Monthly Archives: February 2018

‘Marvel Universe Live!’ a chance to cheer on your favorite superheroes

By Gable and Bret Pierce Times-News correspondents GREENSBORO  – “Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes” had Marvel fans on the edge of their seats during Saturday night’s show at the Greensboro Coliseum. Children of all ages (and a handful of adults) were cheering on their favorites. Superheroes included Black Panther, whose movie debuts Friday nationwide; [...]

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Simple & sweet: Valentine’s Day ideas should come from the heart

Times-News correspondents    Whether you have a significant other or not,   there are things you can do to celebrate   Valentine’s Day — and avoid breaking the bank. Teens & 20s writers share tips, as well as how   they celebrate the day: An idea for something to do with your single   friends on Valentine’s Day is [...]

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Hunter Education Course is March 10 & April 14

 Times-News    The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and the Burlington Recreation & Parks Department will hold a Hunter Education Course for those 12 years old and up from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 10 and April 14 at Thataways Youth Center, 1331 Overbrook Road, Burlington. The course is designed to promote the safe [...]

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Things To Do (week of Feb. 12, 2018)

Times-News • The Vagina Monologues: 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wednesday, Whitley Auditorium on the Elon University campus. • “Romeo and Juliet”: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Studio 1, Holly Hill Mall, Burlington. Tickets are $16 for adults or $13 for seniors and students and can be purchased at www.brownpapertickets.com. For [...]

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A marvelous job: Greenville gymnastics coach enjoys touring with Marvel Universe Live

By Charity Apple Times-News    Seth Carnes’ martial arts and gymnastics   experience has come in handy during his   performances with Feld Entertainment’s   ”Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes.” Carnes, a native of Greenville, N.C., is an   ensemble performer and portrays Loki, Dr.   Strange and Groot, to name a few. One of the most interesting costumes, [...]

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Fourth annual FFA Bluegrass Night is March 16

Times-News    The fourth annual Future Farmers of America (FFA) Bluegrass Night will be March 16 in the Southern Alamance High School auditorium, 631 Southern High School Rd., Graham. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and music will begin at 6:30 p.m. Sideline and Salt & Light will perform. Buddy Michaels will serve as emcee. Concessions [...]

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‘Full House’ star to headline Elon’s SUB event

Times-News    ELON — “Full House” star Dave Coulier will headline the Elon   University’s Student Union Board’s (SUB) spring comedy event   at 8 p.m. April 11 in the Alumni Gym. For the first time, tickets will be available to the public (while   supplies last) starting at 9 a.m. Feb. 26. Tickets are $15 at   www.elonsub.org/davecoulier [...]

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Things To Do (week of Feb. 5, 2018)

Times-News • Elon University Department of Performing Arts presents “Baby” (a musical): 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, McCrary Theatre on the Elon University campus. $13 or free with Elon University identification. For more details, call 336-278-5610. • Hope Church and Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church unite for “Night to Shine”: 6 p.m. [...]

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