View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Get Out top stories


Singer brings Patsy Cline's 'Crazy' life to the stage

Known as one of the major female vocalist of all time, the spirit of country music singer Patsy Cline will step into the spotlight next weekend at Holly Theater in Dahlonega.

November 13, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Rhythmic music pours out of Latin Grammy nominees

Friends from Granada, Spain, will share their poetry and flamenco-style guitar playing with the University of North Georgia students next week.

November 13, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Stewart’s ‘Rosewater’ captures a real-life war of wills in an Iranian prison

Maziar Bahari was a reporter in the right place at the right time. An Iranian ex-pat turned Western journalist, he toted a video camera and moved with smiling, cautious ease through his native land - catching up with his mom, careful not to expose himself or his sources as Iran's 2009 elections turned into the abortive "Green Revolution."

November 13, 2014 | By Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Get Out top stories


Alpine Holidays art exhibit open in Helen

Helen plans to celebrate the holidays soon than expected.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


'Interstellar' is ambitious for a science-fiction film

Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" is the most ambitious science-fiction film, maybe ever and certainly since "2001: A Space Odyssey."

November 06, 2014 | By Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service | Get Out top stories


Lanier Under the Lights 5K mixes holiday lights with racing

While many 5-kilometer race participants may have become accustomed to running on the paved streets and sidewalks, Lake Lanier Islands Resort offers a unique twist: racing at night with Christmas-themed lights guiding the path.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Youthful voices bring harmony and melody to first concert

Inside a choral room at First Presbyterian Church on South Enota Drive, children clad in school uniforms and regular clothes, old and young alike, all gather around a piano. Their director, a woman in her early 20s, leads them through the highs and lows of several swelling hymns and upbeat songs most people know from childhood.

November 06, 2014 | Chelsey Abercrombie | Get Out top stories


Indian mound documentary to be shown in Helen

Hearing an old Indian tale that happens to be true is the focus of the Helen Arts & Heritage annual membership meeting Tuesday.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


UNG senior thesis project makes audiences see 'Red'

Two well-known Gainesville Theatre Alliance actors will tackle the Tony Award-winning musical "Red" by using a smaller more intimate theater to share the story of an artist's ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


History center, archaeology guild hosts artifact ID day

Discovering an ancient-looking arrowhead in your yard or finding a fossilized bone during a hike in the woods may excite most folks. But what if you could prove it is a Native American artifact?

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


HemlockFest brings an array of world music to the mountains

An eclectic mix of rock, blues, folk, bluegrass and world music will echo throughout Starbridge Retreat in Lumpkin County as the 10th annual HemlockFest gets underway.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Movies in the park to finish season with 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'

With temperatures continuing to drop, Braselton plans to ends its final movie in the park series with an family friendly action-adventure comedy.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Holiday concert season begins in Dawsonville

The Dawson Community Chorale plans to kick off the holiday season this week with its annual winter concert.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Matuto quintet brings unique sounds of Brazil to Dahlonega

In Brazil, Matuto is slang for country boy or bumpkin. But a New York City-based group of urbanized virtuosos has changed that.

November 06, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


John King’s concert to benefit Habitat for Humanity

Fresh off his debut at the Grand Ole Opry, country singer John King returns home for a Nov. 2 concert at Piedmont College called "Homegrown."

October 30, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


« First  « Prev  2 3 4 5 6  Next »  Last »

Page 4 of 131

Articles by Section - Get Out top stories


Artist’s work inspires stillness

Since Sam Raynor was young, she knew she wanted to make people smile with her artwork.

December 18, 2014 | BY AMANDA HEAD ahead@gainesvilletimes.com | Get Out top stories


Celebrate an extreme Christmas

Christmas is a week away, but some are already handing out gifts.

December 18, 2014 | Tyler Bennett | Get Out top stories


Gazing over Japanese ceramics at Piedmont College

A world-traveling exhibit of Japanese studio ceramics is making a two-month stop at the Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art in Demorest.

December 18, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Holiday classic dances, sparkles

More than 122 years ago, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was commissioned by the director of Russia's Imperial Theatre to compose the score for "The Nutcracker," using a libretto adapted from E. T. A. Hoffman's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.

December 18, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Knightly musicians trumpet birth of Christ with concert

The Knights Chamber Orchestra from New York and the University of Georgia Hodgson Singers along with four professional soloists will combine their talents for a rare complete performance of Handel's Messiah.

December 18, 2014 | | Get Out top stories


Scrooge ‘bah humbugs’ Christmas

The timeless classic feature a mean "humbug" of a man, three ghosts and a special boy named Tiny Tim will take its place on stage once again this holiday season.

December 18, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


‘Gifts of Magi’ and ‘Christmas Memory’ tell touching stories

Theatrical Outfit in Atlanta continues its "Season of Compassion" with the uplifting musical "The Gifts of the Magi" and storytelling event "A Christmas Memory," which explores the compassion needed and realized when people really love each other and can triumphantly navigate adversity.

December 18, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


‘Jerusalem’ explores history, religion

The giant-screen film "Jerusalem" at Fernbank Museum of Natural History's IMAX® Theatre, in conjunction with the Winter Wonderland exhibition, has turned the museum into a holiday attraction.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Children’s theater transports audience to underwater world

Based on Disney's animated movie, a children's theater group will bring "The Little Mermaid Jr." to life this weekend at Brenau University's Hosch Theater.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Santa Claus hunting down letter-stealing thief in play

Ominous Crook and his sidekick, Skellmutt, are two dastardly bad-guys who are out to stop Christmas by stealing Santa Claus' mail.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Center transforms for live radio broadcast of 'It's a Wonderful Life'

The holidays wouldn't be the holidays without seeing the Christmas classic, "It's a Wonderful Life" at least once.

December 11, 2014 | Tyler Bennett | Get Out top stories


Gainesville man attempts tire-flipping record

While holding three world records in strength and endurance may be enough for some folks, it isn't for one Hall County Sheriff's Office employee.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Annual John Berry Christmas show set for Dec. 18

As the Christmas spirit is about giving, country artist John Berry is primed to do just that in his upcoming annual Christmas show. But his giving will be two-fold.

December 11, 2014 | By Amanda Head ahead@gainesvilletimes.com | Get Out top stories


Cornelia filled with holiday spirit

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon the city of Cornelia, which plans to celebrate in style.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Pottery pieces fresh out of kiln

To celebrate its 30 years in operation, the Crocker Pottery in Lula will unveil more than 200 pieces of folk potter Saturday, Dec. 13.

December 11, 2014 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


1 2 3  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 3


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...