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Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:53am
Today’s Art Talk has performing arts news for you. Check out the details about the Russ-Town Band concert on Saturday, and upcoming free vocal lessons with the Piney Hills Harmony. From Amanda Quimby with the Dixie Center for the Arts: It’s that time once again to hear this Peach Festival favorite. On Saturday at 2 p.m., Lawrence Gibbs and the Russ-Town Band will fill the Dixie Center for the Arts with beautiful Americana and Patriotic melodies. Everyone is invited to gather for this lively 52-piece community band and enjoy selections like the Star Wars medley, Solid Men to the Front, On...

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John Lee, of Ruston, has recently been inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame. He is one of 12 individuals chosen for the honor. He has been a teacher in Claiborne, Webster and Lincoln. “4-H has always...
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