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The countdown: MerleFest 2015 one week away

WILKESBORO, N.C. – Preparations are well underway for MerleFest 2015, presented by Window World, which officially begins next Thursday, April 23, at 2:30 p.m., and runs through Sunday, April 26, on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina.

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Theater

Contemporary comedy to begin 11-performance run

HICKORY — The boisterous comedy, “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” by Christopher Durang, winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play, opens in the Firemen’s Kitchen today at 8 p.m. for an 11-performance run. The basement cabaret is located at the Hickory Community Theatre, 30 Third St. NW in Downtown Hickory.

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Art

Burke student to hold photography exhibit

HICKORY — The Hickory Museum of Art will host a one-night only photography exhibition and dessert reception for Valdese photographer Hisham Qadri on Saturday at 7 p.m.

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Travel

Scientists: 3 wolves remain at Isle Royale National Park

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The gray wolves of Isle Royale National Park, which scientists have studied closely for more than half a century along with the moose on which they feed, are on the verge of disappearing as the most recent census showed that only three remain, scientists said Friday.

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Puzzles

Movie Times

Movie Times

Friday through Sunday, April 17-19

Marquee Cinemas

101 S. Green St.

Morganton, NC 28655

Movieline – 828-437-4640

PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2 (PG) 94 MINS.

Friday 4:40, 7, 9:20 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12, 2:20, 4:40, 7, 9:20 p.m.

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UNFRIENDED ( R) 82 MINS.

Friday 5, 7:30, 9:50 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12, 2:40, 5, 7:30, 9:50 p.m.

THE LONGEST RIDE (PG-13) 139 MINS.

Friday 3:50, 6:50, 9:45 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12:50, 3:50, 6:50, 9:45 p.m.

FURIOUS 7 (PG-13) 137 MINS.

Friday 3:30, 6:35, 9:40 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12:25, 3:50, 6:50, 9:45 p.m.

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HOME (PG) 96 MINS.

Friday 4:50, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12:10, 2:30, 4:50, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT (PG-13) 119 MINS.

Friday 3:40, 6:40, 9:25 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12:40, 3:40, 6:40, 9:25 p.m.

CINDERELLA (PG) 112 MINS.

Friday 3:20, 6:20, 9 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday 12:20, 3:20, 6:20, 9 p.m.

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