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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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Democratic Party to hold reorganization meeting March 28

Posted on March 25, 2015 at 5:15 pm

The Lincoln County Democratic Party will hold a County Convention for Reorganization on Saturday, March 28, beginning at 12 noon. The meeting will take place in the auditorium of the Fayetteville Municipal Building on the east side of the Fayetteville square. The chairperson, vice-chairperson, secretary, treasurer, and members of the executive committee will be elected. The agenda for 2015 will also be discussed. All Democratic residents, who are eligible voters

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  • Happenings

    Posted on March 23, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    The 29th Annual Fabulous Fifties Show, “Rockin’ Through the Seasons”, continues at Ninth Grade Academy in Fayetteville. Shows dates and times are March 27 and 28 at 7 p.m. and March 28 at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children; children under age 3 will be admitted free when held by an adult. Outlets are at Bagley & Bagley Insurance, Bank of Lincoln County, Carter’s Drug

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  • Happenings

    Posted on March 16, 2015 at 3:47 pm

    The 29th Annual Fabulous Fifties Show, “Rockin’ Through the Seasons”, will open Thursday, March 19, at Ninth Grade Academy in Fayetteville. Shows dates and times are March 19, 20, 21, 27 and 28 at 7 p.m. and March 21, 22, and 28 at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children; children under age 3 will be admitted free when held by an adult. Outlets are at

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