• Holiday movie schedule packed with promise

    The holiday movie season is filled with Hobbits, Mockingjays, animated heroes, Biblical epics and more.

    Marvel and Disney will present their first feature-length animated collaboration with “Big Hero 6.” The inflatable robot Baymax teams with a young boy and a group of friends to combat mysterious danger in this comedy adventure.

  • Bear or no bear

    A fall trip to the mountains is always a good idea this time of year and last week mom and I headed to the mountains on a visit to Gatlinburg.

    The mountains are a beautiful picture of God's creation.

    There was plenty of eating, shopping in the arts and crafts community and sitting outside to hear the stream roll by.

  • Buffalo artist captures gold in regional exhibition

    LaRue County resident Carol Reesor is a gold medal winner in the 2014 Eastern Regional Juried Exhibition conducted by Oil Painters of America.

    The exhibition was held Sept. 12 at the Eisele Gallery of Fine Art in Cincinnati.

    Reesor, a Buffalo resident, won in the associate and signature artist division. She was awarded the gold medal and a $4,000 cash prize.

  • Alexander's family is having a very bad day

    “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” may own the award for the longest movie title of the year but will it win over audiences?

  • Lunchbox memories prove valuable

    The other day my lunch consisted of what I refer to “lunchpail surprise.”

    Typically I will put together my lunch the evening before a work day. Usually it is leftovers that have been wrapped and frozen for a ready-to-eat meal. Sometimes it’s a sandwich I throw together.

  • Griendling's 'Light Sculptures' on display in Louisville

    Rich Griendling’s new artwork “Light Sculptures” is on display at Galerie Hertz in Louisville.

    “I’ve been creating functional ‘light sculpture’ designs in my head for a few years now,” Griendling said.

  • The movies that scare us most

    October is typically scary movie season. “Annabelle,” a movie featuring a very creepy doll, is scaring people in theaters today. But this time of year, people often think about the movies that scare them the most.

    From the early days of Lon Chaney and Boris Karloff films to the movies of today, Hollywood has provided many scary moments in film.

  • Classic monster movies to play this weekend

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    The Historic State Theater ushers in the Halloween season this weekend with three Universal Studios Horror Films.

  • Zombies are on the loose in Cecilia

    With the lasting popularity of television shows such as “The Walking Dead” and movies like “World War Z,” zombies have retained their popularity in modern culture. They even outlasted the vampire craze from a few years ago.

    A local farm is bringing the popularity of the undead to its fall market activities with zombie paintball.

  • 'The Boxtrolls' has great animation in a strange film

    “The Boxtrolls” opened in theaters Friday to somewhat good reviews. While the skill to make a stop-motion animation film at this magnitude is great, the movie isn’t worth all the fuss.