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Tim O’Brien to usher in Storytelling Festival

Tim O’Brien to usher in Storytelling Festival

September 21st, 2013 2:00 pm by Staff Report

The International Storytelling Center has tapped Tim O’Brien, a world-class bluegrass, folk and old-time country musician, for a special concert to jump start the weekend of its signature event.

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HARDTACK AND HARD TIMES: History Happenings in Blountville and Elizabethton Sept 21,22 and 25.

September 20th, 2013 12:29 am by Ned Jilton

From the American Revolution in Elizabethton to the Civil War in Blountville, this weekend has a history happening to your taste.

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Trigiani making movie of ‘Big Stone Gap’ novel in namesake town

Trigiani making movie of ‘Big Stone Gap’ novel in namesake town

September 19th, 2013 11:25 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP — Adriana Trigiani said, "I am delighted that I will be able to revisit my home in the mountains of Southwest Virginia to shoot the film version of my novel."

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Overmountain events to feature Sharyn McCrumb

Overmountain events to feature Sharyn McCrumb

September 18th, 2013 9:16 am by Entertainment Staff

As the region readies for a number of Overmountain Victory Trail events marking the historic 1780 muster of the Overmountain Men to Kings Mountain, New York Times best-selling author Sharyn McCrumb will make several local appearances.

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Bristol Rhythm & Roots to feature Lucinda Williams

Bristol Rhythm & Roots to feature Lucinda Williams

September 17th, 2013 8:56 am by Staff Report

Williams is the headlining performer for this year’s Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, set for Sept. 20-22. She will perform at 10:45 p.m., Sept. 20, on the Piedmont Stage in historic downtown Bristol.

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Chuck Wagon Gang rolling into Blountville

Chuck Wagon Gang rolling into Blountville

September 16th, 2013 3:34 pm by Staff report

Legendary gospel group the Chuck Wagon Gang traces its roots to humble beginnings in 1935, when the farming Carters found themselves in Lubbock, Texas, without enough money to buy medicine for their sick child, Effie, who was battling pneumonia.

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Marc Broussard kicks off NPAC season

Marc Broussard kicks off NPAC season

September 16th, 2013 3:24 pm by Entertainment Staff

Marc Broussard can channel the spirits of R&B, rock and soul classics into more contemporary terms.

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Art Guild benefits from late donor’s final gift

Art Guild benefits from late donor’s final gift

September 16th, 2013 8:47 am by Jessica Fischer

For years, the monetary awards handed out at the Kingsport Art Guild’s annual Appalachian Art Show were funded by an anonymous benefactor. When that benefactor died a few months ago, she left one final gift behind.

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High Knob Naturalist Rally scheduled for Sept. 28

High Knob Naturalist Rally scheduled for Sept. 28

September 15th, 2013 6:16 pm by Staff Report

COEBURN — The Clinch Coalition will host its 7th annual High Knob Naturalist Rally on Sept. 28 at Bark Camp Lake in Wise County, located within the Jefferson National Forest near Coeburn.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Surgoinsville Riverfront Festival included music, food and family fun

September 15th, 2013 2:04 pm by Jeff Bobo

Surgoinsville hosted its annual Riverfront Festival this past Friday and Saturday, featuring music, food and other wholesome family fun.

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