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Double Duty: Friends of Sycamore Shoals president is also a cast member of ‘Liberty!’ outdoor drama

Double Duty: Friends of Sycamore Shoals president is also a cast member of ‘Liberty!’ outdoor drama

July 10th, 2013 8:56 am by Jessica Fischer

When Michael Barnett was invited to join the board of directors of Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area’s Friends group in 2008, he wasted no time immersing himself in the park’s rich history.

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Annual Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In

Annual Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In

July 9th, 2013 3:33 pm by Rebekah Wilson

The Allandale Mansion lawn was splotched with paper plates of paint and littered with artists and colorful barrels on Tuesday at the Fun Fest Trash Barrel Paint-In.

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Dramas on both sides of the state line offer living glimpses into our history

Dramas on both sides of the state line offer living glimpses into our history

July 8th, 2013 12:33 pm by Debra McCown

Who knew that both Tennessee and Virginia have official outdoor dramas – that each depicts a very different aspect of local history – and that both are within a short drive of Kingsport?

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Snuffy Smith cartoonist to make local appearances

Snuffy Smith cartoonist to make local appearances

July 8th, 2013 11:22 am by Staff Report

Syndicated cartoonist John Rose will make a number of public appearances in the Twin-Cities on Friday, July 12 and Saturday, July 13 as part of a promotional tour for his new book, “The Bodacious Best of Snuffy Smith.”

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Appalachian region the focus of 2013 ‘A Civil War Evening’

Appalachian region the focus of 2013 ‘A Civil War Evening’

July 7th, 2013 6:08 pm by Leigh Ann Laube

Stephen Dean, creator of “The Heartland Series” will be the guest speaker during “A Civil War Evening.” This year’s event is set for 6:30 to 9 p.m., July 15 at the Kingsport Renaissance Center auditorium.

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Fun Fest events focus on Kingsport’s past

Fun Fest events focus on Kingsport’s past

July 7th, 2013 5:41 pm by Staff Report

Two new Fun Fest events are scheduled this year to educate participants about Kingsport’s past. A scavenger hunt and a self-guided historical tour, “Take a Walk Through Time,” can both be done at your leisure throughout the nine-day festival.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Saturday's July Fourth Celebration in Rogersville

July 7th, 2013 2:29 pm by Jeff Bobo

A few brief showers didn't dampen the fun during Saturday's Fourth of July Celebration at the Rogersville City Park.

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Frank Theatres sets Aug. 1 as target date for opening

Frank Theatres sets Aug. 1 as target date for opening

July 6th, 2013 9:11 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Frank Theatres re-affirmed this week the company still plans to reopen the theaters in the Kingsport Town Center this summer, offering a more firm target date of Aug. 1 for when the theaters would open for business.

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‘Peanuts’ gang explores natural world in exhibit

‘Peanuts’ gang explores natural world in exhibit

July 6th, 2013 6:05 pm by Staff Report

Charlie Brown is in trouble with the Environmental Protection Agency, Lucy knows the Earth has 48 suns, and Snoopy and Linus are planting French fries in the garden.

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New Fun Fest event tests participants’ resourcefulness

New Fun Fest event tests participants’ resourcefulness

July 6th, 2013 5:38 pm by Rebekah Wilson

For the first time, as a part of Fun Fest, regional artists will combine their resourcefulness and creativity in the inaugural ReArt contest at the Holston Habitat ReStore.

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