Franklin County arts council events announced

FRANKLIN COUNTY — The Franklin County Arts Council hosts the following: Calling all writers The Writers Guild is calling for submissions for the 2014 issue of County Lines Literary Journal, which will be published in December. Writers may submit poetry, short fiction, essays and...

Film festival floated

Events to highlight town’s new cultural center discussed Tuesday. by David Leone, Associate Editor WAKE FOREST — Town leaders have some grand ideas for the opening of their new cultural arts center, not the least of which is to host a film festival. “I really like the idea,”...

Students featured in Art After Hours

by Carrie C. Causey WAKE FOREST — Work from artists of all ages will be on display at this Friday’s Art After Hours. This week at Wake Forest Art and Frame, children from the Wake Forest Homeschool Families Group will have their artwork on display from 6 to 9 p.m. The youth, ages...
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A tall ship’s tale

by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Last month, during a Neck of the Woods performance series presentation at Wake Forest Coffee Company, author Stephan Platzer showed up with a slide projector. Then, in place of reading from his 2008 book Bringing E Home: Transatlantic Voyage of...
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June Art After Hours

by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Town officials, Public Arts Commission members and art enthusiasts attended the ribbon cutting and dedication of the Leaf Shade Bench (at left) at Jones Plaza in downtown Wake Forest June 14 during Art After Hours. Artist Robert Tulley designed the...