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MUSIC TODAY: Five best festivals coming to the Southeast

Calvin Shomaker | @cshomaker12, Copy Editor

March 30, 2017

Filed under Lifestyle, Lifestyleartsentertainment, Lifestyles, music

Get ready to juke, jive and boogie in the hot sun, because summertime is on its way. For most college students, summer means vacation, freedom, concerts, road trips and much-needed stress relief. So, as spring arrives and summer approaches, he...

Movie review: ‘Lion’

Savanna Shackleford | Contributing Writer

February 24, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

We have all experienced that panic you feel when you turn around in the grocery store and your mother or father is not standing there anymore. You run around the store frantically trying to find them, accidentally calling eve...

Comedian Paula Poundstone visits Wilmington

Maddie Driggers | Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

The first step to coming together as a nation in these divisive times is to find common ground among us said stand-up comedian Paula Poundstone.Poundstone, a best selling author and frequent panelist on the NPR program “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me,...

Review: Blue Footed Boobies headline Reggie’s Two-Piece Festival

Calvin Shomaker | Copy Editor | @cshomaker12

February 9, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

Wilmington-based band Blue Footed Boobies capped off the Two-Piece Fest at Reggie’s 42nd Street Tavern on Jan. 27, 2017 with a deafening resonance. Blue Footed Boobies did not walk on stage until after midnight, but the crowde...

Esmé Patterson comes to Wilmington’s Throne Theater

Conner Keesling | Assistant Lifestyles Editor

February 6, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

This Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, Esmé Patterson, former vocalist of indie folk band Paper Bird, will perform in downtown Wilmington at The Throne Theater. Patterson will be performing before country-rock band Lucero, a band that attrac...

Keith Maitland’s documentary “Tower” showcased at the 22nd Cucalorus Film Festival

Conner Keesling | Lifestyles Assistant Editor

February 3, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

This past November at the 22nd Cucalorus Film Festival one of the films I had the pleasure of seeing was Keith Maitland’s documentary “Tower.” The film is about the first American mass shooting that occurred at the University of T...

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