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Strait wins entertainer of the year at ACM Awards

Strait wins entertainer of the year at ACM Awards

April 6th, 2014 11:53 pm by CHRIS TALBOTT, AP Music Writer

George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at the Academy of Country Music Awards.

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'Captain America' sets April record with $96.2 million

'Captain America' sets April record with $96.2 million

April 6th, 2014 5:48 pm by JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer

LOS ANGELES — Disney and Marvel could be one of the finest teams around. "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" has set a record as the biggest domestic April release ever.

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Entertainment Community
'60 Minutes' set to air Health Wagon segment

'60 Minutes' set to air Health Wagon segment

April 4th, 2014 10:25 pm by Staff report

"We are very excited for the national recognition this program will bring to Southwest Virginia as a whole, in addition to the positive publicity it will bring to The Health Wagon," Teresa Gardner, the agency's executive director, said this week.

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Best Bets for weekend entertainment

Best Bets for weekend entertainment

April 4th, 2014 8:40 am by Entertainment Staff

Take a look at some of the local entertainment options coming up this weekend.

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Entertainment
Letterman's departure will reshape late-night

Letterman's departure will reshape late-night

April 4th, 2014 7:12 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

CBS now faces the challenge of moving on in a reordered late-night world at a time the two Jimmys — NBC's Fallon and ABC's Kimmel — have a significant head start.

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Barter Players show teaches honesty is the best policy

Barter Players show teaches honesty is the best policy

April 3rd, 2014 9:36 am by Entertainment Staff

Intrigued by the theme of truth versus socialized lying, Karen Sabo, Barter alum and theatre director of In/Visible Theatre in Boone, N.C., adapted the story in 2005.

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SeaWorld reports latest drop in attendance amid 'Blackfish' controversy

SeaWorld reports latest drop in attendance amid 'Blackfish' controversy

April 3rd, 2014 8:42 am by Hugo Martin, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Amid ongoing controversy over its killer whale shows, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. reported a 13 percent drop in attendance for the first three months of the year.

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Sports Entertainment
New book recalls Dungannon native Hillman's time as member of 'The Bilko Athletic Club'

New book recalls Dungannon native Hillman's time as member of 'The Bilko Athletic Club'

April 2nd, 2014 4:00 pm by George Thwaites

Dave Hillman picked up 21 wins for the pre-expansion Angels in 1956, contributing to that team's epic PCL pennant run. That season is the subject of "The Bilko Athletic Club," a recently published book by Kingsport author Gaylon White.

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'Captain America' superhero role 'epic' for Mackie

'Captain America' superhero role 'epic' for Mackie

April 2nd, 2014 2:18 pm by JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer

For Anthony Mackie, landing the role of the Falcon in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" meant more than inking his dream deal with Marvel.

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Artist plants fake Bieber CDs in LA stores

Artist plants fake Bieber CDs in LA stores

April 2nd, 2014 8:27 am by DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer

Paz, a 25-year-old electronic musician and artist, says he planted 5,000 copies of an album that appears to be Bieber's "Believe" but actually contains a copy of his own CD at retailers such as Best Buy, Wal-Mart and Target.

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