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Welch, Rawlings bring catalog to Paramount

April 17th, 2014 7:53 am by Entertainment Staff

The duo's last studio album, the critically acclaimed "The Harrow and the Harvest," was nominated for a Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album.

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Photography contest gets new name, date, location

Photography contest gets new name, date, location

April 16th, 2014 9:17 am by Entertainment staff

It's out with the old and in with the new for the 12th Annual Kingsport Spring Spectacular Photography Contest and Exhibition. In addition to getting a new name this year, the event is also being held on a new date and at a new location

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Plans announced for future of William King Museum of Art

Plans announced for future of William King Museum of Art

April 15th, 2014 8:34 am by Entertainment Staff

With the decision made to remain in its current location, the museum soon will begin major renovations. Marcia and Marvin Gilliam have pledged $500,000 to help the museum get started.

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Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede thunders into its 27th season

Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede thunders into its 27th season

April 14th, 2014 10:08 am by Jessica Fischer

PIGEON FORGE — Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede dinner attraction is thundering into its 27th season with some new additions and old favorites.

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Ricky Skaggs lends talent to concert at Bristol's Paramount

Ricky Skaggs lends talent to concert at Bristol's Paramount

April 14th, 2014 9:25 am by Entertainment Staff

Bluegrass and country music legend Ricky Skaggs will be the guest of honor at the 11th annual Celebration of ETSU Bluegrass, Old Time, Celtic and Country Music, set for Saturday, April 19 at the Paramount Center for the Arts in downtown Bristol

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Region hopping with Easter fun

Region hopping with Easter fun

April 11th, 2014 9:50 am by Entertainment staff

From egg hunts and an Easter basket sale to an original musical about the last week of Jesus' life, the region is hopping with Easter fun. Check out some of these "egg-citing" events.

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Friends, family celebrate late soldier's legacy

Friends, family celebrate late soldier's legacy

April 10th, 2014 9:50 am by Marci Gore

Speer was originally from Kansas, but his wife had him buried at Mountain Home in Johnson City. Every year, a few Marines get together and go to Speer's grave. Because 2014 is the 10-year anniversary of Speer's death, they wanted to do something special.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: 1780's Carter Mansion Celebration this Weekend.

April 9th, 2014 11:37 pm by Ned Jilton

The Militia will be encamped on the grounds of the Carter Mansion and will present demonstrations of the daily lives of 18th century backwoods settlers.

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Kingsport Idol seeks next singing sensation

Kingsport Idol seeks next singing sensation

April 9th, 2014 8:31 am by Jessica Fischer

The final two contestants in each of the four age groups will duke it out at the finale July 16 during Fun Fest. A number of past winners have parlayed their Kingsport Idol victories into further successes.

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Biltmore Estate springs into bloom

Biltmore Estate springs into bloom

April 8th, 2014 12:40 pm by J. H. Osborne

The estate's gardens were designed at the turn of the 20th century by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Spring brings constant changes to those gardens.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dr. James I. "Bud" Robertson's visit to Kingsport.

April 8th, 2014 12:23 am by Ned Jilton

Standing room only crowd listened as Dr. Robertson told stories not of blood and bullets of the Civil War but of the people and their personalities.

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