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Members of Voices of Carriage House perform “I Hear America Singing”, a night of patriotic music. Additional performance dates are July 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students/children and are available now at Bagley & Bagley, Cart…

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The 23rd Annual Shadow Valley Gospel Music Festival, a three-night outdoor concert series featuring some of the biggest names in gospel music, will be held July 12, 13 and 14 at 54 Warden Road, just off Highway 231 North of Fayetteville.

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Despite a round of heavy rain Wednesday night, the Blanche Freedom Festival, which culminated in a fireworks show that evening, was a big success. Earlier in the afternoon, a large crowd braved the heat to enjoy a wide array of games and activities, as well as live music with Dave Pittman. C…

Carriage House Players’ production of “Murder’s in the Heir” is set for July 26, 27 and 28 and Aug. 2, 3 and 4 at the Lincoln County Museum at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at Bagley and Bagley, Carter’s Drug Store and The Flower House, or you can call the CHP hotline at 931-433-1300 and rese…

The 23rd Annual Shadow Valley Gospel Music Festival, a three-night outdoor concert series featuring some of the biggest names in gospel music, will be held July 12, 13 and 14 at 54 Warden Road, just off Highway 231 North of Fayetteville.

Despite Thursday’s storms, Music in the Park concert series went on at a different location, indoors at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. There, Strangers with Friends entertained the crowd on hand for the night. The concerts at Stone Bridge Memorial Park continue on July 12 with Mark Colbert …

Members of Voices of Carriage House are practicing for the upcoming performance, “I Hear America Singing”, a night of patriotic music. Performance dates are July 6, 7, 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum.

The 23rd Annual Shadow Valley Gospel Music Festival, a three-night outdoor concert series featuring some of the biggest names in gospel music, will be held July 12, 13 and 14 at 54 Warden Road, just off Highway 231 North of Fayetteville.

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It was a beautiful night for dancing in the park – or just feeding the ducks – with the band Highway 64 providing an evening of music as part of the summer concert series, Music in the Park. The concerts at Stone Bridge Memorial Park continue this week with Travelin’ Kind on Thursday, June 2…

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The annual Music in the Park concert series at Stone Bridge Memorial Park continued Tuesday evening with a concert presented by Madison Community Band. Here, concert goers enjoy participating in the always-popular “Chicken Dance” and listening to a selection of patriotic music and Broadway t…

The Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center will host its 52nd Southern Weekend of Art in the picturesque Stonebridge Memorial Park in Fayetteville this weekend.

Swing Shift, a newly formed jazz jam band from Nashville, will perform Saturday, June 16, from 4 until 6 p.m. on the stage in Stonebridge Park to close the 52nd Southern Weekend of Art.

The annual Music in the Park concert series at Stone Bridge Memorial Park kicked off Thursday evening with a concert presented by Stillwater Bluegrass. Folks of all ages gathered at the park to enjoy picnics, fellowship and, of course, great music. The free concert series continues with Madi…

Carriage House Players has announced this year’s picks for scholarship awards. CHP presented three local students awards totaling $1,000. These students are a special bunch and have participated in many CHP productions and projects over the years. Pictured (from left) are Jennifer Bradford, …

Blanche School’s fourth and fifth grade musical, “Thwacked!”, is coming next week. Performances are Monday, May 21, at 6:30 p.m. and Tuesday, May 22, at 8:30 a.m. Tickets are $1 for ages four and up. “Thwacked!” is a fractured fairy tale about a boy who is turned into a frog and then experie…

“Our last open mic of the season was very successful,” said Arts Center President Ron Hackett. “We had a really good audience, we had over $100 in donations, and we have new members.

Fayetteville Middle School presents “Chasing Charming”, a chaotic comedy which involves a blundering young narrator who discovers that Prince Charming has been kidnapped by the evil witch Hargragard. Performances will be Tuesday, May 8, and Friday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m. at Fayetteville Middle…

(From left) Nancy Rutledge, Brenda Wilkes, and Brandi Barnes rehearsal their roles in Carriage House Players’ production, “Mama Won’t Fly”, which opens Thursday evening for the first of five performances, all this week at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Museum.

“It all begins with a song,” according to the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI), and the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center is bringing those songs to you during the 52nd Southern Weekend of Art on Friday, June 15, in beautiful Stonebridge Park from 1 until 4 p.m.

Fayetteville Middle School presents “Chasing Charming”, a chaotic comedy which involves a blundering young narrator who discovers that Prince Charming has been kidnapped by the evil witch Hargragard. Performances will be Tuesday, May 8, and Friday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m. at Fayetteville Middle…

Fayetteville Middle School will be presenting “Chasing Charming”, a chaotic comedy which involves a blundering young narrator who discovers that Prince Charming has been kidnapped by the evil witch Hargragard.

Lincoln County High School drama students Michael Mosquera (at left) and Chris Kelly rehearse a scene from the upcoming production of “Frankly, Frank”, an adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s “The Im-portance of Being Earnest”. Performances are set for April 27 at 7 p.m. and April 28 at 2 p.m. and 7 …

The cast of Carriage House Players’ upcoming produc-tion, “Mama Won’t Fly”, includes (standing, from left) Sara Jo Pierce, Nancy West, W.C. Quick, Randy Delap, Mark Mitchell, Bubba West, Nancy Rutledge. (seated) Sitting, Brandi Barnes, Brenda Wilkes, and Sara Brown.

The cast and crew of Lincoln County High School’s drama department prepare for their spring production, “Frankly, Frank”, which will be presented April 20, 21, 27 and 28 in LCHS’s Rice Theatre. Friday shows will be at 7 p.m. each evening and Saturday performances will be at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.…

“You know it’s a good night when you have just enough time to get all of the acts into the show with no time left for encores,” said Arts Center President and Host Ron Hackett, of the open mic and performing arts night. “Spring break and Saint Patrick’s day didn’t affect our attendance tonight.”

Fayetteville-Lincoln County Art Center invites the public to a Saturday afternoon open house, creative art event called “Artists Demonstration Day” on Saturday, April 7, from 2 until 6 p.m. in the gallery of the Arts Center.

Dwight Lowdermilk, member of Fayetteville Main Street’s board of directors, pauses for a photo with a Slawburger Festival t-shirt featuring the 2018 logo, now available at the Main Street or Chamber of Commerce offices. Prices are $15 for adult t-shirts, $10 for children’s shirts. Sizes avai…

The Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center is accepting applications for the 52nd Southern Weekend of Art, set for Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, in Stonebridge Park in Fayetteville.

The first of nine performances of the 32nd Annual Fabulous Fifties Show, “Road Trippin’”, will open on Thursday evening, March 15, for the first of nine performances that will be presented at 900 South Main Avenue in Fayetteville.

The Good Shepherd Parish Community of Decherd announces its Mardi Gras celebration to be held on Feb. 10 and is open to all ticket holder 21 years or older.

“Smoke on the Mountain: Homecoming”, presented by Carriage House Players, continues this week at the Lincoln County Museum. The performance will be staged Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. (From left) Lauren Clardy, Dale Pierce, Garrett Rutledge, Sara Jo Pierce and Lonnie Ables are pic…