Music and Arts

Country music legend Merle Haggard has been booked to appear at the Nelsonville Music Festival in May.

On Friday, Stuart's Opera House made its first round of lineup announcements for the festival, including Haggard.

Others to appear at the festival are art-rock guitar virtuoso St. Vincent and rising Americana act Trampled By Turtles.

Famous printer Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. will sell and sign posters off wall
Musicians and regulars share thoughts on recent fire, longtime music venue

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Richard Syracuse taught and performed in Athens for nearly 50 years
First dates, new friends at legendary bar
Shows are scheduled for Nov. 18 and 20

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Activities include music, movies, comedy, food and more
Billy Gardell wil perform an evening of standup comedy on Nov. 8
This is the fourth time the Athens service provider has been selected
Comics artist Sandy Plunkett talks about past work, upcoming projects
"Found and Lost" will be on display through Nov. 30
"The Lodger," "Sabotage" and "The 39 Steps" will be performed Nov. 7-9 at the Fairfield County Library
"Faces of Afghanistan" will be on display through Nov. 20