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Famous country music alley in Tennessee gets facelift

September 18th, 2011 11:41 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE Country music's most famous alley a gritty monument to the earthy sounds all around it is getting a facelift.

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'Modern Family,' 'Mad Men' win big at Emmy Awards

September 18th, 2011 11:13 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES The Emmys keep buying what "Mad Men" is selling. The 1960s Madison Avenue saga won its fourth consecutive best drama series award Sunday, while big-hearted romp "Modern Family" claimed its second best comedy trophy.

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Jeffrey Stoner's 'Opportunity for a Dream' is the first exhibit in Tipton-Haynes' new gallery

September 17th, 2011 1:42 pm by Jessica Fischer

"An Opportunity for a Dream," featuring the photography of Jeffrey Stoner, is the inaugural exhibit in the Grace Brading Spurrell Gallery in the new Tipton-Haynes Exhibit Hall in Johnson City.

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Storytellers finds inspiration in most unlikely places

September 17th, 2011 1:41 pm by Jessica Fischer

When you ask professional storytellers to name their role models, the people who shaped their ideas about what a story should sound like, you'll hear many answers. Some name industry icons like Jackie Torrence or Ray Hicks. Others might talk about their g

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Movie review: 'Straw Dogs' remake is one sick puppy

September 17th, 2011 6:01 am by Associated Press

What do you call a very violent group of rednecks? "Animal crackers." Can I have a rimshot please? And I'll be here all week. Thank you very much.

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Company with entertainment ties moving to Knoxville

September 17th, 2011 5:52 am by Associated Press

A small company with big ties to the entertainment business is setting up shop in Knoxville.

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Allandale Car Show brings classic rides to Kingsport

September 17th, 2011 5:23 am by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT Organizers expect more than 400 entries for the 33rd annual Allandale Car Show on Sunday.

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Tony Bennett's new album shows he still has plenty to sing about

September 16th, 2011 3:10 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK By his own admission, Tony Bennett doesn't get nervous often. But he was anxious that day, more than 50 years ago, when he was filling in for Perry Como as host on the crooner's variety television show.

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Longtime Grand Ole Opry star Wilma Lee Cooper is dead

September 16th, 2011 3:08 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Wilma Lee Cooper, who teamed with husband Stoney Cooper as a top country duo for some three decades and earned the title "The First Lady of Bluegrass," is dead. She was 90.

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Olivia Wilde finds red carpet inspiration at Lauren show

September 16th, 2011 1:59 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Olivia Wilde said she jetted from Kenya where she was filming a documentary to Toronto, where she was promoting a new film, to make her way to New York for fashion week, where she only attended one show.

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