The Herald-Dispatch Features / Entertainment RSS 2015-02-28T11:01:13-05:00 urn:uuid:7ca9a236-5c54-47d4-aa6b-eb94b95fd21f Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Brenda Lucas: Community news for Saturday, Feb. 28 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_brenda 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>BALLET: Charleston Ballet presents "Swan Lake" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, and 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Charleston Municipal Auditorium. Tickets are $20; $15 students. Contact 304-342-6541 or www.thecharlestonballet.com.</p> <p></p> A boy in the '40s: Discovering recordings The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_newmancol 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>I was fascinated by the first record I saw. I became almost ecstatic when I found that you could place a disc on a turntable and get sound from it.</p> <p></p> How to get a copy of your prior year tax information The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_taxtip 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Courtesy of the IRS</p> <p>There are many reasons you may need a copy of your tax return information from a prior year. You may need it when applying for a student loan, home mortgage or for a VISA. If you don't have your copy, the IRS can help. It's easy to get a free transcript from the IRS. Here are several ways for you to get what you need:</p> <p></p> Clinton Gregory resurrects career on the Bluegrass side of life, returns to Mountaineer Opry House in Milton By DEREK HALSEY http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_gregory 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>With numerous albums and 11 singles making it onto the Billboard Country Charts, he was on his way. He even played on the legendary Grand Ole Opry with his fiddling father, Willie Gregory.</p> <p></p> Ashland Youth Ballet prepping for events The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_dance 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>ASHLAND - The Ashland Youth Ballet is beginning the spring season with a full schedule, according to a news release.</p> <p></p> Bunbury Fest releases initial 2015 lineup The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_Bunbury_ 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>CINCINNATI - PromoWest Productions announced the 2015 lineup for Bunbury Music Festival, set to take place in downtown Cincinnati's Sawyer Point and Yeatman's Cove June 5-7. </p> <p></p> Developing stronger powers of concentration The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0228_0228_gethealthy 2015-02-28T00:01:01-05:00 <p>The TV game show "Concentration" ran almost without interruption from 1958 to 1991, until at last its fans became permanently distracted. Not a bad run, but you don't want your powers of concentration ever to get canceled!</p> <p></p> Snowshoe announces spring music schedule with Dropkick Murphys The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:7adbab37-0df3-4a30-8612-3e51fb9dfe76 2015-02-27T11:15:28-05:00 <p> <span style="COLOR: #000000">SNOWSHOE, W.Va. &#8211; Snowshoe Mountain Resort (www.snowshoemtn.com), has announced the full event line-up of its spring break music and college party celebration. Platinum selling Celtic Punk Rock band, Dropkick Murphys will be the headlining act, playing on an outdoor festival stage in the center of Snowshoe&#8217;s mountaintop village, on Sunday, March 7.</span></p> MU New Music Fest continues at noon today with MUsic Alive Series The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:23e5eb42-b280-48bc-ad04-7ce9bc08c3fd 2015-02-27T07:21:07-05:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - Marshall University&#8217;s School of Music and Theatre again brings new musical works to the Tri-State during the Sixth Annual Festival of New Music Feb. 27&#8211;March 1.</p> Balancing children and jobs during Snowpocalypse The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0227_0227_mommies 2015-02-27T00:01:01-05:00 <p>Robyn Rison and Jean Hardiman are both raising little ones - Robyn, two boys ages 5 and 3, and Jean, two girls ages 6 and 4 (with a grown stepdaughter as well). They decided to save some of their daily parenting conversations for posterity.</p> <p></p>