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Lights, Art, Action! New Blissfield event Feb. 22

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14th January

By Chad Hutchinson

A new event will artistically light up downtown Blissfield with the first annual Lights, Art, Action! Festival. Downtown Blissfield will be aglow as self-lighted art displays light up Lane Street from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22.

Focul Point Productions owner, Raùl Martìnez, and Creating is Bliss owner, Derica Belair, are heading up the festival with support from the Blissfield DDA/Main Street and primary sponsor, Midwest Energy Cooperative. The first annual festival will feature more than 240 pieces of art sharing a movement theme. The six mediums of art work being featured include drawing, painting, canvas work, photography, sculpture and pottery.

To register for the event or for more information, visit www.BlissfieldMainStreet.com or e-mail info@foculpointproductions.com or contact Raùl Martìnez at 704-287-2472. The deadline for registration is Jan. 31.

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BD play postponed

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9th January

The Britton Deerfield High School play, “Fiddler on the Roof,” scheduled for Jan. 11 and Jan. 12 has been postponed to a later date due to the weather.


Blissfield Schools closed again Thursday; events cancelled

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8th January

Blissfield Community Schools will be closed again Thursday due to road conditions after Sunday and Monday’s storm and frigid conditions.

Steve Babbitt, Blissfield athletic director, reported that the JV and varsity women’s basketball game at Columbia Center and the wrestling home quad as well as the freshman basketball game at home set for Thursday have been cancelled.