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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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Highlands Festival back for 65th year

Highlands Festival back for 65th year

July 29th, 2013 9:37 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The theme of this year’s festival is “The Jewel of the Blue Ridge,” reflecting the festival’s long history of showcasing the rich tradition and culture of the region.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Hundreds turn out to enjoy inaugural Allandale ‘Music at the Mansion’ - VIDEO

July 28th, 2013 9:21 pm by Jeff Bobo

Dr. Harry W. Coover’s generosity inspired many other people to contribute to the Allandale Amphitheater project. Whatever the contribution, Sunday’s inaugural “Music at the Mansion” was in their and Coover’s honor.

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Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

July 26th, 2013 8:07 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — It’s been a long six months. But the wait will soon be over as Frank Theatres plans to re-open the theater in the Kingsport Town Center on Aug. 1.

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Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

July 26th, 2013 12:27 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, an eight-piece “hard soul rock” group from Brooklyn, N.Y., promises an explosive performance at Twilight Alive on Thursday, Aug. 1.

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MECC's Mountain Music School wraps ninth jam

MECC's Mountain Music School wraps ninth jam

July 25th, 2013 11:03 pm by Stephen Igo

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — Birds of a feather flock together but not even the traditional jams-mad participants of the 9th annual Mountain Music School at Mountain Empire Community College took that literally. Until now.

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Best Bets for Tri-Cities fun

Best Bets for Tri-Cities fun

July 25th, 2013 8:01 am by Staff Report

A look at some of the upcoming entertainment offerings across the region.

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Feel the power of the ‘Dork Side’ at the Kingsport Renaissance Center

Feel the power of the ‘Dork Side’ at the Kingsport Renaissance Center

July 24th, 2013 9:18 am by Jessica Fischer

A Georgia Tech engineering professor by day and stand-up comedian by night, Pete Ludovice will bring his one-man show “Feel the Power of the Dork Side” to the Kingsport Renaissance Center on Saturday for a single performance.

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