Thursday, May 14, 2015
5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
100 Kentucky Avenue, Paducah, Ky.
VIP DINNER & SHOW – $100
5:30 pm – Lobby doors open for VIP Dinner & Show guests to preview and bid on silent auction items. 104 more words
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Beat Beethoven 5K Run
Noble Park, 2801 Park Ave., Paducah, Ky.
Can you Beat Beethoven? Everyone knows Beethoven as one of the most famous and influential composers of all time, but did you know he was also an avid runner? 214 more words
Last night, Renee and I attended our local Christmas concert with the Paducah Symphony Orchestra and the PSO chorus, led by conductor Rafaele Ponti. Before a sold-out audience at our center for the performing arts, the Carson Center, we heard the 12 Days of Christmas done to various musical styles throughout the centuries and Beethoven’s ever popular “Ode to Joy.” 380 more words
On February 17, 1972, the Volkswagen Beetle overtook the Ford Model-T as the most popular car ever made. On this day, the 15,007,034 car rolled off the assembly line in Germany, making the new record for most highly produced car in history. 295 more words
In 1963, cartoonist Don Martin (of MAD Magazine fame) published “National Gorilla Suit Day” in the collection Don Martin Bounces Back, in which Fester Bestertester mocks the (then fictitious) concept of a National Gorilla Suit Day, and suffers a series of incredible assaults from gorillas and abominable snowmen. 190 more words