Then there comes Peter Cottontail hopping down the bunny trail with cellophane-covered baskets filled with jelly beans, candy bunnies and other edible and non-edible treats.
RACING: Dirt flies as racers from age 5 to 50 on 50cc to 450cc bikes zoom around the West Virginia Pumpkin Park track at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, as the second Milton MotoX event kicks off. Practice begins at 6 p.m. Friday, April 18, and 5 p.m. Saturday. Racers compete for $20 in trophy classes and $30 for money classes. Admission is $10; free to ages 5 and younger. Call Ronnie Farmer, promoter, 304-523-2161.
Q: My 18 year old son and a slightly younger friend recently found some mice and decided to dispose of them. They drowned one and set the other one on fire. When I confronted my son for torturing animals, his response was "They're just mice." Is this typical boy behavior or should I be concerned?
CHARLESTON -- The West Virginia Division of Culture and History has unveiled a new exhibition in the Balcony Gallery of the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex, Charleston.
When Bullwinkle the Moose tells his buddy Rocket J. Squirrel, "Hey, watch me pull a rabbit out of my hat!" a rabbit is never what appears. That kind of switcheroo isn't so comic, however, when certain snack and cereal bars claim on their front label that they contain (ta da!) Real Fruit. If you look at the ingredients list (in very small type hidden on the back) to see what you're really getting, like Bullwinkle, it might not be what you were hoping for.
Necco of Huntington, a multi-state provider serving abused and/or neglected children and their families, continues its community outreach efforts this month with a heightened awareness of child abuse prevention and an emphasis on advocacy for those who are victimized.
HUNTINGTON -- Heritage Farm comes back to life May 3 with its annual Spring Festival, and it's giving a shout out for some volunteers.
HUNTINGTON, — The Marshall Artists Series is closing out its 2013-2014 season with a rock ‘n’ roll roar.
Free and open to the public, the HBS meeting starts with live music promptly at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 at The V Club, 741 6th Ave., Huntington.
HUNTINGTON — You can stop by Honeybaked Ham until 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 15 to help the restaurant in its latest charity effort benefiting the Cabell-Huntington Coalition for the Homeless.