Local Entertainment

Theatre Sewanee presents ‘All’s Well That Ends Well’

Posted on February 19, 2015 at 8:54 am

Theatre Sewanee will present William Shakespeare’s comedy All’s Well That Ends Well at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday thru Sat-urday, Feb. 25-28, with a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday, March 1, in the Tennessee Williams Center on the University of the South campus. Admission is free, but reservations are suggest-ed; please email mcook@sewanee.edu. “There’s place and means for every man alive,” says the character Parolles in his moment of greatest loss. He means

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  • Tickets available for Father Daughter Date Night

    Posted on February 19, 2015 at 8:50 am

    Father Daughter Date Night, sponsored by United Way of Franklin County, is just around the corner. The event, being held this year from 4:30-9 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Winchester Cumberland Presbyterian Church is sure to be a blast. Dads out there who’d like to do something special for their daughters definitely don’t want to miss out on this event. Luckily, tickets for the Father Daughter Date Night are

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  • Oldham Theater: A legacy of movie history, architecture, civil rights and technology

    Posted on January 30, 2015 at 5:00 am

      STAFF WRITER philip j. lorenz III   Art Deco architecture that dominated many of the prominent buildings in Winchester, including the courthouse during the 1930s was followed in 1950 by the Moderne Art style with the construction of the Oldham Theater on the northern side of the square in the spot once occupied by the H. B. Franklin Grocery. The Oldham Theater originally opened as a replacement for the

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National Entertainment

Events

Tullahoma fireworks show still in limbo

Posted on February 13, 2015 at 5:00 am

STAFF WRITER wayne thomas   Tullahoma Kiwanis Club member Mike Rutherford maintains it will take about $18,000 in donations for the club to sponsor a July 4 fireworks show for the City of Tullahoma. Rutherford spoke to club members and others recently at Lakewood Golf and Country Club who are interested in reviving the fireworks and airshow canceled in 2014. “It takes about $18,000 without a band and airshow,” Rutherford

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  • Three ways to be of service this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Posted on January 16, 2015 at 5:00 am

    While Martin Luther King Jr. Day, to be celebrated Monday, was once primarily a day to reflect on the life and work of one of America’s most prominent civil rights activists. In the past decade, it has also become a day of service to the community for many people nationwide. Here are three ways families can get involved: • Spruce up schools: With most public schools closed, the day presents

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  • MLK memorial address Sunday

    Posted on January 16, 2015 at 5:00 am

    The nation will pause to celebrate the Martin Luther King holiday as its citizens continue to live in a country dealing with lower unemployment, improved gas prices, near ending of the Iraq war and constant threats of terrorist attacks around the world. However, the words of Martin Luther King will echo throughout the country as it continues to “dream” of better days ahead. In honor of the drum major for

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