Forecastle music festival recap

Megan Osborne , Life Editor
July 22, 2015
Filed under GALLERIES, LIFE

Nestled on the riverfront of Louisville, Kentucky, Forecastle attracted a variety of music lovers with its diverse lineup, from pop singer-songwriter Sam Smith, to ILoveMakonnen of “Tuesday” fame to Louisville’s own modern rock band My Morning Jacket. “It’s good... Read more »

Kindred Communications gives back with Chairs Of Change

Shalee Rogney, Life! Editor
July 22, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Kindred Communications has been bringing live music to the Huntington area since 2006. This Thursday Kindred Communications is giving back to the community with Chairs of Change. Chairs of Change is a charity that benefits the Golden Girl Group Home. The Golden Girl Group... Read more »

It’s All Good in the Mountain State

It’s All Good in the Mountain State

Megan Osborne , Life! Editor
July 15, 2015
Filed under LIFE

All Good has returned to its rightful place in the hills of West Virginia after moving to a different venue in Ohio and taking a year hiatus. This jam-heavy festival has that down-home West Virginia feel with its (relatively) small crowd and cozy mountain venue in Summit... Read more »

Party On The Patio presents Larry Whitt and Blue Eyed Soul to Huntington

Party On The Patio presents Larry Whitt and Blue Eyed Soul to Huntington

Shalee Rogney , Life! Editor
July 15, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Party On The Patio is been a summer tradition in Huntington for many years. One Friday night a month Heritage Station fills with people, live music and great food. Friday July 17, 2015 starting at 7 p.m. Party On The Patio presents Larry Whitt and Blue Eyed Soul. Kevin... Read more »

Summer Fun Day at the Clay Center in Charleston

Summer Fun Day at the Clay Center in Charleston

Shalee Rogney, Life! Editor
July 8, 2015
Filed under LIFE

The Clay Center is having its annual Summer Fun Day that allows everyone free admission to the museum on Sunday July 12, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. The Clay Center Summer Fun Day is a celebration of the center’s birthday. The... Read more »

Firefly Festival Recap

Firefly Festival Recap

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor
July 8, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Firefly is a festival that’s all about the music and not about the experience. The demographic at Firefly was a little different than what I was used to at Wakarusa and Bonnaroo. In other words, I was the dirtiest hippie there and it was weird. While I have my... Read more »

The ten bests of Bonnaroo

The ten bests of Bonnaroo

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor
July 1, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Although I've come to terms with the fact that I enjoy the atmosphere at smaller festivals like Wakarusa, I will always have a soft spot for Bonnaroo, my very first festival. Roo is a special place indeed. The lineup creates a... Read more »

Bringing H.A.R.T to Huntington

Shalee Rogney , Life! Editor
June 24, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Huntington Area Regional Theater, H.A.R.T, was started by three individuals who were previously a part of a group called Huntington Outdoor Theater or HOT. After twenty years HOT split up, but Thomas and Mary Smirl and Clint McElroy wanted to keep the tradition alive. ... Read more »

Wood that tells a story

Wood that tells a story

Britanie Morgan, News Editor
June 24, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Greg Cartwright of Grafton, West Virginia was the only artisan at the West Virginia Day celebration in Charleston this weekend.  He became a Tamarack artisan in March, which qualified him to sell in the gift shop in the Cultural... Read more »

WAKA WAKA: A Recap

WAKA WAKA: A Recap

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor
June 24, 2015
Filed under LIFE

Deep in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, Wakarusa brings an experience unlike any other festival. The lineup is full of funky, eclectic hodge-podge collectives, backwoodsy modern folk, and plenty of EDM. But what makes the festival is the unique crowd of humans that gather to make it happen,... Read more »

West Virginia State Legislature passes Craft Beer bill

Shalee Rogney, Life! Editor
June 17, 2015
Filed under LIFE

West Virginia is home to eleven breweries that are expecting to expand after Earl RayGovernor Tomblin passed Senate Bill 273. Senate Bill 273 will allow for local breweries to sell growlers, or specialty bottles at more locations throughout the state. As stated by the... Read more »

Rails and Ales sold out for Craft Beer Week

Shalee Rogney, Life! Editor
June 17, 2015
Filed under LIFE

This summer Huntington is bringing a new ‘hop’ to the typical summer festival. Tickets for the third annual Rails and Ales craft beer show is sold out for a second consecutive summer. The Rails and Ales festival will start August 15 and will be at Harris Riverfront Park. This... Read more »