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Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

Umoja Festival vendors to offer something for everyone this weekend

August 8th, 2013 9:33 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival begins today at 3:30 p.m.

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“Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off to debut at 17th Umoja Festival

“Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off to debut at 17th Umoja Festival

August 7th, 2013 9:11 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 1st annual “Jazz” Akins Memorial Box-Off will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. in the old J.C. Penney's building in downtown Johnson City.

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Storytelling to again be big part of Umoja

Storytelling to again be big part of Umoja

August 6th, 2013 9:29 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Whether you just want to sit and listen, or actually get on stage to tell your own tale, the East Tennessee State University Gazebo Storytelling Stage at this year’s 17th annual Umoja Festival has a little something for everyone.

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9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

9-year-old Carter Co. fiddler scheduled to perform on ‘Leno’ Thursday night

August 6th, 2013 9:55 am by John Thompson

ELIZABETHTON — He may only be 9 years old, but local talent Fiddlin’ Carson Peters is getting noticed. On Thursday night, he will perform on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

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Band Perry to appear at Greeneville Walmart Tuesday

Band Perry to appear at Greeneville Walmart Tuesday

August 5th, 2013 3:30 pm by Knoxville News Sentinel

National breakout country group the Band Perry will meet fans at a hometown appearance Tuesday, signing copies of their album "Pioneer" at the Walmart on East Andrew Johnson Highway in Greeneville.

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Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

Umoja Festival to host musical entertainment, vendors in downtown Johnson City this weekend

August 3rd, 2013 8:07 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The 17th annual Umoja Festival will be held Friday and Saturday in downtown Johnson City.

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Hall surfaces at South Holston Lake after world record dive

Hall surfaces at South Holston Lake after world record dive

August 2nd, 2013 4:20 pm by David Grace, NET News Service

Surrounded by members of his dive team, Jerry Hall surfaces at Lake View Dock on South Holston Lake in Bristol, Tenn. on Friday afternoon.

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Sara Nelms coming to Acoustic Coffeehouse Wednesday

Sara Nelms coming to Acoustic Coffeehouse Wednesday

August 2nd, 2013 11:22 am by Staff Report

Singer/songwriter Sara Nelms plays Acoustic Coffeehouse Wednesday at 8 p.m. Coming from the land of sunshine, Nelms says she was fortunate to grow up in a family who was uncommonly nurturing to her artistic leanings.

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Sundy Best at Capone's tonight

Sundy Best at Capone's tonight

August 2nd, 2013 11:20 am by Staff Report

Eastern Kentucky’s Sundy Best plays Capone’s tonight at 10, bringing their own mix of country, bluegrass, rock, soul and rhythm and blues to the stage.

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Out & About Five Things to Do This Weekend

Out & About Five Things to Do This Weekend

August 2nd, 2013 11:18 am by Staff Report

Planning your weekend? Consider these:

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