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TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

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TLC pulls Christian crusader's family series amid sexual misconduct reports involving 5 girls

May 22nd, 2015 4:25 pm by Associated Press

Duggar issued an apology Thursday on Facebook for unspecified bad behavior as a youth and resigned his role as executive director for FRC Action, the tax-exempt legislative action arm of the Washington-based Family Research Council.

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Historic Jonesborough Dance Society welcomes Pete's Posse to play contra at Jonesborough Visitors Center

Historic Jonesborough Dance Society welcomes Pete's Posse to play contra at Jonesborough Visitors Center

May 22nd, 2015 9:12 am by Contributed to the Press

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society will host the next contra dance of the season Saturday at the Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone St., at 7:30 p.m. The featured band is Pete's Posse from Vermont. Susan Michaels and Diane Silver will share the

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UPDATE: Judge denies injunction, allows Covered Bridge Days events on contended stage

UPDATE: Judge denies injunction, allows Covered Bridge Days events on contended stage

May 21st, 2015 12:55 pm by John Thompson

Events at the 49th Annual Covered Bridge Celebration in downtown Elizabethton will be held as scheduled.

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See ya, Dave: Letterman signs off from late night TV tonight

See ya, Dave: Letterman signs off from late night TV tonight

May 20th, 2015 4:04 pm by Associated Press

Stephen Colbert will replace him in September.

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Living history: Sycamore Shoals strives for accuracy in Siege of Fort Watauga event

Living history: Sycamore Shoals strives for accuracy in Siege of Fort Watauga event

May 17th, 2015 9:36 pm by Jessica Fuller

Gunshots as loud as fireworks and plumes of smoke rising from Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area were in no short supply this weekend as the park hosted its 21st annual Siege of Fort Watauga event.

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Penguin dance for 'Ellen' wins Cherokee Elementary $100,000 from Target

Penguin dance for 'Ellen' wins Cherokee Elementary $100,000 from Target - VIDEO

May 17th, 2015 12:34 pm by Staff Report

In an episode set to air Monday on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show, "Ellen," Cherokee Principal Mary Nelle McIntyre and 20-year veteran teacher Andrea Baker were surprised with the gift from Target's "Thanks A Billion" campaign.

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Princess for a day: Little princesses don their gowns for annual Princess Ball - VIDEO

May 16th, 2015 10:12 pm by Jessica Fuller

Almost 200 little princesses donned their gowns and tiaras Saturday afternoon for the 3rd-annual Princess Ball at the Memorial Park Center.

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'People all over the world have problems. And as long as people have problems, the blues can never die' - B.B. King.

'People all over the world have problems. And as long as people have problems, the blues can never die' - B.B. King.

May 15th, 2015 2:49 pm by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

The blues legend died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was 89.

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The Down Home to feature several days of special music

The Down Home to feature several days of special music

May 15th, 2015 9:11 am by Contributed to the Press

Downtown Johnson City's The Down Home will feature a full lineup of musical guests over the next few days.

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SteelDrivers, Suzy Bogguss to rock downtown Greeneville's NPAC Saturday

SteelDrivers, Suzy Bogguss to rock downtown Greeneville's NPAC Saturday

May 15th, 2015 8:58 am by Contributed to the Press

On Saturday night, the Niswonger Performing Arts Center's stage in downtown Greeneville will be busting out with bluegrass and country flavor from some of the music industry's best.

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

May 15th, 2015 8:51 am by Contributed to the Press

Music, barbecue, craft beer and wine, foot races and fun fill out the Racks by the Tracks festival in Kingsport this Saturday. Annabelle's Curse, Demon Waffle, Taylor Ray Holbrook, Trick Pony and Junior Brown highlight the musical lineup, while there will

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