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African American Quilt Conference of Appalachia

Posted on April 6, 2015 at 7:24 am

The African American Heritage Alliance and From Africa to Appalachia Foundation are presenting the African American Quilt Conference of Appalachia on April 10 & 11. This event is being held at Rose Center in Morristown, Tennessee and will highlight the history and cultural significance of quilting along with quilt preservation in the African American tradition. The conference will be an opportunity for an active cultural exchange between national quilting experts,

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    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 6:38 am

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    Posted on March 6, 2015 at 8:29 am

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    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 12:02 pm

    The Music Department at Carson-Newman University is pleased to announce some upcoming recitals in September. All of the recitals are in the Tarr Music Center in Thomas Recital Hall and are free and open to the public: Tuesday, September 9 at 7:30 pm – Faculty Recital – Angela Holder, soprano; Richard Scruggs, saxophone; and Ryan Fogg, piano Tuesday, September 16 – Faculty Recital – Pat Bivens, trombone and euphonium and

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    Posted on August 20, 2014 at 11:13 am

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    Posted on November 20, 2013 at 11:39 am

    Robert Wampler, a native of Morristown, has been awarded the 2013 “People Pillar Award” by Capella Healthcare. The recognition program was established last year to recognize outstanding contributions in each of Capella’s five Pillars by individuals serving at the corporate office. Nominated by their colleagues and supervisors, these individuals show a consistent passion for excellence in Quality, Service, People, Growth or Finance. Wampler is Vice-President – Hospital Operations COO /

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    Posted on November 8, 2013 at 9:11 am

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