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Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

Winged Deer to feature 'the wildest half-mile water race'

August 22nd, 2014 9:09 am by Tony Casey

Todd Brinkman, race director for the U.S. Championship Outboard Hydroplane Title Series, admits there is an element of danger in the event at Winged Deer Park on Sept. 12-14, but that's the nature of the sport.

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Mystery Diner
Country cookin' for country folks: Where else but Shorties?

Country cookin' for country folks: Where else but Shorties?

August 22nd, 2014 9:01 am by Mystery Diner

The valley of the Nolichucky River is a real East Tennessee treasure. From its untamed origins high in the mountains the river descends, enrobed in the emerald glory of the Cherokee National Forest. Too soon, the river leaves the crags and cliffs of the A

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Elle Carpenter for a Sunday show

Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Elle Carpenter for a Sunday show

August 22nd, 2014 8:55 am by Staff Reports

Elle Carpenter will be performing at the Acoustic Coffeehouse in Johnson City on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 10 p.m. She has a new single out, "See The Light."

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Foggy Valley Gang brings slapstick comedy to Kingsport's Lamplight Theatre

Foggy Valley Gang brings slapstick comedy to Kingsport's Lamplight Theatre

August 22nd, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Reports

The Foggy Valley Gang is synonymous with over-the-top slapstick comedy. The south's favorite "redneck" family will once again bring another farcical episode to LampLight Theatre in Kingsport. The comedic gang will bring the old creepy Appalachian traditio

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Community Local Entertainment
Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

August 22nd, 2014 8:49 am by Staff Reports

Tent Jams, Abingdon's premiere music lineup, continues on Thursday, Aug. 28, with the legendary bluegrass band The Grascals.

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Community Local Entertainment
Blue Moon Dinner Theatre to spoof celebrity fundraiser with 'Fishin' for Trouble' tonight

Blue Moon Dinner Theatre to spoof celebrity fundraiser with 'Fishin' for Trouble' tonight

August 22nd, 2014 8:44 am by Staff Reports

Get out your jewels and furs, because Blue Moon Dinner Theatre, 215 E. Main. St., Johnson City, is about to unveil a mystery dinner show that spoofs celebrity fundraisers, questionable causes and the "beautiful people" who support them.

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Community Local Entertainment
5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

August 22nd, 2014 8:41 am by Staff Reports

Bluegrass duo David and Valerie Mayfield, parents of Jessica Lea Mayfield and David Mayfield of The David Mayfield Parade, will be performing at Acoustic Coffeehouse, 415 W. Walnut St., on Wednesday, Aug. 27.

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News Local News Business & Technology Downtown JC
Downtown murals or signs? City says businesses' art must go

Downtown murals or signs? City says businesses' art must go

August 22nd, 2014 8:33 am by Nathan Baker

Hazy lines separating the definitions of murals and signs have put some downtown Johnson City businesses at odds with the codes enforcement office.

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Community mourns loss of local attorney Bob Jessee

Community mourns loss of local attorney Bob Jessee

August 22nd, 2014 7:47 am by Becky Campbell

Attorneys and friends , young and old, admired Jessee's style, called him a "good human."

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Sports High schools
Pioneers slip away in fourth to get past East

Pioneers slip away in fourth to get past East

August 21st, 2014 10:58 pm by Gene Renfro

T.K. Hill rushed for 217 yards and three touchdowns, incuding the winning 18-yarder with 4:12 left, to give David Crockett a 26-20 victory over Sullivan East.

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