Columbia Club en Columbia Theatre Restoration Progresses <p>The heads of two of the Paducah groups working together to restore and reopen the downtown Columbia Theatre as a multipurpose facility updated Mayor Bill Paxton and city commissioners last night on their progress. The Paducah Renaissance Alliance and Maiden Alley Cinema have combined efforts to revitalize the historic building. PRA Executive Director Lisa Thompson says they hope to turn it into a space for local events such as performances, music, dance recitals, film showings and more. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 13:19:08 +0000 Casey Northcutt 25868 at Columbia Theatre Restoration Progresses Paducah Renaissance Alliance unveils new nonprofit partner <p>The Paducah Renaissance Alliance is unveiling the new face of its nonprofit partner at Paducah’s Barbecue on the River next weekend. The Columbia Club will work to preserve and restore historic sites in Paducah. Paducah Renaissance Alliance director Lisa Thompson says the club’s first project will focus on the historic Columbia Theater. Thompson says Information about The Columbia Club will be available at the Quilt Museum booth next weekend.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 17:21:55 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 22233 at Paducah Renaissance Alliance unveils new nonprofit partner