Category Archives: Prom

Budget breakdown: Cost of prom vs. wedding

By Logan A. White Times-News correspondent  Prom is one of the biggest events in a high schooler’s life — and one of the most expensive events, too. Add up the cost of buying a new dress, getting your hair and nails done, and renting a limo, and it might sound like you’re preparing to get [...]

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Prom season is here

By Hannah Kiker Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    Full of dresses, tuxedos, and corsages: prom season is here. All across Alamance County, schools and co-ops are gearing up for the annual event. Western Alamance High School’s prom was Saturday night at Vailtree Event Center, 1567 Bakatsias Lane, Graham. ACCHE (Alamance County Christian Home Educators) is planning [...]

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Special Populations’ Spring Prom set for April 28

Times-News     Burlington Recreation & Parks Department’s Special Populations Spring Prom, “Puttin’ On the Ritz,” will be from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. April 28, 2015, at the Fairchild Community Center, 827 S. Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington. The Burlington Junior Woman’s Club will provide concessions and Alamance Arts will provide decorations. The event is recommended for those [...]

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Camouflage: Style sure to fit anyone

Commentary by Christian Hornaday Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com Dave Herron, left, puts a necklace on his 17-year-old daughter, Mariah Herron, who is wearing a prom dress he made from winter white camouflage, at their home in Marshfield, Wis. / The Associated Press    The style of teens today seems to have no basic margin. People just [...]

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Going to the prom? Create your own unique look

By Jennafer Fowler Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com  Trying to figure out what to wear to prom or how to accessorize? Don’t worry — whether you’re going for a soft, pretty look, or a bright, party look, there’s tons of ways to make your prom look all your own. If you are going for a brighter, exciting [...]

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