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Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

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Legendary bluegrass band The Grascals to play Tent Jams

August 22nd, 2014 8:49 am by Staff Reports

Tent Jams, Abingdon's premiere music lineup, continues on Thursday, Aug. 28, with the legendary bluegrass band The Grascals.

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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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Blue Moon Dinner Theatre to spoof celebrity fundraiser with 'Fishin' for Trouble' tonight

Blue Moon Dinner Theatre to spoof celebrity fundraiser with 'Fishin' for Trouble' tonight

August 22nd, 2014 8:44 am by Staff Reports

Get out your jewels and furs, because Blue Moon Dinner Theatre, 215 E. Main. St., Johnson City, is about to unveil a mystery dinner show that spoofs celebrity fundraisers, questionable causes and the "beautiful people" who support them.

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

August 22nd, 2014 8:41 am by Staff Reports

Bluegrass duo David and Valerie Mayfield, parents of Jessica Lea Mayfield and David Mayfield of The David Mayfield Parade, will be performing at Acoustic Coffeehouse, 415 W. Walnut St., on Wednesday, Aug. 27.

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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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Fair play: 2nd Battle of the Bands held at Appalachian Fair

Fair play: 2nd Battle of the Bands held at Appalachian Fair - VIDEO

August 20th, 2014 10:06 pm by Max Hrenda

The 2014 Appalachian Fair's Battle of the Bands featured six regional musical acts from a variety of genres.

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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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As fair begins, 15-year veteran vendor hoping things stay frosty

As fair begins, 15-year veteran vendor hoping things stay frosty

August 18th, 2014 9:35 pm by Max Hrenda

For some people, the start of the Appalachian Fair may herald the return of a favorite ride or carnival game. For others, however, the fair's return may also mean the return of a favorite frozen treat.

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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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