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91st birthday

Posted on April 27, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Virginia Tate celebrated her 91st birthday on March 14 at Marvin’s Restaurant. Celebrating with her were her daughter, Peggy, and son-in-law, Jim Coleman; sister, Dorothy Steelman; niece, Gloria and husband, Jerry Williams, and their daughter, Cynthia Williams; nephew, Danny, and wife, Rita Dodson; nephew, Michael, and wife, Kathy Dodson; and their granddaughter, Julia Dodson.

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  • Benefit singing planned

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 8:58 am

    Benefit planned

    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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  • 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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  • Cow collages to be sold Saturday

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 9:49 am

    Lilli Johnson, a 10th grade student at Fayetteville High School, was instrumental in creating the cow collages displayed in the windows of Dragonfly Gallery. Lilli arranged the fabric, and elementary students from several schools chose the colors to be used and cut up the canvas fabric, recycled from the Fabulous 50’s Show. Melissa Plunkett painted the eyes of both cows. ~ Staff photo by Laurie Caruso

    A number of colorful cow paintings designed by local students, now being displayed in store windows around the Fayetteville square, will be auctioned off during the upcoming Slawburger Festival on Saturday, April 18. Two large collages, produced by art students from several different schools, are hanging in the windows of Dragonfly Gallery. Lilli Johnson, a 10th grade student in Jennie Roles-Walter’s art class at Fayetteville High School, was instrumental in

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  • Higgins hosts Spring Workshop

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 10:50 am

    Higgins Funeral Home cordially invites the public to the upcoming “Spring Workshop” which will be held on Tuesday, April 28, from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at the Washington Street Church of Christ. This event will provide attendees with unique information from the following guest speakers: Barbara Merrell, Director of Social Services at Lincoln Care and Donalson; Linda Mills, LCSW Medical Social Worker; Susie Compton, RN, MSN, and administrator of

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  • Vaughn featured in literary magazine

    Posted on April 10, 2015 at 5:46 am

    Norris Vaughn

    Norris Vaughn, III, 25, a graduate student at the University of Alabama, Huntsville, has been crafting stories since he was a child. As he got a little older, he began to write them down, and has now written up to 75 short stories. One of his stories was recently selected to be published in the new UAH Literary Magazine “New Beginnings”. He submitted approximately 20 stories, but the one selected

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