Entertainment » Local

Shriners to hold festival

Posted on August 21, 2014 at 10:27 am

Each year, the 40-member KENA Patriot’s Shrine Club aims to donate more than $12,000 to the 22 Shriners Hospitals across the country. And in a few short weeks, they’re hoping to get a huge boost to that mission. The club will host its first annual “Draw Down” get-together at Christopher Run Campground on Saturday, September 13. All guests will be able to enjoy good food, great music and even better,

Read Full Story

Local » Older Stories

  • AARP trip

    Posted on July 18, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    Louisa AARP is planning a cruise to the Panama Canal Feb. 16 through Feb. 27, 2015. The 12 day, 11 night cruise will leave Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and will visit Aruba, Cartagena, Columbia, Panama Canal, Panama, Colon, Panama, Limon, Costa Rica, Ochos Rios, Jamaica and then back to Ft. Lauderdale. The cost of the trip includes round trip airfare from Washington Dulles, cruise, port charges, government fees, taxes and transfers

    Read Full Story
  • Mineral Bluegrass Festival returns to Walton Park

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 9:00 am

    The bluegrass is headed back to Mineral The 31st annual Mineral Bluegrass Festival will be held at Walton Park in Mineral from Thursday, July 17 to Saturday, July 19. Fifteen performers are scheduled to take the stage during the three-day event that organizers estimate will draw 2,500 spectators. “People love bluegrass, regardless of who is playing,” said George Shifflett, of Shifflett Family Entertainment, who is organizing the event. “They come

    Read Full Story
  • Independence Day fireworks shows in Louisa

    Posted on July 4, 2014 at 9:00 am

    What is Independence Day without a few fireworks to celebrate the occasion? Louisa residents have two options this year to enjoy a fireworks show. On Friday, Small Country Campground, located at 4400 Byrd Mill Road, will kick off the evening with sparklers for the kids at 8:30 p.m., followed by a fireworks display over Lake Ruth Ann beginning at about 9 p.m.  The cost is $10 per carload. During the

    Read Full Story
  • Louisa Fair open

    Posted on July 2, 2014 at 3:06 pm


    The 72nd annual Louisa Fireman’s Fair and Parade held by the Louisa Volunteer Fire Department began Wednesday, July 2 at the fairgrounds. Gates open to the public each evening at 6 p.m., with rides starting at 7 p.m. Armbands are available each evening for purchase for rides. On Thursday, July 3 , the parade will begin at 7 p.m. along West Main Street to Ellisville Drive and on to Main

    Read Full Story
  • Goal! Upcoming soccer camp

    Posted on June 6, 2014 at 9:00 am

    The Louisa Area Soccer Association  (LASA) and the inclusive Louisa Football Club (LFC) have been parts of the community for a good while now. But this year, LFC is looking to play an even more integral role in the development of young soccer players by hosting their first ever Training Camp Skills Program this summer at Jouett Elementary School. The four day program, which will run from July 1 to

    Read Full Story
  • Farm Fun Day at Pleasant View

    Posted on June 3, 2014 at 9:00 am

    The Louisa Arts Center has scheduled several family-friendly movies for June and July at 7 p.m. Included in the lineup are Ghostbusters on June 3, Monsters University on June 10, Mary Poppins on June 17, Up on July 1, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on July 8, Despicable Me 2 on July 15, E.T. on July 22 and Frozen on July 29. LAC’s Concerts in the Park have also been scheduled 

    Read Full Story

Headlines of the Day