Off Duty

  • Author of ‘No Mans War’ to visit Knox Nov. 6


    Barr Memorial Library

    Barr Library’s Authors at Your Library series tears a page

    from the life of Army families with the appearance of Angela Ricketts Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. Ricketts will discuss and sign her memoir “No Man’s War: Irreverent Confessions of an Infantry Wife.”

  • Derby Dinner Playhouse production ‘The Games Afoot’ runs through Nov. 16

    Derby Dinner Playhouse

    Derby Dinner Playhouse will present the comedy/thriller “The Game’s Afoot” through Nov. 16. For ticket information, call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.

  • Actors Theatre hosts art exhibit through Dec. 23

    Actors Theatre of Louisville

    Actors Theatre of Louisville’s Gallery presents the Kentucky Watercolor Society Aqueous USA 2014—the 37th annual exhibition of nationally known watermedia artists from around the country. The exhibition will feature 68 paintings selected by nationally recognized juror, Frederick Graff. The exhibition opens Nov. 7 and is on display through Dec. 23.

  • KYSP celebrate 90th anniversary with GeoTour treasure hunt

    Kentucky Department of Parks

    The famous Kentucky explorer Daniel Boone was asked if he had ever gotten lost in the wilderness.

    Boone reportedly replied, “I can’t say I was ever lost, but I was once bewildered for about three days.”

    The Kentucky State Parks invite guests to summon their inner Daniel Boone and take part in the Kentucky State Parks GeoTour at all 49 state parks.

  • ECTC sponsors trick-or-treat Friday


    On Friday, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will open its doors from 3-5 p.m. for trick or treaters up to age 12. The little ghosts and goblins should start in the Occupational Technical Building, room 303, and from there they can visit the not-so-scary offices and departments on campus that are giving away Halloween treats. Trick or treat is free and open to the public for children 12 and under. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

    This event is sponsored by the ECTC staff council.


    Starts Friday, Oct. 31


    (502) 942-4284

    Studio Appreciation Advance Screening—free admission (PG-13) 7 p.m. Saturday.

    “The Identical” (PG) 2 p.m. Sunday.

    Closed Monday-Thursday.




    (270) 769-1505

    “Annabelle” (R) 2 and 7 p.m.

    “Gone Girl” (R) 9 p.m.


    Starts Friday, Oct. 24
    (502) 942-4284
    “The November Man” (R) 7 p.m. Tomorrow.
    “The Maze Runner” (PG-13) 7 p.m. Saturday.
    “The Giver” (PG) 2 p.m. Sunday.
    Closed Monday-Thursday.  
    (270) 769-1505
    “Annabelle” (R) 2, 4:30, 7 and 9:30 p.m.
    “Gone Girl” (R) 2, 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    “Left Behind” (PG-13) 1:30, 4 and 6:30 p.m.

  • Spin the bottle turns into night of horror in ‘Seven Bells Inn’ performance

    Actors Theatre of Louisville
    Actors Theatre’s Artistic Director Les Waters and Managing Director Jennifer Bielstein announce the Apprentice/Intern Company’s production of “Seven Bells Inn,” the second in a series of three devised pieces.

  • Exercise, proper nutrition provides needed energy

    News and Experts
    Anxiety, hypertension, elevated heart rates, interrupted sleep patterns and headaches are just some of the side effects commonly associated with energy drinks, and those problems are more pronounced in children, according to a recent University of Miami study.
    But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. These drinks have also been linked to heart palpitations, strokes and sudden death.

  • Photo contest recognizes artistic eye

    U.S. Army Installation Management Command
    The Army announced that entry submissions for the Army Digital Photography Contest will be accepted through Nov. 30. This annual contest allows online entries from contestants in two divisions: active duty personnel and other Army Morale, Welfare and Recreation patrons.