Johnson City Press Thursday, April 24, 2014
Entertainment Community Photos Local News Local Entertainment
Getting ready to light the fuse: Johnson City fireworks show set up, ready

Getting ready to light the fuse: Johnson City fireworks show set up, ready

July 3rd, 2013 12:09 pm by Gary B. Gray

Lafollete-based Pyro Shows workers on Tuesday began setting up what will be a 20-minute Fourth of July eye-dazzler by securing about 300 “racks” containing 4- and 5-inch shells that will light up the Thursday night sky during the annual fireworks show on

Comments
Local News Local Entertainment
Stay safe while having a blast for Fourth of July

Stay safe while having a blast for Fourth of July

July 3rd, 2013 9:02 am by Kayla Carter

Fireworks play a spectacularly explosive role in Independence Day leisure all over the country, but in order for Washington County and Johnson City residents to maximize the fun and minimize disruption, it’s important to understand the rules.

Comments
Local News Local Entertainment
July 4th loaded with family fun activities across Northeast Tennessee

July 4th loaded with family fun activities across Northeast Tennessee

July 3rd, 2013 9:01 am by Jennifer Sprouse and John Thompson — Press Staff Writers

If you’re looking for fireworks, family fun and fellowship, there are plenty of activities scheduled this week to celebrate Independence Day.

Comments
Entertainment Local News Local Entertainment
Locals mining for stories in Africa

Locals mining for stories in Africa

June 30th, 2013 8:42 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Jimmy Neil Smith, president emeritus of the International Storytelling Center, and Jules Corriere, outreach director for the McKinney Cultural Arts Center, are just back from a nine-day “story mining” trip to Comoros, East Africa, a tiny island nation nea

Comments
News Community Local News Local Entertainment
History brings Haslam to interpretive center’s dedication

History brings Haslam to interpretive center’s dedication

June 28th, 2013 10:01 pm by John Thompson

Gov. Bill Haslam said he was returning to the roots of his predecessor Friday during a visit to Sycamore Shoals.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
See Barlow Gin and the Hatchetmen at Paramount

See Barlow Gin and the Hatchetmen at Paramount

June 28th, 2013 4:07 pm by Staff Report

Elvis would be proud of Barlow Gin and the Hatchetmen playing Tunes @ Noon at Paramount Center for the Arts today.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Down Home hosts The Mudbugs Saturday night

Down Home hosts The Mudbugs Saturday night

June 28th, 2013 3:54 pm by Staff report

The Mudbugs play Down Home, 300 W. Main St., Saturday at 8 p.m. Not only will they bring their special brand of music, they promise dancing, too.

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Music on the Square welcomes the wonderful

Music on the Square welcomes the wonderful

June 28th, 2013 3:44 pm by STAFF REPORT

As of 9:20 a.m. Monday, Underhill Rose’s latest effort, “Something Real,” was No. 62 on the Americana Music Association chart and No. 19 on the Alternate Root chart. Tonight, the band will play Music on the Square at 7 p.m. on the courthouse steps in Jone

Comments
Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Out & About: 5 things to do this weekend

Out & About: 5 things to do this weekend

June 28th, 2013 3:41 pm by STAFF REPORT

If you're looking for something to do this weekend, here are some ideas.

Comments
Community Local Entertainment
Tuna Does Vegas premiers tonight at The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre

Tuna Does Vegas premiers tonight at The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre

June 28th, 2013 3:32 pm by STAFF REPORT

The Blue Moon Dinner Theatre presents the East Tennessee Premiere of “Tuna Does Vegas,” playing live on stage Fridays and Saturdays now through July 20 at 215 E. Main St., in downtown Johnson City.

Comments