Features: Entertainment

Apr. 11, 2013 @ 05:26 PM

CATA sophomore records first single in Nashville

The 16 year-old sophomore at Central Academy of Technology and Arts recently traveled to Nashville, Tenn. to record her first single. There are two more singles in the works that should be completed by the end of the year.


Mar. 16, 2013 @ 07:21 PM

'Drifting' ... season slides into action in Concord

Drifting:  '... a driving technique where the driver intentionally oversteers, causing loss of traction in the rear wheels, while maintaining control from entry to exit of a corner.'  •  (Wikipedia)


Mar. 02, 2013 @ 03:44 PM

What's Happening

‘What’s Happening’ is The Enquirer-Journal’s weekly events calendar. If it’s happening within driving distance, you can find out about it here! Got an event you’d like listed? Email it to news@theej.com


Mar. 02, 2013 @ 03:39 PM

Who is the best Elvis impersonator?

Put on your blue suede shoes and tune up your singing voice, there is about to be a whole lot of Elvis at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Fans will have a chance to pay homage to The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll at the Food Lion AutoFair, April 4-7, by participating in an official preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest sanctioned by Elvis Presley Enterprises.


Feb. 20, 2013 @ 06:11 PM

Open auditions set at Wadesboro theater

“The Trip to Bountiful” will play for six performances in May, with a cast that includes seven speaking roles plus extras.


Feb. 20, 2013 @ 06:03 PM

Third annual Carolinas Got Art! calls for entries

Carolina’s Got Art! (CGA!), North and South Carolina’s jurored art exhibition and sale sponsored by Belk, is encouraging artists to enter its third annual competition. CGA! is open to both professional and amateur artists and accepts all mediums including paintings, photography, sculptures, woven pieces and ceramics.