• Children let their hair down for 'Rapunzel' audition

    Told to announce their names and ages in angry voices, some 215 children from 29 schools and four counties complied at various decibel levels Monday night during auditions for “Rapunzel” at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • Cecilia author publishes a new book

    Cecilia author Sarah Eggleston has released a new book called “God’s Grace.”

    It is a story of a girl who hasn’t discovered love in her life.

  • By the Bushel releases a new CD

    Local musical group By the Bushel has a new CD ready and is hosting a release show at 9 p.m. Friday at Wild Earth Gallery and Pub, 110 N. Main St., Elizabethtown.

  • Shooter Jennings to play the State Theater

    Shooter Jennings will bring part of country music history with him for a performance at the Historic State Theater.

    Jennings will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 with Waymore’s Outlaws, his father, Waylon’s, band.

  • Missoula Children's Theatre to hold auditions at The PAC

    Children are encouraged to let down their hair when auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “Rapunzel” take place Monday at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • Annoying now, auto-play could revise our lives

    In the past couple of months, I’ve become increasingly annoyed at an online trend.

    It’s not a major issue, but like a mosquito buzzing around your ear, it has become a nuisance. It’s the fact that when I go to some websites or click on a link to retrieve information, video somewhere on the page starts to play automatically.

  • Author Tess Gerritsen to appear at Barr Memorial Library

    Tess Gerritsen will discuss and sign her book “Die Again” at noon Thursday at Fort Knox’s Barr Memorial Library.

    The international bestselling author of the “Rizzoli & Isles” series will give soldiers in uniform a complimentary copy of one of her thrillers. Quantities are limited.

  • 'Selma' marches history into theaters

    In the civil rights movement, one name stands out: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    “Selma” illustrates one particular moment when the nation’s eyes were fixed on a town in Alabama during that choatic period of American history.

    The story behind the march from Selma to Montgomery and its place in history is well documented in the film.

  • It's 2015, where are the hover boards?

    In 1989, a couple of time travelers named Doc Brown and Marty McFly got everyone excited about the future, specifically the year 2015.

    Sadly, many of the items “Back to the Future Part II” promised would be part of our future have yet to happen. No. 1 on the list is the infamous hover board.

  • Facing 2014 leftovers

    As surely as the holidays arrive with anticipation, stress, exuberance, anxiety, comfort and joy, a partridge in a pear tree and a song of auld lang syne, they are seemingly gone in the blink of an eye.

    Then the days following the first of the year arrive with something else: leftovers.

    That term covers a broad spectrum of things, not just food.