April 13th, 2022: "Thursday evening, April 8, 2022, was a great night for the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce, as the Jackson Symphony played to a near capacity crowd at the Princess Theatre. The Jackson Symphony began the "on the Move' 5 person ensemble as a result of COVID to get out in surrounding communities. This event would not have been possible without the support of Community Bank, Davis' Clothing, Helms Motor Company, FirstBank, and Tennessee Arts Commission. T
We were honored to host our dear friends Col. James C. & Mrs. Barbara Harding, USAF (Ret.), for a showing of TOP GUN: MAVERICK, on Monday evening. Col. Harding, is a Pilot and the 25th Most-Decorated Veteran in United States Military History! He flew 596 flight missions, 442 of them being combat missions in the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog and U-10, of which 101 missions were over North Vietnam.
His Awards include:
Air Force Cross
Silver Star (3)
Legion of Merit (2)
The Lexington Progress, Wednesday, June 1st, 2022: This afternoon my family had the honor of hosting a show of Top Gun Maverick for Henderson County native Ian Gorski, CDR USNR, at the Princess Theatre. Ian was a FA-18 WSO and instructor at the Navy Fighter Weapons School (TOPGUN). This institution is “the best of the best” of Navy and Marine Corps Fighter Pilots and served as consultants for and the basis of Top Gun Maverick for star and producer Tom Cruise and produ