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Review: Stage lights distract from sold-out ‘Mountain Stage’
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Review: Stage lights distract from sold-out ‘Mountain Stage’

Sunday night, “Mountain Stage” brought Hayes Carll, Darrell Scott, and Parker Millsap to the Culture Center theater for a sold-out performance.

Review: Stage lights distract from sold-out ‘Mountain Stage’
Review: Stage lights distract from sold-out ‘Mountain Stage’

Sunday night, “Mountain Stage” brought Hayes Carll, Darrell Scott, and Parker Millsap to the Culture Center theater for a sold-out performance.

Photos: Appalachian Children’s Chorus artistic director honored
Photos: Appalachian Children’s Chorus artistic director honored

While Sunday’s Appalachian Children’s Chorus program was scheduled as “Music, Magic, Memories,” it also served as a surprise celebration honoring the group’s founding and artistic director, Selina Midkiff, for her 25 ...

Judges look for purr-fection in Charleston cat show
Judges look for purr-fection in Charleston cat show

Hotels across Charleston were filled with the sound of hair dryers Saturday morning as contestants got prepared for competition.

Flinn Elementary students soar at library Sculpture Show
Flinn Elementary students soar at library Sculpture Show

John Harper, itinerant art teacher at Flinn Elementary School, wants students to know that artistic minds have the ability to change the world.

Putnam County Library to offer summer reading program
Putnam County Library to offer summer reading program

Putnam County Library will offer a reading program this summer. Sign-ups begin June 1 and participants will read through July 31.

Review:  Gosling-Crowe chemistry livens uneven ‘Nice Guys’
Review: Gosling-Crowe chemistry livens uneven ‘Nice Guys’

Take two charismatic actors. Give them characters that are, on the surface, totally incompatible. Plunk them into your basic whodunit, a mismatched team fighting fill-in-the-blank bad guys. Stir in some shoot-em-up action, and poof: You have a buddy...

Review: ‘Neighbors 2’ is a funny but ill-conceived retread
Review: ‘Neighbors 2’ is a funny but ill-conceived retread

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Heaven help the next generation of American women if “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising” represents what Hollywood thinks of them.

Review: An app comes to life in ‘The Angry Birds Movie’
Review: An app comes to life in ‘The Angry Birds Movie’

It’s hard not to have a few biases going into “The Angry Birds Movie .” In the most cynical view of what gets made in Hollywood, an addictive app might just be at the bottom of the pile, languishing there in suspicious squalor...

Taylor Books hosts two Appalachian fiction writers for talk Saturday
Taylor Books hosts two Appalachian fiction writers for talk Saturday

Since Robert Gipe released his first published work, an illustrated novel titled “Trampoline,” he’s been getting a lot of questions.

Hayes Carll follows his heart to 'Mountain Stage'
Hayes Carll follows his heart to 'Mountain Stage'

Hayes Carll's new record, “Lovers and Leavers,” finds the singer/songwriter in a different place than his past couple of records.

An audience with ‘Queen of Clean’ comedian Chonda Pierce
An audience with ‘Queen of Clean’ comedian Chonda Pierce

Comedian Chonda Pierce is called “The Queen of Clean.”

Mountain Stage’s Jeff Shirley offers ‘Three Things’ in 5 questions
Mountain Stage’s Jeff Shirley offers ‘Three Things’ in 5 questions

On Thursday night, the Alban Arts Center, in St. Albans, kicks off a new lecture series called “Three Things.”

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Events

Award-winning local Siamese to compete at Civic Center cat show Saturday
India Heritage Fair showcases culture with food, dancing, crafts
Taylor Books hosts two Appalachian fiction writers for talk Saturday
Kanawha humane association to host Kegs for K9s for dog, beer lovers
Best Bet: ArtWalk to showcase Mountaineer Wood Turners

Books

Book Notes: May 22, 2016
WV Book Team: Memorial Day: Books of war and remembrance
Putnam County Library to offer summer reading program

Screen

Review: An app comes to life in ‘The Angry Birds Movie’
Review: ‘Neighbors 2’ is a funny but ill-conceived retread
Review: Gosling-Crowe chemistry livens uneven ‘Nice Guys’
Film Clips: May 19, 2016
‘August: Osage County’ to close out in Huntington

Music

Photos: Appalachian Children’s Chorus artistic director honored
Mountain Stage’s Jeff Shirley offers ‘Three Things’ in 5 questions
Hayes Carll follows his heart to 'Mountain Stage'

Reviews

Stage

An audience with ‘Queen of Clean’ comedian Chonda Pierce
Best Bet: Whoopi Goldberg at the Clay Center