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Stories behind stories: Kerman, Smith of Netflix series 'Orange is the New Black' fame visit Storytelling Festival

Stories behind stories: Kerman, Smith of Netflix series 'Orange is the New Black' fame visit Storytelling Festival - VIDEO

October 4th, 2014 10:47 pm by Max Hrenda

Though audiences may be familiar with their alter-egos from a popular TV series, spouses Piper Kerman and Larry Smith gave audiences in Jonesborough a chance to learn more about their real stories.

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Whether online or in person, hundreds stream to Storytelling Festival

Whether online or in person, hundreds stream to Storytelling Festival - VIDEO

October 3rd, 2014 10:31 pm by Max Hrenda

While the National Storytelling Festival has become one of the region's more well-attended events, organizers said the combination of time-tested events and technological advancements could help make it more popular in the future.

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Photo Gallery: Pumpkin Picking

October 3rd, 2014 9:14 am by Sam Watson

A bountiful pumpkin crop at Fender's Farm made the perfect setting for kids to enjoy a sunny afternoon Thursday off Highway 107 in Jonesborough.

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Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

Google it: Storytelling Center partners with online cultural institute

September 17th, 2014 9:01 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is already known to some as the storytelling capital of the world, with help from one of the world's leading software companies, it may be able to lay further claim to that title.

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Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

Community responds to firefighter's cancer diagnosis

September 16th, 2014 10:56 pm by Max Hrenda

After a Jonesborough firefighter was diagnosed with a terminal disease, his colleagues in the police, fire and emergency services departments took up the cause to help raise money for his medical treatment.

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A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Max Hrenda

In what may have been done to lay further claim to its self-titled status as storytelling capital of the world, the town of Jonesborough will begin offering regular doses of another story - its own.

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Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

Jonesborough hoping to attract more people to Main Street

September 11th, 2014 9:09 pm by Tony Casey

Will the future visitor of Jonesborough's Main Street be a young, well-to-do person in search of a pub, coffee shop, concert venue and independent movie theater?

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J'boro approves settlement offer for county schools' lawsuit

J'boro approves settlement offer for county schools' lawsuit

September 8th, 2014 10:35 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite misgivings over the dollar amount, the town of Jonesborough's governing body approved an offer to settle pending litigation from the county's school system.

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Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers

Big wheels: Cruise-in, poker run turnout surprises organizers - VIDEO

August 30th, 2014 9:52 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the organizers of Jonesborough's first automotive-themed affair said they had modest hopes with regard to participation, the actual turnout may have left those expectations in the dust.

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Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

Motors going: Wheels in the Hills aims to bring new crowd to Jonesborough

August 29th, 2014 9:28 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the town of Jonesborough is no stranger to festivals and events, two local businessmen are hoping the latest one will rev up a lot of excitement.

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