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Comic book auction fetches $3.2M for Superman's 1st appearance

Comic book auction fetches $3.2M for Superman's 1st appearance

August 25th, 2014 2:28 pm by Associated Press

It's believed to be the highest price ever paid for a comic book.

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Appalachian Fair winds down with demolition derby, more

Appalachian Fair winds down with demolition derby, more

August 24th, 2014 3:35 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

As the sun went down Saturday, the fair began to fill up with locals eager to enjoy the classic summer attractions brought out every year at the fair.

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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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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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Gallery: Tractor pull at the Appalachian Fair

August 21st, 2014 9:36 pm by Staff Report

Tractor drivers weren't the only ones to put themselves on display during Thursday evening's tractor pull at the Appalachian Fair.

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Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Robin Williams

Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Robin Williams

August 20th, 2014 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Crystal will honor Williams as part of the traditional "in memoriam" segment for industry members who died during the past year.

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Who y'all gonna call? Local paranormal investigators to be featured on Destination America

Who y'all gonna call? Local paranormal investigators to be featured on Destination America

August 19th, 2014 10:24 pm by Tony Casey

The Paranormal Technology Investigations team said they receive, on average, about three calls a week from people who want some kind of spooky situation looked into.

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Rain or shine, crowds turning out for Appalachian Fair

Rain or shine, crowds turning out for Appalachian Fair

August 19th, 2014 10:08 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite the week's forecast calling for persistent rain showers, officials said tens of thousands of people chose to take their chances and pay a visit to the Appalachian Fair.

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

August 19th, 2014 11:27 am by FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer

"There was no greater thrill than hearing Don Pardo bellow your name for the first time in the opening credits of 'Saturday Night Live,'" said long-time cast member Tina Fey. "It meant you were officially 'on television.'"

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Snap! Judges look for quality in Appalachian Fair photo contest

Snap! Judges look for quality in Appalachian Fair photo contest

August 18th, 2014 10:44 am by Elizabeth Saulsbury

The competition had 29 categories that fell into either black-and-white or color divisions and garnered more than 1,000 entries.

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