• Capt. Mike Guardia signs books at Barr Library

    Capt. Mike Guardia will be discussing and signing his book “Hal Moore: A Soldier Once...and Aways” at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Barr Library on post at Fort Knox.

    He is appearing as a part of the Authors at Your Library program.

    The book features retired Lt. Gen. Hal Moore famously portrayed by Mel Gibson in “We Were Soldiers.”

  • Bestselling novelist, comic book writer hosts book signing in Fort Knox

    A New York Times best-selling author who also is a noted comic book author will host a discussion and book signing in Fort Knox.

    Gregg Hurwitz will be at Barr Memorial Library at 62 W. Spearhead Division Ave., Building 400, from noon until 2 p.m. Tuesday.

  • Italy on display in new Morrison Gallery exhibit

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is hosting an art exhibit through Sept. 11 in the Morrison Art Gallery.

    Located in Room 102 of the James S. Owen Building, the gallery will house exhibits from students who participated in the Kentucky Institute for International Studies Program from Western Kentucky University.

  • 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.

  • Trading focus for a new perspective

    My puppy bit me last week.

    Nothing major. Zorro probably didn’t even realize he had bitten me.

    But he drew a little blood and I found I was infinitely more aware of the wound than he was.

  • 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.

  • Friendship is best gift for surprise party

    So I lied quite a bit last week.

    Yeah, I’ll admit it. Lies were flying out of my mouth in random chunks like bits of hot dog during a competitive eating contest.

    But the lies were those of the little white variety.

    And really, it was for a good reason. Really.