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Goodin family misadventure comes to Kingsport's LampLight Theatre

Goodin family misadventure comes to Kingsport's LampLight Theatre

August 7th, 2013 7:42 am by Jessica Fischer

“Foggy Valley Breakdown” marks the first of the Foggy Valley Gang’s slapstick comedies since LampLight relocated from Fall Branch to the former Strand Theatre at 140 Broad St in downtown Kingsport.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Meet 9-year-old fiddle prodigy Carson Peters before his Tonight Show appearance - VIDEO

August 6th, 2013 1:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

Those who may not be familiar with one of the regions most promising young entertainers will enjoy this video from January which includes interviews and a few musical selections performed by Carson.

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9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

9-year-old Carter County fiddler to perform on ‘Leno’

August 6th, 2013 12:20 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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Outdoor events abound at Highlands Fest

Outdoor events abound at Highlands Fest

August 6th, 2013 9:11 am by Jessica Fischer

The streets of picturesque downtown Abingdon, Va., will be bustling with arts and crafts, musical performances and other family-friendly activities this week as the 65th Annual Virginia Highlands Festival continues its 10-day run.

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Velvet Blue to headline Aug. 9 Bluegrass on Broad

Velvet Blue to headline Aug. 9 Bluegrass on Broad

August 5th, 2013 2:06 pm by Staff Report

Organizers of Bluegrass on Broad concert series received word late Friday night that the English bluegrass group Mardi Grass, which was scheduled to perform Aug. 9, has disbanded and will not fulfill any more of its scheduled appearances.

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The Band Perry to visit fans in Greeneville Aug. 6

The Band Perry to visit fans in Greeneville Aug. 6

August 2nd, 2013 9:58 am by Staff Report

Superstar sibling trio, The Band Perry, will return to their hometown of Greeneville, on Tuesday, Aug. 6, to meet with fans and sign copies of their heralded sophomore album “Pioneer.”

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Nothing sleepy about Rock-A-Bye Blue

Nothing sleepy about Rock-A-Bye Blue

August 2nd, 2013 7:51 am by Jessica Fischer

Samantha Gray and her band Rock-A-Bye Blue will take the stage of Northeast State Community College’s Wellmont Regional Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, but don’t expect a peaceful slumber.

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Barter challenges audiences with ‘Hanging Mary’

Barter challenges audiences with ‘Hanging Mary’

July 31st, 2013 3:54 pm by Jessica Fischer

Details surrounding the infamous execution of “Murderous Mary” the circus elephant — sentenced to death for killing an elephant handler named Red Eldridge — are as foggy as the September day in 1916 when she was hanged in Erwin’s Clinchfield Railyards.

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Events: Disney Junior Live! ‘Pirate and Princess Adventure’ show sails into Freedom Hall

Events: Disney Junior Live! ‘Pirate and Princess Adventure’ show sails into Freedom Hall

July 31st, 2013 8:57 am by Jessica Fischer

The animated stars of two of cable television’s most popular series for preschoolers are headed to Johnson City as part of the 90-city national tour of “Disney Junior Live on Tour! Pirate and Princess Adventure.”

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ETSU exhibit features work of Jonesborough artists

ETSU exhibit features work of Jonesborough artists

July 30th, 2013 9:20 am by Jessica Fischer

Works by a dozen artists from Jonesborough are on display through Aug. 16 at East Tennessee State University’s Slocumb Galleries as part of its latest exhibit.

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