Tag Archive: entertainment

Aug 13 2015

Jim Reeves: Liberty Hall to Remember the Late

Friday, August 21 at 7 p.m., Liberty Hall will show “Kimberley Jim,” starring the late, great Jim Reeves. Released in 1963, “Kimberly Jim” is the story of a ramblin’, gamblin’, guitar-strummin’ man from Dixie, trying to strike it rich in the Kimberley Diamond region of South Africa. Accompanying him is his mischievous side-kick; a man …

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Jul 31 2015

Trump and the High Priests of the Press

By Roger Simon Having decided that Donald Trump is unworthy of his popularity, the grandees of journalism are hard-pressed to explain why he is so popular. “It came slightly ahead of schedule,” The Wall Street Journal gleefully wrote last week, “but Donald Trump’s inevitable self-immolation arrived on the weekend when he assailed John McCain’s war …

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Jul 11 2015

Urban Pastoral Exhibit Opens Sat.

Gallery Main Street will open its new “Urban Pastoral” exhibit Saturday, July 11 with a reception at the Gallery, 110 W. Erwin St., from 5:30 to 8 p.m. More than a dozen pieces will hang in the exhibit, which will remain in the Gallery through Sept. 5. “This exhibit will include a new, interactive feature …

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Jul 09 2015

Liberty Hall: Patriotic Movies Honor America

Liberty Hall continues its showcase of patriotic films in July with the upcoming feature film “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” playing this Thursday, July 9 at 7 p.m. “We’re celebrating America’s independence all month long with patriotic films that the whole family can enjoy,” said Liberty Hall Manager Anne Payne. “These films were selected because …

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Jun 29 2015

Accepting Entries

The City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall is accepting entries for the battle of the bands event, “Rock, Paper, Scissors,” to be held at 8 p.m. on Aug. 1. East Texas bands interested in performing can submit three songs to Liberty Hall for consideration. These recordings may feature any genre of music, but one song must …

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Oct 08 2013

Guitar great:Guitarist Monte Montgomery returns to Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall is pleased to announce the return of blues guitarist, Monte Montgomery on October 18 at 8 p.m. Montgomery is well known around East Texas and was named one of the “Top 50 All-Time Greatest Guitar Players” by Guitar Player Magazine in 2004; he’s been called everything from “guitar-god” to the “answer to the …

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Oct 03 2013

Improvement talk

District 3 residents started arriving early at Broughton Community Center for the latest town hall meeting. Extra chairs had to be brought in for the bigger-than-expected crowd. These residents aired their concerns as District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams, and Mayor Jay Dean paid close attention and gave responses as needed. Jesse Bradley is not new …

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May 29 2013

Hot dog, it’s the Fourth of July: Fireworks show adds concert, festival, hot dog eating contest

Longview’s annual 4th of July Fireworks and Freedom Celebration is expanding this year to include a concert and festival with activities for the whole family throughout the day. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 4, 2013, at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex. Activities throughout the day include amusement rides, a hot dog …

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