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Scott County native competes on Jeopardy!

September 21st, 2014 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

Sam Barker says he holds a dubious honor. He's fairly certain he's the only person from the small community of Snowflake, Va. in Scott County to have appeared on "Jeopardy!".

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'DWTS' contestant Waltrip balances racing with dancing

'DWTS' contestant Waltrip balances racing with dancing

September 21st, 2014 3:49 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

For NASCAR's Michael Waltrip, "Dancing With The Stars" has been a whirlwind experience and he hopes to still be kicking it on the show by the time he races again next month at Talladega.

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Astronomy club offers Starfest at Bays Mountain

Astronomy club offers Starfest at Bays Mountain

September 21st, 2014 2:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Bays Mountain Park's astronomy club is holding its annual StarFest convention next month, featuring keynote speakers, planetarium programs, a solar viewing and the chance to spend the night in the park.

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High Knob Rally set for next weekend

High Knob Rally set for next weekend

September 20th, 2014 6:00 pm by Staff Report

The event celebrates the natural world with a day full of fun and educational hikes, presentations and activities highlighting the unique ecology of the High Knob region.

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Bays Mountain planetarium's fall show features search for elusive neutrino

Bays Mountain planetarium's fall show features search for elusive neutrino

September 19th, 2014 1:58 pm by Matthew Lane

Bays Mountain Park has officially kicked off its fall planetarium show schedule with the main program running through the end of the year and alternative program running for the next two months.

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'There will be blood': Old rivalries heat up Saturday in the 3rd annual Hawkins Alumni Football game

'There will be blood': Old rivalries heat up Saturday in the 3rd annual Hawkins Alumni Football game

September 19th, 2014 7:03 am by Jeff Bobo

There probably won't be many fans in Chiefs Stadium Saturday night who aren't screaming to either prolong the Falcons losing streak, or end the Chiefs winning streak.

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Movie review: Neeson in action again in 'Tombstones'

Movie review: Neeson in action again in 'Tombstones'

September 18th, 2014 9:44 pm by FRANK SCHECK, The Hollywood Reporter

"A Walk Among the Tombstones" is notable for its dark atmospherics and strong performance by Liam Neeson in the latest example of his unlikely late career transformation into an action hero.

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Review: "Destiny" dazzles, but time for genre to evolve?

Review: "Destiny" dazzles, but time for genre to evolve?

September 18th, 2014 10:51 am by By Brier Dudley, The Seattle Times (MCT)

Players zoom though the solar system to battle aliens and each other on dazzlingly rendered versions of Earth, the moon and other planets.

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Ben McKenzie primed to lead Fox's Batman prequel

Ben McKenzie primed to lead Fox's Batman prequel

September 17th, 2014 5:56 pm by Associated Press

The series has the name recognition, history and premise to peak curiosity, and "if that gets people to watch, I'll take it," the 36-year-old actor said in a recent interview.

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"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

September 17th, 2014 1:53 pm by Rain Smith

A documentary television show filmed over several months at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has its season premiere Wednesday night.

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'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

'Easy Rider' bike going to auction

September 17th, 2014 8:13 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s. Now it's for sale.

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