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North Paulding High School Fine Arts Department will present “Once Upon a Mattress” April 18 and 19 at 7 p.m., and April 20 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the school at 300 North Paulding Drive in Dallas.

Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 general admission.

Information: (770) 443-9400.

‘Sound of Music’

The Hiram High School Chorus and Drama departments will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music” in the school’s performing arts center April 18 to 21.

Performances are set for April 18, 19 and 20 at 7 p.m.; and April 21 at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students, and are only available at the door.

Information: (770) 443-1182 or email

‘Annie’ in Dallas

The Main Street Players present the musical “Annie” at the Dallas Theater and Civic Center April 19 through 20 at 7 p.m. and April 21at 3 p.m. Tickets are $12 regular tickets, $9 discount tickets which include seniors 62 and older; child; students; military with ID, and groups of 10.


Cancer benefit

“Cousins for a Cure” Cancer Fundraiser will be held April 20 at Raccoon Creek Music Park, 332 Music Park Path, Dallas.

Admission is a $10 donation, with all proceeds going to The American Cancer Society. Tickets can be purchased at the gate.

Information: visit

Benefit concert

New Canaan Baptist Church will host a benefit concert for cancer victim Janet Rackley Crow April 20 at 7 p.m. at the church at 3147 Atlanta Hwy. in Dallas.

The music of 12 different Southern gospel groups will be featured at the event, which will feature the likeness of each group or performer as their music is played.

Crow, a West Virginia resident, is the daughter of the Rev. Don Rackley and Elaine Rackley of Dallas. Admission is free, but a “love offering” will be taken for Crow.

Information: Don Rackley, (770) 445-7484.

5K benefits schools

Paulding Education Foundation is hosting the Paulding Pep Rally 5K Run and Fun Run April 20 at 8 a.m. at the Hiram trailhead of the Silver Comet Trail.

The run is presented by United HealthCare and United Health Foundation. Five-K Pep Rally runner signup and sponsorship applications are available at

Information: (770) 443-8003, ext. 10142, or email

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