| Mar 1, 2012
| 6:55 AM
HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — A pre-dawn twister flattened entire blocks of homes in a small Illinois town Wednesday as violent storms ravaged the Midwest and South, killing at least 12 people in three states.
Winds also ripped through the country...
| Mar 11, 2012
100 Years Ago
Miss Annie Pickett left Saturday for Staunton, Virginia, where she will spend several months.
Mr. Edwin HB. Cromwell spent last week in West Virginia and Western Maryland.
Mr. Charles Hobbs was in Mt. Airy last week.
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:48 AM
The Richland Performing Arts Center stage will be full of Broadway veterans when “The Unexpected Boys” is performed March 24 at 7:30 p.m.
The performance, which serves as a fundraiser for the Richland Theater Boosters, is a musical tribute...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Here's a quick look at entertainment options this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions:
+ Cyndi Lauper will be the musical guest at Universal's Mardi Gras celebration on Saturday. Parade time is 9 p.m., show time 9:30 p.m. It's included in...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Disney World has announced the lineup for its Flower Power concert series and the HGTV personalities that will be on hand for its annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, which begins March 7.
The concerts again will be at the theme park's...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:05 AM
1) Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts
One of the busiest venues in the state, the Jorgensen Center has presented every conceivable performer since 1955. Running the musical chairs from Jerry Lee Lewis, Chubby Checker and Preservation Hall Jazz Band...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:07 AM
Disney World has released details about its upcoming Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, which will feature topiaries and other attractions based on "Phineas & Ferb," "Monsters University," "Cars 2," "Oz: The Great and Powerful" and more. The...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 4:45 AM
The Twist was THE dance in 1960.
And it resurfaced again last Thursday in Deland.
Adults, kids and sock hoppers -- 3,000 of them -- came together in DeLand not only to twist 'til they turned the house down but to break the Guinness Book of World...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 7:24 AM
The year 1962 did not seem to portend great things in the world of pop music.
The brightest lights of '50s music -- including Little Richard, Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley -- were either inactive, in jail, or not making the kind ofrock 'n' roll that made...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 9:41 PM
The show previewed next week's movie theme with a big dance number set to "Tara's Theme" from "Gone With the Wind." Mary J. Blige performed two songs. But the high point was a jubilant 50th anniversary salute to the Twist, which featured Chubby Checker......
| Oct 5, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Tomlin has a lot of fans in Central Florida, and she brought a lot of verve to her role as a granny with big secrets. So it's no surprise that "NCIS" was the most-watched program Tuesday, pulling in 310,100 viewers in this market....