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Appalachian Art Show winners announced

Appalachian Art Show winners announced

March 10th, 2014 12:32 pm by Jessica Fischer

Winners were announced March 2 during the show's opening reception in the Kingsport Renaissance Center's Main Gallery, where the exhibition will remain on display through March 27. Admission is free.

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Owners of Volunteer Speedway recognized as 'Promoters of the Year'

Owners of Volunteer Speedway recognized as 'Promoters of the Year'

March 10th, 2014 9:15 am by Jeff Bobo

Every March during Bristol Motor Speedway's NASCAR race week, the Spring Thaw attracts the biggest names in dirt racing, as well as a handful of NASCAR stars who sneak over from Bristol to get dirty on the clay.

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Blight of American chestnut backdrop for Barter play

Blight of American chestnut backdrop for Barter play

March 8th, 2014 10:13 pm by Nick Shepherd

American chestnut trees were on the verge of extinction after a blight started killing them in the early 20th century.

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Aussie singer/songwriter living American dream

Aussie singer/songwriter living American dream

March 7th, 2014 9:42 am by Entertainment Staff

Audrey Auld wasn't raised in a white-bread Australian home. She and her siblings were raised in the bush, in Tasmania, with no TV and no pop radio.

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Barter stages world premiere of 'Dryad'

Barter stages world premiere of 'Dryad'

March 6th, 2014 9:44 am by Entertainment Staff

The Great Depression has hit the Appalachian Mountains pretty hard, and things are looking bleak when Lena finally leaves her no-good husband and goes home to her daddy's farm.

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LampLight up to new 'Shenanigans'

LampLight up to new 'Shenanigans'

March 5th, 2014 8:47 am by Entertainment Staff

Nothing breaks you out of the winter blues like some downright silly, high-spirited behavior - something Webster might refer to as "Shenanigans."

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Dustin Lynch to headline Rogersville's  Fourth of July

Dustin Lynch to headline Rogersville's Fourth of July

March 4th, 2014 11:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

Lynch will close out a full day of free entertainment during the Rogersville Fourth of July celebration, which is actually taking place on Saturday, July 5. Also taking the stage that will be Grammy nominated contemporary Christian artist Matthew West.

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Songwriting a necessity for Our Griffins' singer

Songwriting a necessity for Our Griffins' singer

March 4th, 2014 11:28 am by Entertainment Staff

"I write songs because honestly, I feel like I have to," he says. "Otherwise, it would be very difficult for me to be out in the world."

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James Gregory bringing clean comedy to Greeneville

James Gregory bringing clean comedy to Greeneville

March 3rd, 2014 5:53 pm by Staff Report

For over two decades, the unforgettable caricature of veteran comedian James Gregory has stood grinning, his shirt untucked, his arms outstretched - a carefree welcome to a down-home, hilarious comedy experience.

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Ned Jilton

HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, Hero or Villain?

March 3rd, 2014 5:31 pm by Ned Jilton

Free lecture Monday on one of the hot button issues of the Civil War, Nathan Bedford Forrest and the Battle of Fort Pillow.

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