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Three performances remain this week for “The Dixie Swim Club”, a Southern Classic presented by Carriage House Players at the Lincoln County Museum and Civic Center. (From left) Donna Hartman, Brandi Barnes, Nancy Rutledge, Sara Jo Pierce and Brenda Wilkes portray the characters whose lives the play follows over the course of 33 years. Directing the production are Sarah Butler and Andrea Delap.

‘Dixie Swim Club’ staged in three more shows this week

Posted on May 4, 2015 at 3:16 pm

(Editor’s Note: The Times’ apologies – in last week’s edition, we erroneously stated that “The Dixie Swim Club” would be presented in only three performances, each of those being last week. That was incorrect. The play actually has three performances remaining this week.)   Carriage House Players’ production “The Dixie Swim Club” has three performances remaining this week – the play will be staged Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 7,

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  • FMS production nears

    Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:59 pm

    FMS Production

    Kailey Osborne, Sara Clark, Hannah Giffin, Erin Bradford and Libby Peery prepare for the upcoming production of Disney’s Aladdin, Jr., produced by Fayetteville Middle School. The production will be May 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m. and on May 13 for local schools in the FMS gymnasium. For more information, contact FMS at 438-2533.

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  • Open mic gives preview of Panoply sets

    Posted on April 29, 2015 at 3:58 pm

    Open mic

    “We had a really great show last night,” said co-host Taylor Hoch in regards to Thursday evening’s open mic show at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center. “Turnout has been low since the advent of this beautiful weather, but we had a good roster of musicians and songwriters last night. We got to enjoy a bunch of original songs and lots of excellent musicianship.” Co-host Taylor Hoch opened the show with

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Posted on May 4, 2015 at 12:49 pm

A commodity distribution by South Central Human Resources Agency will be held Thursday, May 7, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.   The Lincoln County Republican Party will meet Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m. at the Fayetteville Municipal Building auditorium. Everyone is invited. For more information, call Martha Craig at 937-0138 or 675-1835.   The Southern Alliance Spay Neuter Clinic Yard Sale was rescheduled

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  • BHS Class of ‘55 celebrates 60th

    Posted on April 29, 2015 at 3:59 pm

    Boonshill Class of 1955 will observe its 60th anniversary on Saturday, May 16, at 4 p.m. at Shoney’s Restaurant in Fayetteville. Widows of five deceased classmates – Jack Mitchell, Bud Thorpe, Jimmy Cunningham, Terry Watson and David Burgess – are most welcome to attend. When this class began in 1951, there were 27 members; 13 of them graduated. The other 14 either moved out of the area, transferred to another

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  • Hispanic Fest aids church building

    Posted on April 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm

    Proceeds from St. Anthony Catholic Church’s fun-filled Hispanic Festival on Sunday, May 17, will benefit the church building fund. “We want to encourage everyone to come out and enjoy themselves,” said Pat Bronner, member in charge of publicity. There will be authentic, traditional Hispanic foods, including tamales, enchiladas, tacos and more from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Mexican folk dances will be demonstrated, a Mexican Band will play music and

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