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Candlelight vigil outside Graceland marks Elvis' death

Candlelight vigil outside Graceland marks Elvis' death

August 16th, 2014 3:20 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Holding flickering candles, fans of Elvis Presley made a slow, nighttime walk past his gravesite at Graceland on Friday, marking the anniversary of his death 37 years ago.

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Homage to 'Cruising Broad' to rev up on Saturday

Homage to 'Cruising Broad' to rev up on Saturday

August 15th, 2014 12:30 pm by Rick Wagner

Come Saturday, street rods, classic cars, rat rods and other vehicles of all sorts will be the center of attention on Broad Street.

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The Boxcars top nominees for bluegrass awards

The Boxcars top nominees for bluegrass awards

August 15th, 2014 9:36 am by Associated Press

The Boxcars' Adam Steffey, who was raised in Kingsport, and Blue Highway's Tim Stafford, a Kingsport native, each received individual nominations.

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Going Places: Birthplace of Country Music Museum definitely worth the trip to Bristol

Going Places: Birthplace of Country Music Museum definitely worth the trip to Bristol

August 14th, 2014 9:00 pm by Katherine Scoggins

An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the Birthplace of Country Music Museum is dedicated to telling the story of the Bristol Sessions, the first commercially-successful recordings of country music.

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Robin Williams' wife says he had Parkinson's disease

Robin Williams' wife says he had Parkinson's disease

August 14th, 2014 6:23 pm by Associated Press

"Robin's sobriety was intact and he was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson's disease, which he was not yet ready to share publicly," Susan Schneider said.

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Former D-B orchestra, band directors now in hall of fame

Former D-B orchestra, band directors now in hall of fame

August 14th, 2014 2:29 pm by Rick Wagner

Former Dobyns- Bennett High School Orchestra Director Celia Bachelder and former D-B Band Director J.S. Tilson have a lot in common.

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Daughter of Robin Williams faced online abuse

Daughter of Robin Williams faced online abuse

August 13th, 2014 7:00 pm by MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer

Zelda Williams, 25, wrote that she was stepping away from her Twitter, Tumblr and Instagram accounts "for a good long time, maybe forever."

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Amy Grant to join Claus for 72nd annual running of the Santa Train on Nov. 22

Amy Grant to join Claus for 72nd annual running of the Santa Train on Nov. 22

August 13th, 2014 2:29 pm by J. H. Osborne

Six-time Grammy-award winner Amy Grant will be special guest aboard the 72nd annual running of the Santa Train this November.

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Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

August 12th, 2014 9:19 pm by Associated Press

The managing partner of the Humphrey Bogart Estate, Robbert J.F. de Klerk, says that Bacall died Tuesday in New York. Bacall's son Stephen Bogart confirmed his mother's death to de Klerk.

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FCC's Pai supports repeal of NFL TV blackout rules

FCC's Pai supports repeal of NFL TV blackout rules

August 12th, 2014 6:14 pm by JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer

Ajit Pai called the NFL's television blackout rules "outdated," and urged his fellow Federal Communications Commission representatives to vote in favor of having them repealed to address fan concerns.

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