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‘Odyssey Abridged’ a labor of love for Northeast Theatre cast and crew

‘Odyssey Abridged’ a labor of love for Northeast Theatre cast and crew

November 12th, 2013 12:54 pm by Entertainment Staff

Northeast State’s Department of Theatre brings to life one of the best-known Greek stories ever written with its contemporary retelling “The Odyssey Abridged: A Puppet Journey of Epic Proportions,” opening Thursday.

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Wine deal sinks ‘Duck Commander’ appearance at Viking Hall

Wine deal sinks ‘Duck Commander’ appearance at Viking Hall

November 11th, 2013 7:51 pm by NET News Service

BRISTOL — The Duck Commander won’t be coming to Viking Hall, after all. His wine deal apparently alienated the event’s faith-based organizers, prompting them to cancel the show.

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BMS revs up for Speedway in Lights

BMS revs up for Speedway in Lights

November 11th, 2013 5:49 pm by Staff Report

Bristol Motor Speedway and Dragway will be transformed into a four-plus mile winter wonderland Nov. 15 as Ford Speedway in Lights powered by TVA kicks off its 17th season, featuring a new Battle at Bristol Fan Zone and light display.

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Festivals of trees sprouting up around the region

Festivals of trees sprouting up around the region

November 11th, 2013 9:49 am by Jessica Fischer

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Johnson City’s Hands On! Regional Museum, which is decking the halls for its 25th Annual Festival of Trees, a series of events that make up the museum’s biggest fund-raiser of the year.

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GMO OMG!: Indie film explores biotechnical food industry, asks ‘What’s on your plate?’

GMO OMG!: Indie film explores biotechnical food industry, asks ‘What’s on your plate?’

November 11th, 2013 9:48 am by Entertainment Staff

Shortly after the devastating earthquake of January 2010, the Monsanto Co. donated 475 tons of genetically modified corn and vegetable seeds to Haiti. The poor Haitian farmers chose to burn rather than use the engineered seeds.

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Christmas at Biltmore

November 9th, 2013 12:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

A glimpse inside Biltmore House, America's largest home, decked out in holiday splendor for the Christmas season. Read more about Christmas at Biltmore in GoTriCities! in the Times-News tomorrow (Sunday, Nov. 10).

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Best Bets for local entertainment

Best Bets for local entertainment

November 8th, 2013 7:40 am by Entertainment Staff

A look at some of this weekend's entertainment options throughout the region.

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"Hardtack and Hard Times": Civil War Historian Ed Bearss in Kingsport Monday.

November 7th, 2013 4:31 pm by Ned Jilton

You may remember him from the Ken Burn’s Civil War series on PBS. This Monday night you have the chance to hear Ed Bearss in person.

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Amy Grant brings ‘Mercy’ to Greeneville’s NPAC

Amy Grant brings ‘Mercy’ to Greeneville’s NPAC

November 7th, 2013 7:06 am by Entertainment Staff

Local fans of six-time Grammy Award-winner and multi-platinum recording artist Amy Grant will be treated to some of the biggest hits from her extensive repertoire along with selections from her recently released album.

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Colton Dixon an uplifting ‘Messenger’

Colton Dixon an uplifting ‘Messenger’

November 6th, 2013 9:08 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Murfreesboro native came to national attention with his seventh-place finish during season 11 of “American Idol” and is getting ready to join TobyMac’s Hits Deep tour, coming to Freedom Hall this week.

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