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Bil Lepp’s latest tale stranger than fiction

Bil Lepp’s latest tale stranger than fiction

August 18th, 2013 5:27 pm by Jessica Fischer

Bil Lepp, a world-class humorist, storyteller and award-winning author, will serve as Jonesborough’s teller in residence the week of Aug. 20-24.

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Monster trucks roar into Appalachian Fair

Monster trucks roar into Appalachian Fair

August 17th, 2013 5:43 pm by Rebekah Wilson

The Monster Truck All-Stars, Tennessee Slammers and Bangers Demolition Derby, and brand-new truck and tractor pulls will roar into the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray as the Appalachian Fair returns for its 87th year.

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Grammy-nominated artist headlines JC Christian Storytelling Festival

Grammy-nominated artist headlines JC Christian Storytelling Festival

August 17th, 2013 1:45 pm by Jessica Fischer

A two-time Grammy nominee, Matthew West has released five previous studio albums, populating radio with such hits as “Strong Enough,” “The Motions,” “My Own Little World,” “More” and “You Are Everything.”

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'The Voice' finalists to perform at Appalachian Fair

'The Voice' finalists to perform at Appalachian Fair

August 16th, 2013 7:32 am by Marci Gore

The Swon Brothers will treat local fans to one of their “Swoncerts” on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at the Appalachian Fair in Gray. They were the only duo to make it from the Top 12 to the season finale of the NBC show "The Voice," finishing third.

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Appalachian Fair food drive night

Appalachian Fair food drive night

August 14th, 2013 12:34 pm by Staff Report

Bring five cans of food to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee on Aug. 20 and get two free midway rides.

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Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

Kingsport Ballet turns flood clean-up into restoration job

August 14th, 2013 8:04 am by Staff Report

Following the July flood that inundated downtown Kingsport in two and three feet of water, Kingsport Ballet staff, volunteers, and hired hands went to work to extract, clean up, dry up and restore affected areas.

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David Holt shares stories behind songs

David Holt shares stories behind songs

August 13th, 2013 9:16 am by Jessica Fischer

Grammy Award-winning entertainer David Holt will perform as Jonesborough’s next storyteller in residence, with concerts offered daily Aug. 13-17.

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Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

Darrell Waltrip to headline Carson-Newman NASCAR Celebrity Roast

August 12th, 2013 12:41 pm by Jeff Bobo

In addition to Darrell Waltrip, the panel will also include NASCAR drivers David Ragan, David Gilliland, Josh Wise and Michael McDowell.

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New Bays Mountain planetarium show takes viewers along as  astronomers search for comets

New Bays Mountain planetarium show takes viewers along as astronomers search for comets

August 11th, 2013 10:11 pm by Matthew Lane

Adam Thanz, planetarium director at Bays Mountain Park, said the show tells the story of two comet hunters, from a first-person perspective, from two different points in time — the 18th and 21st century.

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SOTM, Barter team up on larger-than-life ‘Les Mis’

SOTM, Barter team up on larger-than-life ‘Les Mis’

August 11th, 2013 10:00 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Audiences at “Les Misérables” on Aug. 16 and 17 at the Toy Reid Eastman Employee Center will see the epic show grow to larger-than-life proportions with the addition of the Symphony of the Mountains to the production.

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