Stone 8 in Clyde changes hands | Business

GALEN — Chris Van Fleet and Chuck Youells were bowled over so completely by Don and Norma Lancaster’s Stone 8 Tap House that they bought the place. With six bowling lanes and a recently renovated cornhole area, game room, bar and restaurant, the facility that has been a staple on Route 31 for decades reopened … Read more

UPDATE: Menominee tribe partners with Hard Rock to relaunch Kenosha casino effort | Local News

DANIEL GAITAN The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin is partnering with Hard Rock International to relaunch the tribe’s efforts to open an entertainment center and casino on the west side of the City of Kenosha. An affiliate of Hard Rock International plans to purchase nearly 60 acres of land located southwest of Interstate 94 and … Read more

New entertainment center includes arcade games and party rooms | State & Region

A new arcade experience has arrived in southern West Virginia. Expressway Food and Fun is an all-new, all-in-one entertainment center for both kids and families featuring a vast assortment of arcade gaming cabinets, a bounce house, a NASCAR simulator and an in-house ice cream parlor. The arcade also features spacious birthday party rooms where attendees … Read more

Two Bristol business leaders gambled on a crazy idea and won | Latest Headlines

BRISTOL, Va. – The first time Jim McGlothlin stepped inside the Bristol Casino, future home of Hard Rock, was during last Thursday’s VIP reception. For a project he and partner Clyde Stacy, Hard Rock and their associates spent years bringing to life, he hadn’t set foot inside the former Belk department store space during months … Read more

3, 2, 1 … Liftoff: Bristol’s ‘moon shot’ ready to launch | Latest Headlines

BY DAVID MCGEE BRISTOL HERALD COURIER BRISTOL, Va. — When plans for a casino in the old Bristol Mall became public in September 2018, project proponent Jim McGlothlin termed it “Bristol’s moon shot.” At 2 pm today, the Bristol Casino, Future Home of Hard Rock, opens its doors to the public for the first time. … Read more

A year after opening in Gary, Ind., Hard Rock has been a home run | Local News

At first blush, Bristol, Virginia seems to have little in common with Gary, Indiana. Gary is a northern industrial city 70,000 residents, about 25 miles south of Chicago, has watched half of its population migrate away in recent decades — largely in the wake of the US steel industry’s struggles. A third of its citizens … Read more

‘Eatertainment’ complex planned at mall | News

Terre Haute software developer and entrepreneur Zack Johnson is working to create a new “eatertainment” complex he is calling the Sandbox Social. It’s a three-phase project that starts with the relocation of eBash, a video gaming center, into the Haute City Center mall by the end of June. That’s a location Johnson already has a … Read more

‘Eatertainment’ complex planned at mall | News

Terre Haute software developer and entrepreneur Zack Johnson is working to create a new “eatertainment” complex he is calling the Sandbox Social. It’s a three-phase project that starts with the relocation of eBash, a video gaming center, into the Haute City Center mall by the end of June. That’s a location Johnson already has a … Read more

‘Eatertainment’ complex planned at mall | Local News

Terre Haute software developer and entrepreneur Zack Johnson is working to create a new “eatertainment” complex he is calling the Sandbox Social. It’s a three-phase project that starts with the relocation of eBash, a video gaming center, into the Haute City Center mall by the end of June. That’s a location Johnson already has a … Read more

Boyd Fiscal to vote on lease Thursday | News

CATLETTSBURG The Boyd County Fiscal Court is poised to vote on a lease to rent out the old Sears Building to Revolutionary Racing on Thursday evening. The meeting and the vote will be conducted at the Boyd County Community Center in Cannonsburg, off of Ky. 180, at 6 pm Boyd County Judge-Executive Eric Chaney said … Read more