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Kim Weitkamp dragging storytelling into 21st century

May 5th, 2013 11:36 am by Staff report

The world of storytelling isn’t exactly known for its embrace of cutting-edge technology — at least, not yet. Storyteller Kim Weitkamp is pulling the ancient art into the 21st century one tale at a time, connecting with long-time fans as well as new conve

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Kingsport Theatre Guild stages ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’

Kingsport Theatre Guild stages ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’

May 5th, 2013 12:53 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Tuesdays that journalist Mitch Albom spent with his dying 78-year-old sociology professor Morrie Schwartz taught Albom life’s greatest lesson — how to live.

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Festival promotes Latin arts, culture

May 4th, 2013 8:36 am by Kayla Carter, NET News Service

Pamela Delgado and Ivan Ramirez, who are spending two years away from their homes in Costa Rica to study mathematics at ETSU, said the 2013 Corazón Latino Festival surprised them.

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Bridging the generation gap: Local music teacher, student reunite at Down Home

Bridging the generation gap: Local music teacher, student reunite at Down Home

May 3rd, 2013 11:39 am by Jessica Fischer

When Ron Short helped get Mountain Empire Community College’s annual week-long Mountain Music School up and running more than a decade ago, he did so in hopes of preserving an important aspect of local culture for future generations.

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10th Annual Kid Power seeks exhibitors

May 3rd, 2013 9:06 am by Staff Report

The 10th Annual Kid Power is seeking exhibitors to the region’s biggest free community event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, May 11.

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Get your superhero on —  it’s Free Comic Book Day!

Get your superhero on — it’s Free Comic Book Day!

May 2nd, 2013 7:54 pm by Matthew Lane

Oh my stars and garters. It’s Free Comic Book Day again. In case you’re not a true believer, the yearly event will be this Saturday at participating comic book stores across the United States.

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Concert to showcase diversity and range of a cappella music

May 1st, 2013 8:47 am by staff report

Milligan College's a cappella groups, Heritage and Heard Mentality, will present a joint concert at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 4, in Milligan's McGlothlin-Street Theatre of the Gregory Center for the Liberal Arts. The concert is free and open to the public.

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ETSU student bluegrass bands tune up, showcase talent

April 30th, 2013 10:41 am by Kayla Carter, NET News Service

As each semester winds down, musicians in East Tennessee State University's Bluegrass, Old-Time and Country Music Studies program tune up to showcase their talent.

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Antique bottles, collectibles association to hold show Saturday

April 28th, 2013 6:20 pm by Jessica Fischer

Antique bottle collectors looking to add a few new items to their collection will find plenty to choose from at the State of Franklin Antique Bottles and Collectibles Association's 15th annual Antique Bottles and Collectibles Show, happening Saturday, May

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