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Louise Keeton as Snow White with a super-heroic twist.

Snow White, Super Dwarves to save world at Ashland Theater

Posted on March 26, 2015 at 10:51 am

By DANIEL SHERRIER H-P Editor   When the forces of evil threaten the United States, only Snow White and her friends can save the day in a new children’s musical set to debut in the Ashland Theater April 11. “Snow White and the Super Dwarves” is the latest production from the local Whistle Stop Theatre Company and the group’s first to be performed in the Ashland Theater along Route 54.

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  • Diversions, week of March 26, 2015

    Posted on March 25, 2015 at 9:56 am

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” will be shown at the Ashland Theater Saturday, March 28, at 3 p.m. This movie will be run by kids! That’s right – Ashland youth will be running concessions, projection and taking tickets, too! The Ashland Theater Committee believes this is giving opportunities to our youth.

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  • Ruritans hold annual Easter Egg Hunt

    Posted on March 25, 2015 at 9:40 am

    The Clay Springs Ruritan Club will sponsor its annual community-wide Easter Egg Hunt at Slash Christian Church, 11353 Mount Hermon Road, in Ashland, Saturday, April 4, at 10 a.m. (weather permitting). Children 1 to 12 years of age are welcome to come and join in the fun. Prizes will be awarded.

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  • A Taste of Hanover prepares to highlight the best eateries

    Posted on March 18, 2015 at 2:17 pm

    Hanover Arc and Hanover Community Support Services (HCSS) are excited to invite the community to join them in celebrating the 11th annual “A Taste of Hanover.” The festive food and libation tasting event will take place Wednesday, April 29, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World located at 11550 Lakeridge Parkway, Ashland. Over the past 10 years, the two non-profits have raised over $175,000 for Hanover

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  • Instrument donation drive underway

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    Hanover County Public Schools is celebrating “Music in Our Schools Month” by holding an instrument donation drive.  During the month of March, anyone interested in donating band or orchestra instruments in good working condition or in need of minor repair is encouraged to drop them off at any HCPS school during normal business hours. All donations that are accepted are tax-deductible. These donations will allow students to have access to

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  • Senior Law Day seminar set March 18

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 11:41 am

    The Hanover Bar Association is holding a free seminar, “Senior Law Day,” Wednesday, March 18 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at The Church of the Redeemer, 8275 Meadowbridge Road, Mechanicsville. Key issues for seniors related to estate and disability planning, healthcare concerns, long term care, and crime/fraud prevention will be presented by a panel of legal, medical and law enforcement professionals. Commonwealth’s Attorney Trip Chalkley and Sheriff David Hines

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  • Ashland Musical Variety Show set to open March 19

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 11:07 am

    Patrick Warren takes center stage as he and his group rehearse “Get Ready” before a soon-to-be-packed Blackwell Auditorium. Monday’s rehearsal was the cast’s first with the pit band. (H-P photo by Nick Liberante)

    Theme is ‘Ashland, Our Valentine Town’ By DANIEL SHERRIER H-P Editor   Have you been looking for a legless can-can? Well, your search is finally over, thanks to the 2015 Ashland Musical Variety Show, which is quite possibly the only production since the dawn of mankind bold enough to attempt a can-can of such unbridled leglessness. But the biennial Variety Show, set to open March 19 at Randolph-Macon College’s Blackwell

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