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Train tune touts Tweetsie Trail, task force

April 18th, 2014 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

When Dr. Dan Schumaier picked Elizabethton's Andy Curtis to write the song for the Tweetsie Trail project, he knew the task would be a little different than the usual songwriting he does.

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Jack White makes history, releases 'fastest' single

Jack White makes history, releases 'fastest' single

April 19th, 2014 9:51 pm by Dave Paulson, The Tennessean

In celebration of Record Store Day, Nashville rocker Jack White recorded and released new vinyl singles in less than four hours.

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"Mrs. Cobb Retires"

April 19th, 2014 12:00 am by Dave Boyd

Emily McClellan Retires Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressEmily McClellan Retires "Mrs Cobb" retires after 41 years as a re-enactor at Rocky Mount.

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Digital thank you: Elizabethton drive-in rewards fans for help in getting projector

Digital thank you: Elizabethton drive-in rewards fans for help in getting projector

April 18th, 2014 11:15 am by John Thompson

State Line Drive-in will charge no admission to its showings this weekend of "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs II." It will be the first movie shown since the drive-in converted from 35 mm film to digital this winter.

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

April 17th, 2014 4:19 pm by E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles Dickens.

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Get crackin' - It's time for the Peters Hollow Egg Fight

Get crackin' - It's time for the Peters Hollow Egg Fight

April 16th, 2014 10:47 am by John Thompson

People up and down the hollow and from around the United States have been gathering chicken eggs for the battle.

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Aw, geez, 'Fargo' is on TV with Billy Bob Thornton

Aw, geez, 'Fargo' is on TV with Billy Bob Thornton

April 14th, 2014 12:04 pm by FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer

Don't ya know, it premieres Tuesday on FX.

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Color Run part of fun at annual Thirsty Orange

Color Run part of fun at annual Thirsty Orange

April 10th, 2014 8:44 pm by Tony Casey and Nathan Baker, Press Staff Writers

The Run For The Booty 5k color run will kick off a day of school-spirit-filled, beer-sampling fun Saturday.

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Colbert to take Letterman's slot on CBS

Colbert to take Letterman's slot on CBS

April 10th, 2014 12:40 pm by Associated Press

Comedy Central's Emmy-winning "The Colbert Report" has been a hit since its launch in 2005.

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Downtown group scrambling to cover Blue Plum vacancy

Downtown group scrambling to cover Blue Plum vacancy

April 9th, 2014 11:52 am by Nathan Baker

Brandi Woodall, director of the annual Blue Plum Festival and the monthly First Friday events, handed in her resignation two weeks ago.

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