With the pluck of a banjo and strum of a mandolin, audience members will be transported into an old-timey country church in the Temple Theatre’s newest musical production, opening Thursday.
Matilda is a 15-pound spayed two-year-old declawed female.
The force of "Gravity" was strong at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday — but it was unflinching drama "12 Years a Slave" that took the top prize.
"The Lego Movie" built a huge lead on top of the weekend's new releases at the box office.
For several years I have been inspired by Alice Osborn, best known as a poet but also applauded as a teacher and an editor throughout North Carolina. Alice and I first connected at the Southern Women’s Show in Raleigh in 2003.
LEE COUNTY — Monday: Chili beans with rice and corn muffin or hot dog and grain bun, cole slaw, blackeye peas, mixed fruit, blueberry cup.
SAN-LEE SUNRISE ROTARY
President Andy Manhardt opened the Feb. 10 meeting of the San-Lee Sunrise Rotary with the Quote of the Day: “That old law about ‘an eye for an eye’ leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.
“Oh how I love thy law, it is my meditation day and night.” Psalm 119:97
The myths about marriage are omnipresent in our culture. The mythical scene goes like this: You are trudging along in life — lonely, but coping.
Charlotte Jayne Connelly, born Feb. 3, daughter of Tabitha Sanchez and Thomas Connelly of Spring Lake. Grandparents are Gloria and Richard Blanton of Bensalem, Pa., and Lesley and Bill Connelly of Cameron. (CCH)
Marriage licenses issued recently by the Lee County Register of Deeds office.
LEE COUNTY SENIOR HIGH CLASS OF 2004
The Lee County Senior High Class of 2004 will have its 10-year class reunion on Oct. 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center.
ANDERSON CREEK CHRISTIAN CENTER
2014 Levite Awards Celebration honoring people in our community for their dedication and service on Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. Black Tie Affair. Special musical guest will be Preashea Hilliard; also featuring Devoted Praise Mime Ministry and Rashawn Moore. This event is free. For additional information, please call (910) 497-4350 or visit the website andersoncreekc.org. Address: 1680 Will Lucas Road, Linden.
About Last Night
Grade: C –
Director: Steve Pink
Starring: Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall, Joy Bryant and Christopher McDonald
Grade: B –
Director: José Padilha
Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, Abbie Cornish, Jackie Earle Haley, Jay Baruchel and Samuel L. Jackson
The bloodhound drew the loudest cheers. The Portie came with presidential connections. And the Irish water spaniel tried to earn another win for Seattle in the Super Bowl — of dogs, that is.A little wire fox terrier called Sky stood in their way.
The Central Carolina Jaycees are going strong — and their peers have recognized them for it.
There has been quite a bit of talk lately about the stevia plant. The reason why there has been discussion is due to at least one company coming to North Carolina to produce and process the plant. First things first, for those of you who do not know, let me give you a little bit of background on stevia.
Crape myrtles are a very common landscape tree in Lee County. And there is good reason, too. The tree has a wonderfully long bloom time and beautiful bark – a plus for the winter garden. Around this time of the year, I start to see one of the worst horticultural practices being committed on these trees. Those of us in the horticultural world refer to it as crape murder.
Boomer, Senior, Family Caregiver and Veteran events for the Week of Feb. 12-18, 2014
I am not a chef. I am a lady who finds cooking cathartic and eating even more so. I enjoy inventing new recipes and am often delighted with the results. Well, not this week, y’all.
Matilda is a 15-pound, two-year-old declawed female. She is current on her vaccinations, microchipped, and on flea/tick prevention.
After years of economic turmoil, it seem as if things may be getting a little better — though the good news could be hiding some ominous signs.
LEE COUNTY — Monday: Corndog nuggets or toasted cheese sandwich, corn, veggies, green beans, mixed fruit, fresh fruit.
Sanford Lion Avron Upchurch was awarded an International President’s Certificate of Appreciation at the Lions District 31-F Mid-Winter Convention held in Aberdeen.