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What does it take to host the largest chamber dinner in the country? A small army

What does it take to host the largest chamber dinner in the country? A small army

February 6th, 2015 8:06 am by Nick Shepherd

Tonight, a flood of humanity will come through the doors at MeadowView Convention Center for the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce dinner. Preparations began in the summer, and an army is working behind the scenes to make sure it goes off flawlessly.

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Jarecki's 'Jinx': documentary for binge-watching generation

Jarecki's 'Jinx': documentary for binge-watching generation

February 5th, 2015 9:40 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

Filmmaker Andrew Jarecki says "The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst," his story of a New Yorker with privilege who's free despite suspicions of his involvement in three murders, may be the first documentary created for the binge watcher.

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Regional contest sprouts bluegrass talent

Regional contest sprouts bluegrass talent

February 5th, 2015 9:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The region's best young musicians make their way to Rogersville later this month for the 12th annual East Tennessee Young Bluegrass Musicians Contest.

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Movie review: Jupiter Ascending' a soupy cosmic fairy tale

Movie review: Jupiter Ascending' a soupy cosmic fairy tale

February 4th, 2015 9:52 pm by JAKE COYLE, Associated Press

Within the warped wardrobe of the Wachowskis latest sci-fi extravaganza, "Jupiter Ascending," there are some fantastical feasts of intergalactic ridiculousness.

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Review: SpongeBob's back, on a zany venture up to our world

Review: SpongeBob's back, on a zany venture up to our world

February 4th, 2015 9:31 am by JOCELYN NOVECK, AP National Writer

The movie - the second feature-length outing for the durable Nickelodeon TV character, and the first since 2004 -begins somewhere above the undersea hamlet of Bikini Bottom, where SpongeBob lives.

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Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July

February 3rd, 2015 10:42 am by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

"In the mid-1950s, I completed a novel called 'Go Set a Watchman,'" the 88-year-old Harper Lee said in a statement issued by Harper. "It features the character known as Scout as an adult woman, and I thought it a pretty decent effort."

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Kanye West, Paul McCartney, Rihanna to perform at Grammys

Kanye West, Paul McCartney, Rihanna to perform at Grammys

February 3rd, 2015 10:00 am by Associated Press

The show marks Kanye West's return after six years. He's won 21 Grammys and is nominated for two awards, including best rap song and rap/sung collaboration for "Bound 2" with Charlie Wilson.

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Haunting parallels between Whitney Houston, daughter

Haunting parallels between Whitney Houston, daughter

February 2nd, 2015 4:33 pm by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press; TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

The parallels are haunting: Bobbi Kristina Brown and her mother, Whitney Houston, were both found face-down in bathtubs as the music industry prepared for the Grammy Awards.

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Fiddlin' Carson Peters set to perform at Rotary Frolics

February 2nd, 2015 1:15 pm by Carolyn Wilson, Community Contributor

Hosted by the Abingdon Rotary Club, "Up Past Your Bedtime" is the theme for the 2015 Rotary Frolics.

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HYE Preparing for 'A Really Big Show!'

HYE Preparing for 'A Really Big Show!'

February 2nd, 2015 11:15 am by Jane Morison, Community Contributor

Highlands Youth Ensemble's annual Valentine Cabaret will feature the Cabaret show, a dessert reception, silent auction and raffle.

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