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Today's Features

  • The Bridge Acoustic Café will welcome Mitch McVicker in concert at 7 p.m. Friday.

    McVicker was a guitarist in the Ragamuffin band, which performed with the late Rich Mullins. He also shared a Dove award with Mullins for writing the song “My Deliverer.” McVicker also was in the car wreck that killed Mullins, suffering many injuries resulting in a long recovery.

    Local musician Lyndsay Taylor will open the show. She recently released the CD “Who We Are While We Wait.”

  • The Hardin County Playhouse begins auditions for the musical “Gypsy” on Monday.

    “Gypsy” is a Stephen Sondheim musical following the life of famed striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee and her mother Rose, the picture of the ultimate stage mom.

    Noted songs “Everything’s Coming up Roses” and “Let Me Entertain You” are featured in the Broadway musical. The musical also was made into a film staring Rosalind Russell and Natalie Wood.

  • Wrestling a grizzly bear might seem like an unusually dangerous undertaking for most.

    Wrestling one with laser beams shooting out of its eyes and a chainsaw and flame thrower duct-taped to its paws is epic.

    For Central Hardin High School graduate Tony Aros it’s also the subject of the first in his latest art series, epic portraits. The portraits depict subjects performing “over-the-top feats of strength.”

  • By Nannette Johnston

    Hardin County Schools students use technology every day in their classrooms. In fact, a lot of those students carry those technological skills home and use them to do research, homework or to play educational games. HCS students are making groundbreaking strides with technology. Some of them displayed their work at the second annual Hardin County Schools Technology Fair last month.

  • Public preschools are perhaps the most well-known of the early education options in the area, but parents looking for an educational setting for their 3- and 4-year-olds can find private preschools and child care centers that can offer the ABCs to their children.

    Many churches offer preschool programs, such as First Christian Church in Elizabethtown. Wilma Curry, the director of preschool and after-school programs with the church, said their preschool curriculum focuses on developing the students spiritually, physically, socially and academically.

  • Rotarian D. Dee Shaw, Elizabethtown city attorney, was the speaker for the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting March 27. She gave a presentation on the history of alcohol sales in Elizabethtown and the current policy. Pictured are Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, left, and D. Dee Shaw.

  • The Radcliff Woman’s Club meeting March 12 was showered with blessings. The group made the meeting special by sponsoring a shwoer for SpringHaven Domestic Violence Program.

  • The area Rotary speech contest was held at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on March 20. Participants from left, Caleb Moore, home schooled, Syreeta Briggs, North Hardin High School, Quinn Towery, Scottsville High School in Allen County and Omar Banihani of Elizabethtown High School.