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'CSI: New York' actor Hill Harper to speak at ETSU for Black History Month

'CSI: New York' actor Hill Harper to speak at ETSU for Black History Month

February 5th, 2015 1:39 pm by Contributed to the Press

Film, television and stage actor Hill Harper will speak on "Youth and Justice" at East Tennessee State University on Thursday, Feb. 12.

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'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

February 2nd, 2015 3:51 pm by Associated Press

The agent of a former "Power Rangers" actor arrested by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies in the stabbing death of his housemate says the man must have acted in self-defense.

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Super Bowl sets record overnight ratings for game

Super Bowl sets record overnight ratings for game

February 2nd, 2015 10:06 am by Associated Press

The Nielsen company said Monday the game had a 49.7 rating in the nation's largest media markets, up 4 percent over last year's game.

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Miranda Lambert leads Academy of Country Music Awards with 8 nominations

Miranda Lambert leads Academy of Country Music Awards with 8 nominations

January 30th, 2015 2:10 pm by MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer

She has a nomination for entertainer of the year, pitting her against top-billing male stars Garth Brooks, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line.

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HJDS hosts 6th annual 'Foot Ball'

HJDS hosts 6th annual 'Foot Ball'

January 30th, 2015 8:40 am by Contributed to the Press

Super Bowl Sunday brings the 6th annual "Foot Ball" hosted by the Historic Jonesborough Dance Society at the Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone St. Guest performers are Joseph Sobol and Lee Bidgood. The caller is Christi Bothwell.

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ETSU's Mary B. Martin spring season rich in regional culture, issues, music, drama

ETSU's Mary B. Martin spring season rich in regional culture, issues, music, drama

January 27th, 2015 9:17 am by Lise Cutshaw, Special to the Press

While fall took audiences on a world tour of cultures, the spring season at Mary B. Martin School of the Arts features a patchwork of arts events, many of which reflect a more regional perspective - traditional, historic and contemporary.

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Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley at the Down Home tonight

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley at the Down Home tonight

January 23rd, 2015 9:55 am by Contributed

Two nights of great music await those headed to The Down Home this weekend, starting with the duo of Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley.

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Willow Tree to host a Saturday trifecta of good music

Willow Tree to host a Saturday trifecta of good music

January 23rd, 2015 9:43 am by Contributed

The Willow Tree Coffeehouse will play host to three acts Saturday - Red Dirt Revelators, Ian Thomas and Justin Fedor as the Band of Opportunity and Big Daddy Love will wrap up the night.

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Vespers, Annabelle's Curse coming to Renaissance Arts Center

Vespers, Annabelle's Curse coming to Renaissance Arts Center

January 23rd, 2015 9:35 am by Contributed

Nashville-based The Vespers, with special opening guest Annabelle's Curse, will entertain a crowd tonight at the Renaissance Arts Center in Kingsport as part of the Engage Kingsport Performing Arts Series of 2015.

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1 of actor Mark Wahlberg's victims says he shouldn't be pardoned

1 of actor Mark Wahlberg's victims says he shouldn't be pardoned

January 20th, 2015 9:53 am by PHILIP MARCELO and RODRIQUE NGOWI, Associated Press

Kristyn Atwood was among a group of mostly black fourth-grade students on a field trip to the beach in 1986 when Wahlberg and his white friends began hurling rocks and shouting racial epithets as they chased them down the street.

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