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Benefit singing planned

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 8:58 am

There will be a benefit singing on Sunday, April 26, at Hope Assembly of God from 3:30 to 5 p.m.  to help promote George Hensley into the Northwest Alabama Song Writer’s Hall of Fame. A portion of the proceeds will go to help buy musical instruments for underprivileged kids. Hope Assembly is located at 28 Deer Trace Road off Highway 431 North. Here, Hensley pauses for a photo with County

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  • Children’s Chorale in concert here

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 7:22 am

    Children's Chorale

    The Heritage Children’s Chorale of the South, a professional children’s choir, announces upcoming spring concerts entitled, “Singing the Day Away”. The Chorale, now in its 28th season, was founded in 1988 by Mary Stephenson, who continues today as the director. Over the years, more than 1,500 children have benefited from the extensive musical training and education provided by this fine organization. The Chorale will be in concert on Sunday, April

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  • Acoustic sessions highlight of open mic night

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 5:58 pm

    Drew Tucker performs during Thursday’s open mic night at the Arts Center. Because of the small audience and intimate atmosphere, Drew opted to play from a couch instead of the stage.

    Springtime and warmer weather have taken a toll on attendance, but the Lincoln County Performing Arts Association’s weekly open mic at the Arts Center keeps going. Singer and guitarist Robert Foster opened the 24th show with an extended set of his favorite songs. Next, Drew Tucker sang a couple of songs while accompanying himself on a nylon string guitar. Because of the small audience and intimate atmosphere, Drew opted to

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  • FMS to stage Disney’s Aladdin, Jr.

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 9:59 am

    Aladdin and Jasmine, portrayed by Andrew Dixon and Amberly Fly, admire the Magic Lamp in the upcoming production of Disney’s Aladdin Jr. The production is presented by Fayetteville Middle School. The dates for the production are May 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, May 13, school day performances. You may contact the school at 438-2533 for more information.

    Fayetteville Middle School will present Disney’s Aladdin Jr., with performances set for May. Dates for the production are May 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 13, during the day for local schools. For information about the performances, contact the school at 438-2533. Inside the Royal Palace gates in the faraway city of Agrabah, Princess Jasmine prepares to choose a husband. Against Jasmine’s wishes, her father, the

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  • Neil Simon comedy at LCHS

    Posted on April 21, 2015 at 8:59 am

    Lincoln County High School Drama Club members (from left) Shelby Hope, Tessa Aldridge, Porshia Poarch, Victoria Chaplin and Kate Mucke rehearse for the upcoming play “Rumors”, a Neil Simon mystery/comedy which portrays a house full of two lawyers, a doctor, politician and his wife, a Polish cooking show host, a glamourous housewife and an accountant. ~ Staff photo by Laurie Caruso

    Lincoln County High School’s Drama Department presents “Rumors”, Neil Simon’s side-splitting comedy, on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25, and again on May 1 and 2 at 7 p.m. and on May 3 at 2 p.m. This rollicking play has a mystery element used for a comic effect. In this, “whodunit” mystery, four couples gather for an anniversary party at the home of Charley Brock and wife, Myra. When

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  • Children’s Chorale in concert here

    Posted on April 16, 2015 at 4:48 am

    Children's Chorale

    The Heritage Children’s Chorale of the South, a professional children’s choir, announces upcoming spring concerts entitled, “Singing the Day Away”. The Chorale, now in its 28th season, was founded in 1988 by Mary Stephenson, who continues today as the director. Over the years, more than 1,500 children have benefited from the extensive musical training and education provided by this fine organization. The Chorale will be in concert on Sunday, April

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  • Open mic show welcomes all performing arts

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 2:48 pm

    Jay Jernigan performs during Thursday evening’s open mic night at the Fayetteville Arts Center, located on Main Avenue South in Fayetteville. The performing arts show is held each Thursday night.

    “I would like to remind everyone that the weekly open mic show welcomes all forms of performing arts,” said Taylor Hoch, co-host of the open mic show at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center. “Our mainstay has been the many talented local musicians, singers, and songwriters who come to perform at our weekly shows, but we would love to see some local comedians, story tellers, poets, dramatists, or any other performing

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