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Sweet! MECC to host second Sweet Folk Instruments gathering

Sweet! MECC to host second Sweet Folk Instruments gathering

February 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm by Entertainment Staff

The goal of the festival is to introduce, promote and preserve the traditional performance of instruments like the autoharp, hammered and lap dulcimers, folk harp and psaltery.

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Classic Carolina tale: Fightin' over moonshine

Classic Carolina tale: Fightin' over moonshine

February 23rd, 2014 1:50 pm by Ames Alexander, The Charlotte Observer (MCT)

It had the makings of a storybook Carolina partnership. In 2010, a distillery co-owned by NASCAR legend Junior Johnson teamed up with one of North Carolina's most famous moonshine families. Before long, business was booming.

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Bodies of missing Tenn. family found inside submerged car in Ky.

Bodies of missing Tenn. family found inside submerged car in Ky.

February 23rd, 2014 12:41 pm by Associated Press

Three bodies were found inside a car submerged in a creek in Whitley County, Ky., creek on Saturday.

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School bus wreck sends 21 to hospital, Venable to run for mayor, Kingsport home destroyed by fire, and more stories you may have missed

School bus wreck sends 21 to hospital, Venable to run for mayor, Kingsport home destroyed by fire, and more stories you may have missed

February 23rd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net.

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For Kingsport's Denny Darnell, racing's roads all lead to Daytona

For Kingsport's Denny Darnell, racing's roads all lead to Daytona

February 23rd, 2014 8:52 am by Dave Ongie

Denny Darnell has worn plenty of hats over the course of his career in motorsports. After getting his start as a sports writer at the Times-News, the Kingsport resident embarked on a long and winding road through the sport of auto racing.

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One dead from carbon monoxide at N.Y. mall eatery

One dead from carbon monoxide at N.Y. mall eatery

February 23rd, 2014 3:00 am by Associated Press

A 55-year-old restaurant manager died and more than two dozen others were taken to hospitals Saturday after being overcome by carbon monoxide at a restaurant at New York mall, police said.

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Entertainment
Maria von Trapp, 99, dies in Vermont

Maria von Trapp, 99, dies in Vermont

February 23rd, 2014 2:12 am by Associated Press

Maria von Trapp, the last surviving member and second-eldest daughter of the musical family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria was the basis for "The Sound of Music," has died. She was 99.

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Clintwood girls, Burton boys capture C-48 titles

Clintwood girls, Burton boys capture C-48 titles

February 23rd, 2014 12:56 am by Greg Peters

Kayla Mullins sank a key 3 to give the Clintwood girls the Cumberland Conference 48 title, and J.I. Burton's boys pulled away after the first quarter to beat Castlewood for the tournament championship.

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Twin trophies: Gate City boys, girls collect Clinch Mountain Conference 40 championships

Twin trophies: Gate City boys, girls collect Clinch Mountain Conference 40 championships

February 23rd, 2014 12:36 am by George Thwaites

Dylan Jenkins scored 27 points in the Blue Devils' 72-64 win over Virginia High. The Lady Blue Devils defense confined Wise Central to one point in the third quarter en route to a 41-22 victory.

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PluggedIn VA: Deadline to sign up for information technology training approaching

PluggedIn VA: Deadline to sign up for information technology training approaching

February 22nd, 2014 10:02 pm by Wes Bunch

Administrators with the Regional Adult Education Program of Lee, Scott, Wise and Norton public schools say time is running out to sign up for information technology training through its PluggedIn VA course that begins next month.

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