Tuesday Jul 1
Lenoir puts spotlight on musical heritage
TOPIC Bob Kogut, left, performs alongside Pop Ferguson, right, at this year's sixth annual Pop Ferguson Blues Festival in downtown Lenoir square June 14. NEWS-TOPIC Small groups of musicians like this one gather to pick and sing for fun during the ninth year of the Historic Happy Valley Old-time Fiddlers Convention along NC 268 in 2013.
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Lenoir gets the blues
The weather almost seemed too good for a celebration of blues music and its relatives.
Sixth blues festival 'branches' out
This year, the annual Pop Ferguson blues Heritage Festival is shaking things up a bit, adding variety and expanding its scope of music.