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Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:40

Sedaka musical comedy comes to HART

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The musical comedy “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” will be extended with showings at 7:30 p.m. May 30, 31,…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:37

Haywood Studio Tour issues call for artists

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The New Haywood Art Studio Tour — scheduled for Oct. 25-26 — is open to all artists who either reside…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:08

Student/artist sculpture installed

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Smokey Mountain Elementary School sixth- and seventh-grade art students were part of a recent Artists-in-Education project that resulted in a…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:05

Loretta Lynn to play Franklin

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Country icon Loretta Lynn will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 6, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Liar’s Bench says farewell with Lough

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The Liar’s Bench will hold its final performance of Appalachian storytelling and music at 7 p.m. May 29 in the…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

‘Unto These Hills’ opens May 31

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The “Unto These Hills” outdoor drama will run at 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday May 31-Aug. 16 at the Mountainside…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Open call for Jackson art grants

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The Jackson County Arts Council is currently accepting applications for the North Carolina Grassroots Grant and the Jackson County Grant.…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Frog Level Brewing to teach SCC brewing class

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Brewmaster Clark Williams, owner of Frog Level Brewing in Waynesville, will teach a beer-making class from June 3 to July…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:21

HCC Professional Crafts Students hold graduate show

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Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts department 2014 Graduate Show will run from May 17 through Sept. 14 at the Southern…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:19

Blues, Brew & BBQ festival in Cashiers

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The Blues, Brew and BBQ festival will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 24, at the Village Commons…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:16

Celebration honors Graham County’s history, people

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The Proctor Revival Organization will once again honor the history of Graham County through May 31 with “A Time To…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:15

Dolly Parton to play Harrah’s

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Country superstar Dolly Parton will perform at 7:30 p.m. May 25 at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:28

Chicago to hit the Harrah’s stage

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Classic rock icons Chicago will perform at 9 p.m. May 16 at Harrah’s Cherokee. The Grammy and American Music Award-winning…
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:28

WCU unveils schedule for Galaxy of Stars Series

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The Galaxy of Stars Series at Western Carolina University will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a lineup highlighted by a…
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:27

Sylva library welcomes multi-instrumentalist

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Musician Marshall Ballew will perform at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, at the Jackson County Public Library in Sylva.
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:26

Comedy-drama hits the stage in Bryson City

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The comic/drama “Painting Churches” will kickoff Smoky Mountain Community Theatre’s 2014 production season at 7:30 p.m., May 9-11 and 16-19…
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:02

Blues, brews and BBQ

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“Woofstock — Blues, Brews & BBQ” will be held from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at McGuire Gardens…
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

REO Speedwagon to play Harrah’s

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Iconic rockers REO Speedwagon will play at 9 p.m. Feb. 14 at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Art After Dark returns to Waynesville

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Art After Dark continues from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 2, in downtown Waynesville.
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Moscow Festival Ballet to hit Franklin stage

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The Moscow Festival Ballet will perform “Sleeping Beauty” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the Smoky Mountain Center for…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 15:11

Greening Up the Mountains 2014

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The 17th annual Greening Up the Mountains Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26,…
A retreat for writers and artists will be held at Lake Logan Retreat Center May 18-23 by Cullowhee Mountain ARTS,…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:00

WCU to launch 125th anniversary celebration game

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As part of Western Carolina University’s yearlong observance of the 125th anniversary of the founding of the institution, a game…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:00

Alice in Chains comes to Harrah’s

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Grunge rockers Alice in Chains will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 2, at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:27

Southern Fried Chicks bring laughs to Franklin

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The Southern Fried Chicks Cage-Free Comedy Tour will hit is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:25

Easter events

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Lake Junaluska offers Easter weekend activities, services The Easter weekend celebration at Lake Junaluska will be held April 19-20. On…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:24

‘The Fantasticks’ hits the stage at WCU

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“The Fantasticks,” the world’s longest-running musical, will bring a steampunk-styled allegory about deceit, disillusionment and devotion to the stage at…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:22

Students place high at culinary competition

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Southwestern Community College culinary students C.J. Reum and Scott Dolbee recently placed fourth at the Wake Tech Culinary Arts Showcase…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:22

Film to celebrate National Poetry Month

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April is National Poetry Month, and the occasion will be celebrated with a special film presentation at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:20

In search of White Oak String Band members

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With a second album of historic mountain music on the horizon, the producers of the Grammy-nominated “Old-Time Smoky Mountain Music”…
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 14:10

Cherokee weaving talk and workshop

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A workshop and presentation on Cherokee weaving will be held April 11-12 at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian.
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 14:09

Open call for Taste of Chocolate

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An open call for bakers is currently underway for the 15th annual Taste of Chocolate Plus, which will be held…
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 14:04

Sylva concert to benefit victims of landslide

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A concert to benefit landslide victims in Snohomish County in Washington state titled “The Circle is Unbroken: A Benefit for…
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:35

Shorelines program to screen ‘Shored Up’

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Western Carolina University’s Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines will screen the film “Shored Up” at 4 p.m. Sunday,…
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:34

WCU to host International Festival

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The 35th annual International Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, on the lawn…
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:33

Workshop on Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina

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A workshop focusing on regional points of musical interest, entitled “Why and How to Connect to the Blue Ridge Music…
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:24

Mélange of the Mountains returns to Haywood County

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The Mélange of the Mountains culinary celebration will run from April 10-13 around Haywood County. 
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:17

Mann, ‘Les Miserables’ to stage at WCU

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Directed by Broadway star Terrence Mann, the Tony-Award-winning musical “Les Miserables” will be performed at 7:30 p.m., April 3-5 and…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:13

Haywood festival gets new name, announces date

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The Haywood County Arts Council has renamed their outdoor summer festival. Previously known as International Festival Day, the name has…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:12

‘Hunger Games’ fans flocking to N.C. film locations

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In 2011 a large Hollywood film descended upon North Carolina. It was a secret and it went by the name…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:11

From trash to treasure, new art exhibit in Highlands

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Artists transform everyday objects into works of art in the exhibit “Out of the Ordinary,” which runs April 5 through…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:10

Hugh Morton exhibit to include reception, talk

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An exhibit celebrating the work of photographer Hugh Morton will open with a reception and talk March 27 at the…
Budding artists from across Jackson County were recently recognized during the annual Youth Art Month exhibit hosted by Western Carolina…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:08

Balsam Range, The Boxcars to play Franklin

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Acclaimed bluegrass acts Balsam Range and The Boxcars will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, at the Smoky Mountain…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:07

WCU jam series continues with Crooked Pine

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The 2013-14 First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Jam Series continues with Crooked Pine at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in…
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 14:01

Wordsmiths converge on WCU for Spring Literary Festival

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Established and emerging authors of poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction will discuss and read from their works at Western Carolina…
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 16:56

Concert fundraiser at WCU to feature A.W. Duo

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The acclaimed classical music duo of Alyona Aksyonova and James Waldo will be featured at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 24,…
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 16:55

Liar’s Bench returns to Mountain Heritage Center

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A celebration of Appalachian storytelling, music and drama, The Liar’s Bench will hit the stage at 7 p.m. Thursday, March…
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 16:54

Christian rock comes to Franklin

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Highly-acclaimed Christian rock bands Audio Adrenaline, Kutless, Finding Favour and Shine Bright Baby will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, March…