Arts ’Round the Square is not far in the future. It’s Sept. 28 this year, the same weekend as Eye Full of Paris and the school systems’ celebration of 100 years of the Paris Special School District and 50 years of Henry County High School.
The winning team at the trivia night competition at the Henry County Fair included (from left) Daniel Copeland, Mike Brown, Timmy Williams, Jonathan Lodge (wearing the Brainiac Crown), Arthur Lodge and Randall Perry. The competition took place Aug. 5.
Saturday’s first-ever Tennessee River Jam should sell out and be at its 4,000-person capacity, according to Travis McLeese, the executive director of the Paris-Henry County Chamber of Commerce, which is sponsoring the music-filled event.
Confederate Railroad, which is part of the main show in the Tennessee River Jam on Saturday, began gaining traction in the early 1990s, breaking into the country and southern rock music scenes.
A singer-guitarist who reached country fame with the group Trick Pony, an up-and-comer from North Dakota, and an Alabama boy who’s a throwback to the outlaw country music days of the 1970s should make for a spicy Saturday as part of the Tennessee River Jam at The Breakers Marina.
Paris native Lydia Shoemaker grew up singing, and sang with the Henry County High School Madrigals as a teenager. Now, Shoemaker is a senior music major at Union University in Jackson, although she still carries with her a deep love for her hometown.
A band from Mayfield that specializes in classic rock, country and blues will be the featured performers on Friday night at Blues Landing as part of the Tennessee River Jam.
The Kentucky Headhunters were formed in their first incarnation in 1968, when brothers Fred and Richard Young began playing music with their cousins Greg Martin and Anthony Kenney. Mark Orr would later join them as well.
Luke Stauffer of Abbott’s Print Shop helps Brad Wirgau (hidden behind the signs) get the merchandising area ready under the picnic pavilion at Paris Landing State Park Wednesday morning. Also in that area will be food vendors.
Johnny Mac has played more than 2,000 shows in the past 10 years in the tri-state area, but he says his favorite place to play is still none other than Henry County.
The Wilson Brothers Band, along with two popular local musicians, will get things going in the Paris Landing area Friday night, with a big 7 p.m. show at The Breakers Marina.
The Paris-Henry County Arts Council begins a new fiscal year on July 1. It’s also the time when we actively seek new members for the board of directors.
Starting tonight, you can join the tribe of the Age of Aquarius and celebrate the ’60s counterculture in all its barefoot, long-haired, bell-bottomed, beaded and fringed glory at the Roxy Regional Theater at the corner of Franklin and First in downtown Clarksville.
Paris native Sammy Goldstein returns home at 7 p.m. Saturday for a concert at the Krider Performing Arts Center. Called “Celebrating Hollywood, Broadway and Beyond,” the concert is being presented by The Paris-Henry County Arts Council & McWorth Management Company.
The Paris-Henry County Chamber Music Society will present its Community Band in a spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Krider Performing Arts Center.
The Paris-Henry County Arts Council is welcoming Paris native Sammy Goldstein for his show “Sammy Goldstein: Celebrating Hollywood, Broadway and Beyond” in concert at 7 p.m. June 8 at Krider Performing Arts Center, sponsored by McDonald’s and McWorth Management.
Caleb Hawley of Paris has finished the University of Tennessee at Martin’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. A three-year program, it includes more than 900 hours of clinical experience producing nurses for more than 45 years. Thirty-two students completed the program this year and wil…
Bethel University’s Renaissance Theatre will bring the watery magic of Broadway’s “The Little Mermaid” to the Dixie Performing Arts Center in Huntingdon for two weekends in April.
Hear Italian composer Ottorino Respighi’s depiction of his city in two of his most famous works Saturday night as the Paducah Symphony performs at the Carson Center in Paducah.
The Paris-Henry County Arts Council is very pleased to announce that Paris native and singer-pianist cabaret performer Sammy Goldstein is returning to the Krider Performing Arts Center for a concert at 7 p.m. June 8.
Representing the best of a time-honored tradition that began more than 25 centuries ago, The Golden Dragons Acrobats will be performing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Carson Center in Paducah.
The Gaudete Brass Quintet will be in concert at 7:30 p.m. March 18 in Blankenship Recital Hall in the Fine Arts Building at the University of Tennessee at Martin, another show in the Allison Nelson Guest Artist Series. General admission is $10; student tickets are $5 and admission will be fr…
Country music star John Conlee will be performing at 7 p.m. March 8 at the Krider Performing Arts Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. with general admission tickets, including fees, set at $37.22. A member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1981, Conlee has had such classics as his signature song, “Rose C…
The Cumberland Jazz Project performs at Clarksville’s Dunbar Cave. The group will present a night of big band music at 7 p.m. March 1, featuring instrumentalists and vocalists at the Krider Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors age 65 and older, and $5 for childr…
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