The U.S. Senate race between Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Rand Paul was the main attraction at the 130th Fancy Farm Picnic in Graves County on Aug. 7. The political speaking began after a lunch of barbecued pork and mutton, fresh vegetables and homemade pies made by St. Jerome Parish.
Audio Slideshow of Contra Dancing at the 2010 Dance Trance at Morton Middle School. Photos, audio and production by Mark Ashley
Members of The Appalachian Association of Sacred Harp Singers gathered April 11 at UK’s Niles Gallery to sing shape-note hymns from mid-19th century tune books such as Southern Harmony and Musical Companion and The Sacred Harp. Here they sing Wayfaring Stranger from The Sacred Harp. Photos by Tom Eblen | Staff
Lexington Herald-Leader columnist and photographer Tom Eblen presents his 2009 Year in Review in this audio slideshow.
Some of the bands that competed in the finals of the Kentucky High School Marching Band Championships in Louisville on Nov. 8. Bands include: Bourbon County, Boyle County, Russell County, Adair County, Mercer County, Madisonville-North Hopkins, Madison Central, Lafayette, North Hardin and Dunbar.