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Charleston Farmers Market open every Wednesday

Staff Report

June 12, 2019


Filed under News

The Charleston Farmers Market on the Square will be open on Wednesdays from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. Products available include crafts, produce, baked goods and more. Everything sold must meet the Coles County Health Department standards. Those who would like to become vendors for the market should...

Carnegie Public Library to celebrate LGBTQ pride

Logan Raschke, Editor-in-Chief

June 10, 2019


Filed under News

People can mingle over cupcakes while celebrating LGBTQ pride at the Charleston Carnegie Public Library's second Celebrate Pride social gathering next week. Library associate Daniel Briscoe said the gathering, which will take place on June 17 at 6 p.m. in Rotary Rooms A and B of the Carnegie Public...

FEATURE PHOTO: Janoma performs at SweetTea’z

FEATURE PHOTO: Janoma performs at SweetTea’z

Raine Zhu, Photographer

June 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Through the lens

Nora Gannaway, 13, puts the microphone back on its stand after singing a song at SweeTea'z Thursday evening. Gannaway is a singer from the local band Janoma, which is made up of young teens.  

Cyclists share stories, experiences from Tour de Charleston

Cyclists share stories, experiences from Tour de Charleston

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2019


Filed under News

More than 300 cyclists filled the Square in anticipation of the Tour de Charleston June 1, marking its third year. The Tour consisted of three different routes; these included a 12 ½-mile race, a 25-mile race and a 50-mile race. Cyclists of each route started at the same time, and a chip within...

FEATURE PHOTO: Folk songs at Muse Fest

FEATURE PHOTO: Folk songs at Muse Fest

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

June 2, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Through the lens

Robbie Fulks, a folk music artist, sings his song 'Tears Only Run One Way' during the 5th annual Muse Fest at the Charleston Square on June 1. Muse Fest opened up just as the first Tour de Charleston races were finishing up. Muse Fest included a Kid’s corner, complete with bounce houses, mini-golf...

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