Round Dozen history highlighted

    Posted on December 10, 2014 at 8:45 am

    dinah richardson special to the times The November Junior Round Dozen meeting was held in the beautiful and tastefully decorated home of Debbie Woodward, with Bonnie Hereford and Maxie Register serving as co-hostesses. The hostesses prepared and served a fantastic meal consisting of creamy chicken and wild rice soup, the rice coming from the famous Moose Lake Wild Rice Company in Deer Creek, Minn.; spring mixed salad with fruit and

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  • Christmas Parade set Saturday

    Posted on December 2, 2014 at 4:11 pm

    As of Monday, nearly 70 entries were signed up to participate in the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department’s Annual Christmas Parade, which will be held Saturday afternoon, Dec. 6, at 5 p.m. “Santa’s Toyland” is the theme of this year’s parade. The department has set Sunday, Dec. 7, as the rain date for the parade. If that were to be the case, the parade would get underway at 3 p.m.

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