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East Tennessee wrestling legend passes away

East Tennessee wrestling legend passes away

April 22nd, 2015 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Ron Wright, 76, a Kingsport wrestling legend and notorious "heel", passed away on Tuesday at his home with his family by his side. A celebration of life gathering will be held at Hamlett-Dobson funeral home on Saturday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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Brian Wilson happy to have an old friend on new record, tour

Brian Wilson happy to have an old friend on new record, tour

April 22nd, 2015 9:40 am by JOHN CARUCCI, Associated Press

While Brian Wilson doesn't plan to officially reunite with the surviving members of the Beach Boys, having an old friend sing on a new record certainly provided a comfort zone.

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Redbox's Top 10 DVD rentals

Redbox's Top 10 DVD rentals

April 22nd, 2015 9:39 am by Tribune News Service (TNS)

Exodus and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb lead the hottest rentals at Redboxes around the country.

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Sandra Bullock named People's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

Sandra Bullock named People's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

April 22nd, 2015 9:38 am by Associated Press

The 50-year-old actress, who voices a supervillain in the upcoming movie "Minions," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday.

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Morrison's God Help the Child' excavates characters' self-image with a touch of magical realism

Morrison's God Help the Child' excavates characters' self-image with a touch of magical realism

April 22nd, 2015 9:37 am by By Chris Vognar , The Dallas Morning News (TNS)

"God Help the Child," her 11th novel, bristles with the high colloquial style that infused her first several novels, before her work took a decidedly modernist (and often challenging) turn.

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Think you can throw a block party? Fun Fest says, Bring it on

Think you can throw a block party? Fun Fest says, Bring it on

April 22nd, 2015 9:20 am by Staff Report

Since the parties began in the early years of Fun Fest, the purpose, according to Fun Fest officials, has been to "get to know your neighbor a little better than before."

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Fox Sports NASCAR announcer Byrnes passes at 56

Fox Sports NASCAR announcer Byrnes passes at 56

April 21st, 2015 2:40 pm by Staff Report

Longtime Fox Sports announcer Steve Byrnes died Tuesday following a battle with cancer. Fox Sports made the announcement just two days after the running of the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes at BMS.

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New music festival launched outside Nashville

New music festival launched outside Nashville

April 21st, 2015 9:58 am by Associated Press

The Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival will launch this September with a lineup that includes Willie Nelson, Weezer, Sheryl Crow, Neko Case, Iron & Wine and Jimmy Cliff, among others. It will be held in Franklin, just outside Nashville.

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Bobby Brown's lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyes

Bobby Brown's lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyes

April 21st, 2015 9:57 am by Associated Press

Bobby Brown's lawyer issued a statement Monday saying the singer's daughter has "opened her eyes" nearly three months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home.

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The 2015 Pulitzers, finalists in journalism and the arts

The 2015 Pulitzers, finalists in journalism and the arts

April 21st, 2015 9:56 am by Associated Press

The 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists, and the judges' comments

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