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The “Sanders Family” is pictured here getting ready for a little singing up at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Pictured (seated, from left) are Sara Jo Pierce, Rachel Benson, Lisa Adams, Sara Brown, (standing) Greg Mitchell, Randy Neely, Ben Spears, Garrett Rutledge and Lauren Clardy.

‘Smoke on the Mountain’ wraps up this week

Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:54 pm

“Smoke on the Mountain” returns to the stage at the Lincoln County Museum for its second and final week. Join Carriage House Players for this toe-tapping musical comedy. The show features bluegrass/gospel music brought to you by many of the area’s finest musicians and vocalists. The final show dates are Feb. 26, 27 and 28 at 7 pm. CHP welcomes all pickers to join in after the Friday night show,

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  • Music, dancing, food on tap at Elora

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:54 pm

    Put on your dancing shoes for an excellent cause! The Elora Pickin’ & Ginin’ Relay for Life team is holding a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society at the Elora Community Center on Saturday, March 7. Concessions start at 5:30 p.m., and there will be hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, drinks and homemade baked goodies for sale. The Kickin Country band will begin playing at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $5 per

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  • CHP holds annual Adnia Rice Awards Banquet

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 2:30 pm

    Receiving awards during Carriage House Players’ 2015 Adnia Rice Awards Banquet, held Feb. 7, are (front, from left) Brenda Wilkes, Mickey Johnson, Jennifer Bradford, Andrea Delap, Lisa Adams, Sara Jo Pierce, Hannah Williams, (back) Sonia Bradford, Ricky Pierce, Kyle Spears, Will Gentry, Ben Spears, Tessa Aldridge, Sonya Williams, Lee Williams, and Mark Mitchell.

    “Willy Wonka” and “Southern Hospitality” were the big winners during Carriage House Players’ annual Adnia Rice Awards Banquet held Feb. 7 at Washington Street Church of Christ. “We had a great awards banquet Saturday night,” said Brenda Wilkes, CHP president. “We want to thank everyone who worked hard to make it a great night, and congratulations, too, to all of our winners!” Named CHP’s Member of the Year was Mickey

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Craft show set next month at VBCC

Posted on February 28, 2015 at 2:56 pm

The Northeast Alabama Craftsmen’s Association will hold its annual Spring Craft Show at the Von Braun Civic Center on March 21-22. The hours are Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. and Sunday, 12 noon until 5 p.m. There is no admission fee. There are approximately 250 craftsmen participating, offering a variety of hand-crafted items. A percentage of the proceeds will benefit Huntsville charities. The show is located

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  • Crafters set spring show

    Posted on February 26, 2015 at 2:56 pm

    Elk Valley Crafters’ 21st annual Spring Show will be held Saturday, March 14, at Lincoln County High School from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. This will be a one-day event. Admission to the show is free, with ample free parking. There will be food and drink vendors in and around the school. Exhibitors make up a wide variety of crafts and offer something for everyone. There are no “flea market”

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  • FCE sets special events, meetings for March

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 2:54 pm

    Lincoln County’s FCE clubs, formerly known as the Home Demonstration Clubs, have special events and meeting slated for March. Dellrose Hotrock FCE has two special events coming up. On Saturday, Feb. 28, at 9 a.m., the club will be sewing lunch bags and bags for personal belongings of children that will be sent to an orphanage in Guatemala. Those who wish to help with this wonderful project are asked to

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