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‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ nears

Posted on October 28, 2014 at 9:04 pm

Some of the members of the angel choir in Carriage House Players’ production of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever are (front, from left) Caragan Howell, Olivia Posey, Julie Eakin, Bekah Eakin, (second row) Anna Claire Dickey, Leah Beard, Abigail Satterfield, Audrey Satterfield, Carly Little, (third row) Sara Mann, Tessa Aldridge, Erin Young and Anna Kaye Lowrence. Performances are Nov. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. and

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  • Eerie feel to this week’s open mic night

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 4:04 pm

    Open Mic

    There was a great turn-out for Thursday night’s open mic at the Arts Center in Fayetteville, and the show’s hosts, Taylor Hoch and Ron Hackett, are looking forward to an even bigger turn-out for this week’s Halloween Party open mic. Singer songwriter Taylor Hoch opened the show, accompanied by Jay Jernigan on lead guitar and background vocals, and they were joined by percussionist Ron Adcock. They played a set of

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  • ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ staged at Motlow

    Posted on October 27, 2014 at 4:03 pm

    The Motlow College drama department is eager to delight children with its production of “The Emperor’s New Clothes” beginning Wednesday, Oct. 29, according to Jeannie Gallant, associate professor of communications at Motlow and director of the production. Performances will be held on the Moore County campus in Eoff Hall for area school children, as well as the general public. The play is based on the Hans Christian Anderson folktale of

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  • Art Center plans Halloween-themed edition

    Posted on October 22, 2014 at 9:32 am

    Kameron Jones sings an original song at the weekly Arts Center performing arts show held Thursday evening.

    At Thursday night’s open mic at the Arts Center in Fayetteville, it was decided that the open mic on Thursday, Oct. 30, will be a special Halloween themed edition. Performers and audience are encouraged to come in costume. There will be some special Halloween treats available, and hosts Ron Hackett and Taylor Hoch encouraged all performers to think of Halloween related material to perform. “If you have a ghost story

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  • Flintville Bazaar offers something for everyone

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm

    Flintville Bazaar

    As the holidays draw near and thoughts turn to gifts and decorating for the season, Flintville Baptist Church has set Saturday, Nov. 1, for its 4th Annual Old Fashion Bazaar, an event that offers something for everyone. This Bazaar, “You’ll Be Amazed at What You’ll Find”, will be held in the church’s newly completed Christian Life Center from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. “Our bazaar offers baked goods, gourmet items,

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  • FPU launches Watch TV Everywhere service

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:31 pm

    FPU New Artwork Vector

    Fayetteville Public Utilities (FPU) makes it easy for cable subscribers to watch some of their favorite cable programming anywhere they go with a free service called Watch TV Everywhere. Watch TV Everywhere is available on your PC, laptop, iPad, iPhone, Android and other similar devices. “We live in a world of instant information and portable entertainment,” said FPU’s CEO and General Manager Britt Dye. “With this new service, our customers

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  • Performing Arts nights continue

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 6:20 am

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    “I want to encourage all the performing arts, not just music, to take part in our open mic,” said host Taylor Hoch as she opened Thursday’s show with a soliloquy from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Jay Jernigan joined Taylor to perform three of Taylor’s original Americana songs. Next up were Drew Tucker and Ron Hackett. They played a jazz duet set of Duke Ellington tunes. Guitarist Don Moriarty came to

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