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Movie 'Selma' sparks interest in historic Alabama city

Movie 'Selma' sparks interest in historic Alabama city

January 20th, 2015 9:04 am by PHILLIP RAWLS, Associated Press

The 50th anniversary of the civil rights marches in Selma and the movie that tells the story are expected to bring thousands of visitors to this historic Alabama city this year.

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Bird-watchers can find helpful details on new website

Bird-watchers can find helpful details on new website

January 20th, 2015 8:34 am by Associated Press

Details on more than 130 of the best places to watch birds across Tennessee can now be found on a website being launched by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.

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SW Va. Cultural Heritage Commission works to promote region's natural assets

SW Va. Cultural Heritage Commission works to promote region's natural assets

January 19th, 2015 10:45 pm by Marci Gore

Key initiatives include branding and marketing Southwest Virginia to the world as a distinct culture and destination and developing and sustaining Heartwood: Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway.

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Kingsport author's new Appalachian novel deals with abuse, redemption

Kingsport author's new Appalachian novel deals with abuse, redemption

January 19th, 2015 7:00 pm by Marci Gore

Set in the late 1800s, 'Mercy's Rain' tells the story of Mercy Roller, the daughter of a pastor, who, by his own appointment, chose to be Jesus, judge, and jury.

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Anndrena Belcher opens Sunday with Friends

Anndrena Belcher opens Sunday with Friends

January 19th, 2015 9:43 am by Leslie Grace

Anndrena Belcher opens the Sunday with Friends literary series at the Washington County Public Library, Abingdon, Va., Jan. 25 at 3 p.m.

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Cosby welcomed by audience in California city of Turlock

Cosby welcomed by audience in California city of Turlock

January 19th, 2015 9:35 am by Associated Press

"I have thousands of loyal, patient and courageous fans that are going to leave their homes to enjoy an evening of laughter and return home feeling wonderful," he said.

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Academy president responds to Oscar firestorm

Academy president responds to Oscar firestorm

January 18th, 2015 6:08 pm by SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer

Film academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs says the all-white acting slate inspires her to accelerate the academy's push to be more inclusive.

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Best-seller about journey to heaven is pulled after boy admits lying

Best-seller about journey to heaven is pulled after boy admits lying

January 16th, 2015 7:28 pm by HILLEL ITALIE, Associated Press

"I did not die. I did not go to Heaven," Alex Malarkey wrote. "When I made the claims that I did, I had never read the Bible. People have profited from lies, and continue to. They should read the Bible, which is enough."

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The Carter Family Fold: 40 years and still singing

The Carter Family Fold: 40 years and still singing

January 16th, 2015 2:45 pm by Amanda Marsh

Our Historic Places series kicks off with a look at the Carter Family Fold in Scott County. Throughout 2015, we'll explore a variety of the region's historic places each month in Sunday Stories.

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Blue Highway returns to Kingsport ~ the place where it all started

Blue Highway returns to Kingsport ~ the place where it all started

January 15th, 2015 1:00 pm by Carmen Musick

Local fans lucky enough to score a ticket to the sold-out 'Evening with Blue Highway,' presented by Engage Kingsport Performing Arts Series,' will experience the magic first-hand at 7:30 p.m., Friday.

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