Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Dwindling attendance prompts Johnson City Community Theatre to seek new location

Dwindling attendance prompts Johnson City Community Theatre to seek new location

September 4th, 2014 11:31 am by Tony Casey

President Sabra Hayden wants to be a part of the action that's going on in the city's downtown area, but she knows it's not going to come easily.

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Couple buys Kingsport's State Theater, hopes to spark performing arts in downtown

Couple buys Kingsport's State Theater, hopes to spark performing arts in downtown

September 2nd, 2014 5:41 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

John and Angela Vachon, who have purchased over 20 buildings in downtown Kingsport in the past decade, confirm they purchased the theater building last month.

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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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Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

August 29th, 2014 9:13 pm by Max Hrenda

As families and individuals prepare to put their feet up this Labor Day weekend, one man may be hoping more of them chose to put those feet forward.

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Activities abound on Labor Day weekend

August 29th, 2014 9:12 pm by Max Hrenda

As families and individuals prepare to put their feet up this Labor Day weekend, one man may be hoping more of them chose to put those feet forward.

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Bristol to transform into giant waterslide for Saturday excitement

Bristol to transform into giant waterslide for Saturday excitement

August 29th, 2014 9:16 am by Staff Report

On Saturday, traffic patterns in a portion of Bristol, Virginia, will be dramatically altered. For three city blocks, from the top near Solar Street, to the bottom across Piedmont Avenue, the only way to navigate that section of town will be by slip slidi

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University of Virginia's College at Wise to host RTE 23 Music Festival

University of Virginia's College at Wise to host RTE 23 Music Festival

August 29th, 2014 9:04 am by Staff Reports

A crooked road runs through Route 23 from southwest Virginia and over the state line into Kentucky, a region steeped in the music tradition of the Appalachias. On Saturday, the Birthplace of Country Music brings an added roadside attraction for music love

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Downtown Jonesborough welcomes Wheels in the Hills event this weekend

Downtown Jonesborough welcomes Wheels in the Hills event this weekend

August 29th, 2014 8:58 am by Staff Report

Downtown Jonesborough will soon hear the roar of engines during the inaugural Wheels in the Hills event that includes a motorcycle poker run and car cruise-in Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.

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5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

August 29th, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Reports

The 3rd annual Tri-Cities Baconfest, sponsored by Holston River Brewing Co., will be held Saturday at Millennium Centre park. Folk Soul Revival will perform, singer/songwriter contest, Mr. and Miss Baconfest contest, a dating game, craft vendors and more.

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New comics to debut in Johnson City Press on Monday

New comics to debut in Johnson City Press on Monday

August 28th, 2014 10:37 am by Staff Report

Two widely popular comic strips and a new cartoon getting raves around the world are coming to Johnson City Press next week.

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