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Grocer provides snacks for Garner's 'Idol' event

Posted March 9, 2011 11:36 a.m. EST

— Lowe's Foods, employer of "American Idol" hopeful Scotty McCreery, will provide 750 cupcakes Wednesday for Idol fans who gather to cheer on the Garner singer.

The Town of Garner will host Idol watching parties Wednesday at Garner Historic Auditorium, 742 W. Garner Road, and Thursday at Anfesa’s, 201 New Fidelity Court, for residents to cheer Scotty as he tries to move beyond the Top 13 in the show. Both events begin at 7 p.m.