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Jennie Roles-Walter art students from Fayetteville High School work on the backdrop for the Fabulous Fifties Show, Rockin’ through the Seasons. The students assisting with the project include Bonnie Wakefield, Allie Heffington, Madison Phillips, Annie Ho, Maggie Cunningham, Allie Ruhlander, Selin Halaci, Austin Rennie, Lanny Slayton, Denzel Hampton, Jacari Kelso, Patrick Knott, Terry Smith, Erin Wakefield, Kelly Beckley, Haley Jackson, Byrion Fox, Skylar McDonald, Kayla Barnes, Millicent Plunkett, Marta Ysbert, Kwunjira Aimprasertsuk, Rebecca Hall, Destiny Jackson, Devon Balsalma, and Summer Shelton.

Fabulous Fifties Show is all about community!

Posted on March 25, 2015 at 6:15 am

This year’s Fabulous Fifties Show, Rockin’ through the Seasons, is all about community, from everyone on stage and behind the scenes to the audience and local businesses. “We want to thank the community for all the support that is given us,” said Jane Wilcox, producer. “Whenever we ask for help, people are so willing to give it.” The show, now in its 29th year, opens this week in the auditorium

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  • Musicians present 20th Performing Arts, Open Mic show

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 5:15 pm

    Taylor Hoch performs during Thursday's show.

    “We were pleased to welcome our international visitors Jim and Adrienne Bertagnolli from Dundee, the fourth-largest city in Scotland, to our show last night,” said Taylor Hoch, host of the 20th Performing Arts and Open Mic Show at the Art Center Thursday night. Taylor opened the show with three of her original Americana songs. Ron Adcock and Jay Jernigan accompanied Taylor on drums and guitar, respectively. Robert Foster, a regular

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  • ‘Notes for Notes’ benefits music students

    Posted on March 23, 2015 at 5:13 pm

    The Fayetteville City Schools Band Boosters will host the Second Annual “Notes for Notes” benefit concert at Fayetteville High School on Saturday, April 11. International Guitar Champion Shane Adkins will return to headline this year’s event. Other featured acts include Just Down the Road and Spur of the Moment. The performance starts at 6:30 p.m. Those holding the first 200 tickets sold will enjoy a barbecue dinner beginning at 5

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  • Antique Tractor Show at LCHS

    Posted on March 23, 2015 at 3:16 pm

    The 17th Annual Antique Tractor and Equipment Show will be held on Saturday, March 28, at Lincoln County High School, rain or shine. All makes of antique and classic tractors will be on display, along with hit and miss engines, antique farm equipment, antique cars, trucks and motorcycles. Vendors are welcome for a $10 set up fee — no food please. During their 16 years, the association has helped support

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  • Neal accepted to NYC Musical, Dramatic Academy

    Posted on March 17, 2015 at 3:57 pm

    Andrew Neal, a senior at Riverside Christian Academy, has been accepted into the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. Here, he performs as the Candy Man in Carriage House Players’ performance of “Willy Wonka” last summer.

    The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (New York City)/AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts (Los Angeles) has announced that Fayetteville’s Andrew Neal has been accepted for the 2015-2016 academic year. Andrew is the son of Jerry and Shannon Neal and is a senior at Riverside Christian Academy. He has been participating in drama classes at RCA and in local theatre with the Carriage House Players since he was

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  • Open mic night returns after bad weather

    Posted on March 16, 2015 at 3:57 pm

    Brad Morgan, a newcomer to open mic night at the Fayetteville Arts Center, played and sang two traditional country hits and a country song of his own composition during Thursday’s show.

    “It is so great to be back! We really missed this, and we missed ya’ll!” said bass player Josh Passon to cheers and applause from the packed house audience at Thursday night’s weekly open mic night show at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center. “After having to cancel the last three weeks’ shows due to bad weather and road conditions, we were worried that it might take a while for our

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  • Seats available for YY excursion

    Posted on March 13, 2015 at 2:20 pm

    Some seats are still available for the trip to Amish Country in Pennsylvania, New York and North Carolina, an excursion planned by First Baptist Church YY’s (Yesterday’s Youth) for May 9-15. Leaving from the First Baptist Church, the group will travel to Gettysburg, Pa., to see historic sites. From there, the bus will head to Lancaster, Pa., with dinner at Amish Farm Feast. The next day they will tour Amish

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