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Under the bubble: Rec pool cover provides year-round opportunities

Thanks to the winter dome, or bubble, the pool at the Rec Center can be used during the winter months.
To the unfamiliar, at first glance it looks like a small blimp has landed next to the Wilson Recreation Center on Sunset Avenue. It’s actually the Recreation Center’s pool under its winter dome …

26th annual prayer breakfast Jan. 20

Evangelist Candy Taylor, background, of the New Christian Food Pantry, delivers a prayer for the community while attendees bow their heads during Monday’s 25th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Ecumenical Prayer Breakfast.
Now in its 26th year, the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Ecumenical Prayer Breakfast will take place on Monday, Jan. 20, beginning at 7:30 a.m. The event is held at the Darden Alumni Family …
Chip Futrell performs as a cast member of "Country Music USA" at Opryland USA theme park in Nashville, Tennessee, during the summer of 1991. Futrell was recently inducted into America’s Clogging Hall of Fame for his significant contributions to the art of clogging.

Clogger named to hall of fame: ‘I’ve been clogging all my life’

Chip Futrell knows how to keep the beat. In October, Futrell was inducted into America’s Clogging Hall of Fame for his significant contributions to the art of clogging. He has clogged …
Meet Jeeves and many more British characters in P.G. Wodehouse's novels.

Enjoy humor of P.G. Wodehouse

Should you ever wish to have complete strangers look at you as if you are just a bit loony, dear readers, fear not — I have the perfect recipe for this. Simply be possessed of a British sense of …
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Heard Around Town

Be sure to catch Crazy Random Happenstance Band at 217 Brew Works on Jan. 25.

Live Music for January 2020

FRIDAY, JAN. 3 JB Boxer Duo 7 p.m. 217 Brew Works 217 South St. JB Boxer Duo plays classics originals. FRIDAY, JAN. 3 Rob Alford 8:30 p.m. Pup’s Steakhouse 2801-3D …

Filling out the Calendar
Monthly Planner for January 2020

THURSDAY, JAN. 9 Opening reception 5 p.m. Edna Boykin Cultural Center 108 Nash St. Elisabeth Healey and Julia Newton are the featured artists in the exhibit “Bits and Pieces” in …