• Seasons set for local theater

    The season is set for local theater in Hardin County.

    The Hardin County Play­house in the Historic State Theater complex and Hardin County School’s Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School have announced new seasons packed with entertainment options to participate in and enjoy.

  • Office decorations provide special meaning

    Our department here at work has a professional decorator.

    OK. Maybe she’s not technically a professional.

    OK. Maybe she’s not technically a decorator.

    So she’s the elementary school daughter of an employee and she cuts out paper decorations for the newsroom. I like to think of her as the newsroom decorator.

  • Avengers reassemble in 'Age of Ultron'

    The Earth’s mightiest heroes have assembled once again in “Avengers: Age of Ultron.”

    The film jumps head first into action from the opening scenes while the middle of the film gives audiences a bigger glimpse into the minds and back stories of the famous characters from previous Marvel films.

  • Lincoln comes to Barr Library

    Abraham Lincoln impersonator Jim Sayre will present “I, Too, Am a Kentuckian” at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Barr Memorial Library on Fort Knox.

    Sayre will be addressing the crowd and answering questions as the 16th president. He’s a retired transportation manager from Lawrenceburg and said his role as an impersonator grew out of his post-Army decision to stop shaving.

  • '70s rock concert to offer audience special 'Experience'

    The audience will get “More Than a Feeling” they are taking a journey back in time when The Classic Rock Experience arrives at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at The Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown.

  • Nature on display in Disney's 'Monkey Kingdom'

    Most of us don’t get the opportunity to witness some of the fascinating parts of nature. Thanks to Disneynature, we get a glimpse into the lives of many of the Earth’s creatures.

    Last year, it was “Bears” and we got a peek into the culture and habits of grizzlies.

  • Parenting is not always a graceful flight

    The trials and tribulations of parenting — some days I’m the pigeon soaring gracefully while others days, I’m merely the statue. I fall short of expectations only to realize I’m the one who set them.

  • 'Tales from the Toy Box' set for tonight at ECTC

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s Toy Box Theatre will present “Tales from the Toy Box” at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Science Auditorium on campus.

  • Book signing is today at Barr Library

    Author Julie Kagawa will discuss and sign her latest book, “Talon,” at 6 p.m. Thursday at Barr Memorial Library at Fort Knox.

    She also is the author of the “Iron Fey” series and the “Blood of Eden” series. “Blood of Eden” is in development as a film.

  • Start some memories by auditioning for ‘Cats’

    Youth Theatre of Hardin County will take on the Tony Award-winning Andrew Lloyd Webber musical “Cats” in July.

    But first, a cast is needed.

    Auditions are from 5 to 9 tonight and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School. They are open to Hardin County residents in grades six through 12.