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As Wake church rebuilds from fire, Easter message unchanged

St. Luke The Evangelist Catholic ChurchIt's customary for St. Luke The Evangelist Catholic Church, just north of Raleigh, to have simultaneous Easter services at 10:30 a.m. One is usually in the sanctuary, and the other is in the fellowship hall. But a fire destroyed the sanctuary earlier this year, forcing Father Rob Staley to move one of the services to the grotto.

Nearly 96,000 lbs of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners recalled

Oscar Mayer WienermobileA nationwide recall was issued for Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners Sunday because the products may contain "Classic Cheese Dogs" in the packages, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced.

High Point husband, 31, died in Raleigh half-marathon

Rock 'n' Roll MarathonHigh Point resident Jason Schlosser was one of two runners who died running the half-marathon Sunday during Raleigh's inaugural Rock 'n' Roll Marathon, sources confirmed Friday.

Bragg same-sex couples part of effort to overturn gay marriage ban

Gay military couple, same-sex coupleTwo families from Fort Bragg have moved front and center in a legal battle to throw out North Carolina's ban on same-sex marriage.

Architectural style makes comeback in Boylan Heights

Boylan HeightsAn old fashion is making a comeback in Raleigh's Boylan Heights. There, new homes designed in an old style are going up along Western Boulevard.

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Events

Barton College Friends of Visual Arts/Lecture (Art Seminar Series)

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 4pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Barton Art Galleries in Case Art Building

From Murphy to Manteo - An Artist's Scenic Journey.  Artist-in-Residence: J. Chris Wilson.

4 p.m.-5 p.m. Lecture; 5 p.m. Reception.  For additional information, contact the Barton Art Galleries at 252-399-6477 or email artgalleries@barton.edu

Barton College Choir Spring Concert

Date: 4/24/2014
Time: 7pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Barton College - Lauren Kennedy and Alan Campbell Theatre

For additional information, contact Mark Peterson, director of music, at 252-399-6535 or email: mpeterson@barton.edu.

Barton College/Wilson Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert

Date: 4/27/2014
Time: 3pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: Barton College - Lauren Kennedy and Alan Campbell Theatre

Featuring: Thomas Pandolfi, Piano Soloist.  For additional information, contact Laura Ashley Lamm, Office of the President, at 252-399-6309 or email: lalamm@barton.edu.  (Tickets at Door)

Downtown Wilson Farmers Market

Date: 4/30/2014
Time: 8am-1pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: 207 W. Green Street grass lot

The popular Downtown Wilson Farmers Market returns Wednesday, April 30, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., at 207 W. Green St., which is behind the City of Wilson's Customer Service Center on Nash Street. The market includes vendors selling locally grown or produced fruits and vegetables, plants, foods and other items. There is also a farmers market at the Wilson County Fairgrounds on Saturday mornings, 7:30 a.m.-noon, from April 30 through at least August.

Downtown Alive -- Spare Change

Date: 4/30/2014
Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Calendar: Community Calendar
Location: 210 South Tarboro St.

Historic Downtown Wilson's Downtown Alive series is featuring Spare Change, a band out of LaGrange that has been performing for 10 years and is a crowd favorite. Each show this year will be starting at 5:30 p.m. so bring your chairs, blankets, sunscreen, and dance moves out to the grassy lot on 201 Tarboro St. With that said, please leave coolers and pets at home.

You can find parking available in the BB&T lot as well as the Center Brick lot. The official rain location will be the Wilsonian special events center (115 Barnes St.) however, in case of inclement weather, change of location will be posted on the Historic Downtown Wilson's Facebook page by 10 a.m. the day of the concert.

Local events courtesy of City of Wilson.