• Poor Man's Grave: A band of bankers that rock

    What do three bankers and a guy named Banks do in their spare time? Form a band, of course.

    Chris Buchanan, Charles DeRoche, Matt Neel and Pat Banks make up the local band Poor Man’s Grave.

    While their photos resemble those of many folk bands, they started out that way, but morphed into something louder and more electric, according to Buchanan, lead vocalist and acoustic guitar player.

  • A week of theater can have lasting effects for area children

    Missoula Children’s Theatre is coming back to town to present “Hansel and Gretel.” Children from Hardin County make up the cast for this adventure into a fairy tale.

    Public performances are at 7 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • Comedy Caravan pulls into State Theater

    Laughter is on the schedule at the Historic State Theater this weekend.

    The State hosts a Comedy Caravan beginning at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

    Showtime veterans Bob Batch and Mike Nilsson will perform. Street Russell will emcee the event.

    Batch and Nilsson have 25 years of experience in comedy and their news release touts clean material.

  • MCT seeks students to audition for ‘Hansel and Gretel’

    The Missoula Children’s Theatre, a touring theater group, is back in town and auditioning students for “Hansel and Gretel.”

    Auditions are at 4 p.m. Monday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School at 384 W.A. Jenkins Road in Elizabethtown.

  • HCP holds auditions for 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

    The Hardin County Playhouse is holding auditions for a stage version of Harper Lee’s classic book “To Kill a Mockingbird.”

    Auditions are at 6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at Plum Alley Theater. Rehearsals for the production begin Aug. 30 and the performance runs Oct. 10-12 and 16-19.

  • 'Jesus Christ Superstar' is what's a-happening

    The hit musical “Jesus Christ Superstar” takes the stage at Hardin County Playhouse this weekend.

    Actors in the production sat down to explain what the buzz is all about.

    Bo Cecil directs the local presentation of this musical, written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. He also plays Judas, the member of the inner circle who betrays Christ.

  • 'Rockin’ to the Legends' takes stage Friday at PAC

    A concert tonight at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School aims to have its audience “Rockin’ to the Legends.”

    “Rockin’ to the Legends” is the latest offering from Glen Rice, Family and Friends. It is part of the 2014 Musical Concert Series.

  • ‘Mama Nem’ on stage this weekend

    “Mama Nem,” a gospel play written by local authors, takes the stage Saturday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center.

    The play’s author, Greg Campbell of Radcliff, said “Mama Nem” is a story that’s relateable for everyone.

  • Sorting through the junk

    Throughout the day, I’ll receive any number of news releases emailed to my work account.

  • Thriller author holds book signing, discussion on post

    Thriller author Anderson Harp will hold a book discussion and signing 6 p.m. today at Barr Memorial Library in Fort Knox.

    Harp, a retired Marine colonel, will discuss and sign his book, “Retribution.”