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Storytelling Festival performers provide entertainment for Saturday's early birds

Storytelling Festival performers provide entertainment for Saturday's early birds

October 5th, 2013 9:19 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The streets in downtown Jonesborough were relatively quiet Saturday morning, but every few minutes echoes of laughter, gasps and clapping could be heard filtering through the historic buildings like music from the big white tents at the 41st National Stor

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Storytelling Friday 2013

October 5th, 2013 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Friday Storytelling Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Large crowds greeted this years storytellers in Jonesborough.

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Large crowds draw vendors to Apple Festival

Large crowds draw vendors to Apple Festival

October 4th, 2013 9:01 pm by Brad Hicks

It didn’t take long Friday morning before the recently renovated Main Avenue in downtown Erwin began to fill with folks looking to take home some of the crafts and sample the variety of fare offered at the Unicoi County Apple Festival.

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Sheila Kay Adams: Vocal for the locals

Sheila Kay Adams: Vocal for the locals

October 4th, 2013 8:48 pm by Tony Casey

The International Storytelling Festival is just that: international.

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2013 Johnson City Press Reader's Choice Best of the Best Awards Banquet

October 1st, 2013 1:33 pm by Staff Report

See photo's of the 2013 Johnson City Press Reader's Choice Award Winners in attendance at the 1st Annual Reader's Choice Best of the Best Awards Banquet.

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Stars align for this weekend's 41st annual International Storytelling Festival

Stars align for this weekend's 41st annual International Storytelling Festival

September 30th, 2013 9:34 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The tents are up. The lights are going in. The staging is being assembled and all over Jonesborough preparations are in full swing for this weekend’s 41st annual International Storytelling Festival.

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New storytelling partnership for peace

New storytelling partnership for peace

September 30th, 2013 8:17 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough has entered a creative new partnership with the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation that invites storytellers of all ilks to use their art to promote world peace.

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36th installment of the Apple Festival set for weekend

36th installment of the Apple Festival set for weekend

September 29th, 2013 8:12 pm by Brad Hicks

Thousands of visitors will soon descend upon Erwin’s new-look downtown for crafts, food and music in what some have referred to as a “homecoming for Unicoi County.”

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Bluegrass great to usher in Storytelling Festival

Bluegrass great to usher in Storytelling Festival

September 27th, 2013 4:09 pm by Kim O'Connor, for the Press

The International Storytelling Center has tapped Tim O’Brien, a world-class bluegrass, folk, and old-time country musician, for a special concert to jumpstart the weekend of its signature event.

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Down Home welcomes back longtime favorite SONiA

Down Home welcomes back longtime favorite SONiA

September 27th, 2013 4:01 pm by Staff Report

Longtime Down Home favorite SONiA and disappear fear play Saturday night at 8.

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