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Local cast presents ‘Once On This Island’

Rehearsing a scene from "Once On An Island" are Jah'Mez Moore, from left, as Tonton Julian; Khye Mason, as young Ti Moune; and Emma Beneck as Mama Euralie.
ACT! for Youth’s first production of the season takes on the one-act musical “Once On This Island” at the Edna Boykin Cultural Center beginning Oct. 12 Described as a cross between “Romeo …
A gallery show featuring Sally Sutton's art opens Oct. 11 at Hammond Gallery.

Exhibiting artist is ‘Inspired by Nature’

Regional artist Sally Sutton will be featured in Hammond Gallery in the Boykin Center this fall. Her show, “Inspired by Nature,” will be displayed from Oct. 11 to Nov. 10, with an opening …

ProMusic Conservatory Celebrates 20 Years

ProMusic Conservatory will kick off a celebration of its 20th anniversary on Friday, Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. with a concert presented by Ed Stephenson and the Paco Band of Raleigh. The band is a Spanish …

Emilee Hunter's family and friends prepare for a balloon release at last year's #DoItForEm walk/ runs.

Runs and Walks October 2018

Saturday, Oct. 6 Selma Railroad Run/ Walk 5K 8:30 a.m. 110 E. Waddell St., Selma The Boys and Girls Clubs of Johnston County will direct the event. Proceeds benefit clubs in Johnston …

Celebrate with Ascension Lutheran at Octoberfest.

Church presents Oktoberfest Oct. 13

Ascension Lutheran Church’s Oktoberfest Celebration is Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be many activities for the kids, including a bounce house and slide, face painting, pumpkin …

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Heard Around Town

Hear Lightning Wells this month at Brewmasters.

Live Music October 2018

Thursday, Oct.4 ‘Downtown’ concert 7:30 p.m. First United Methodist Church 100 Green St. The Barton College/ Wilson Symphony orchestra opens its season with a free …

Filling out the Calendar

Have fun at this year's Black Creek Heritage Day.

Monthly Planner October 2018

friday, oct. 5 Complimentary Wine Testing 5 to 7 p.m. Grapenuts Wine 3711-B Peppermill Drive Enjoy a complimentary wine tasting and a kick-off to a Veterans Day food drive. Friday, …