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Art Teachers at the Arts Council
Both the Mazie Jones Gallery and the Open Door Gallery have a mixed-media collection of the selected work of art teachers from Watauga High School



Chilingirian steels the show at ArtWalk
ArtWalk’s huge facility brings together artists of all backgrounds, ages, and occupations all united by the desire to create and share their art with others.



Ashe Arts Center Presents New Exhibit
The Ashe Arts Center will start the New Year with an exhibit by David Shoemaker entitled Vietnam Subconscious Reality.



Peace by Piece
Carlton Gallery hosts multi-artist exhibit in January



Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition accepting entries
Competition introduces online registration and submission of photos

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Historian discusses U.S. Sen. Sam Ervin on TV program
A fierce defender of the Constitution, U.S. Sen. Sam Ervin had a series of conflicts with President Nixon over executive power, domestic spying and civil liberties.


Carolinas on Their Minds
UNCG professors edit book on geography of North and South Carolina


ASU geologist: Southern Calif. overdue for major earthquake
An Appalachian State University geologist uses everything from backhoes to trowels to reach deeply for evidence of earthquakes that have occurred over time.


Progression of Feminism
Steinem to lecture at ASU in February



Bloodroot, Bigfoot and Bathanti
Local authors, filmmaker release new works


Appalachian announces 2008 summer reading selection

“The Glass Castle” by Jeannette Walls has been selected for the 2008 Summer Reading Program at Appalachian State University, announced Chancellor Kenneth E. Peacock. .


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ASU’s 2008 Spring Semester Performing Arts Series Starts Jan. 26


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Red hot jazz blows in Blowing Rock Sunday
BRJS presents annual January Jam at Meadowbrook Inn


The Jason “Lefty” Williams Band returns to Murphy’s
Georgia-based guitar phenom to release second CD this year




Funk band Get Lost returns to Boone
Live show this Saturday at the Boone Saloon

 


Traveling the globe for musical inspiration
Durham’s Bombadil at Canyons of the Blue Ridge Friday


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Chili Challenge looking for a few good cooks
10th annual Winterfest competition open to professionals and amateurs

 

 

Sugar hosts National Winter Trails Day
The 13th annual National Winter Trails Day is coming back to
Sugar Mountain Resort Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008.




Rhonda Vincent & the Rage at Walker Center January 26

IBMA winner releases new album Good Thing Going Jan. 8



Bluegrass acts to compete for prestigious gig
Winning band to open for the Lonesome River Band




Jazz comes to ASU in 2008
Monterey Jazz Festival on tour live at Farthing Auditorium February 7






John Cowan Band at Hayes Center January 26
Newgrass Revival singer a progressive bluegrass pioneer

 



Winterfest adds blues concert
King Bees, Chick Willis, Big Ron Hunter at Hayes Center Jan. 25

 



MerleFest Announces 2008 Lineup
Levon Helm, Ralph Stanley, Bela Fleck among headliners




Tickets on sale for ASU Spring Performing Arts Series
Appalachian State University’s Office of Arts and Cultural Programs announces the spring lineup of its 2007-2008 Performing Arts Series.


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BRSC Announces 2008 Season
Musicals, comedies and Charles Dickens coming to Hayes Center



Belleville Outfit releases Wanderin’
Young stars of MerleFest 2007 ready to go nationwide in 2008

Surefire keeps traditional bluegrass a sure thing
Young local trio releases debut album The Old, Old House


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Traveling the globe for musical inspiration
Durham’s Bombadil at Canyons of the Blue Ridge Friday


Funk band Get Lost returns to Boone
Live show this Saturday at the Boone Saloon


The Jason “Lefty” Williams Band returns to Murphy’s
Georgia-based guitar phenom to release second CD this year


Red hot jazz blows in Blowing Rock Sunday
BRJS presents annual January Jam at Meadowbrook Inn


John Cowan Band at Hayes Center January 26
Newgrass Revival singer a progressive bluegrass pioneer


Rhonda Vincent & the Rage at Walker Center January 26

IBMA winner releases new album Good Thing Going Jan. 8


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Blowing Rock Hayes Performing Arts Center hosts competition


Winterfest adds blues concert
King Bees, Chick Willis, Big Ron Hunter at Hayes Center Jan. 25


POPAsheville Music Festival Looking For Bands
Multi-Venue Event Set for January 19 & 20, 2008

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