Conway Twitty

Seniors' talents have Cow Palace shaking

Seniors' talents have Cow Palace shaking

One singer crooned like Sinatra. One twanged in true Conway Twitty style and another gave a credible gravel-voiced impression of Louis Armstrong. And, of course, an Elvis entered the Cow Palace at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium with a guitar and had most of the audience swaying in the seats Thursday before he left the building.

The show was called "Baltimore County Seniors Got Talent," and 11 performers proved it in a contest loosely based on the similarly named TV reality show. A classical guitarist, an essayist and a songwriter also lent their talents to the program at the county's annual Senior and Baby Boomer Expo.

The three-judge panel...