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C-N to host Christmas Tree Lighting Service

Posted on November 21, 2014 at 12:34 pm

Carson-Newman University will usher in the Christmas season with an outdoor Tree Lighting Service on Tuesday, Dec. 2. An enduring community tradition, the 6 p.m. event marks the beginning of the Advent season through song and candlelight. It is free and open to the public. “There is no greater news than the Good News of God’s grace and redemption through Jesus Christ,” said Dr. Jeremy Buckner, chair of the University’s

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  • At the Movies

    Posted on November 21, 2014 at 9:10 am

    Empty Movie Theater

    THE BEST OF ME A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown. Rated PG13. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 7:05 and 9:55. BEYOND THE LIGHTS A talented musician on the brink of super stardom struggles with the pressure of her new-found success. Rated PG13. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 11:40, 2:25,

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  • Rock City’s Enchanted Garden of Lights

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 12:08 pm

    LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Georgia — Rock City’s annual Enchanted Garden of Lights prepares for its 20th anniversary season which begins Friday, Nov. 21. Enhancements and new characters await guests nightly from 6 to 9 p.m. through Jan. 3. New scenes include The Dancing Forest where lighted trees dance to holiday music, as well as a 26-foot Christmas tree featuring a celebration in lights set to sounds of the season. Guests can

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  • Tusculum’s Doak House Museum prepping for Christmas

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 12:06 pm

    The Doak House Museum will celebrate the holidays with a Christmas Open House on Saturday, Dec. 6, and offer its popular “Gingerbread and Storytelling” children’s program through Thursday, Dec. 18.

    GREENEVILLE – The Doak House Museum is preparing to celebrate the holidays with a Christmas Open House on Dec. 6 and with its popular children’s program, “Storytelling and Gingerbread” through Dec. 18. An open house will be held at the museum on the Tusculum College campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6. Free tours of the museum will be provided along with refreshments, crafts and games

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  • At the Movies

    Posted on November 14, 2014 at 7:02 am

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    ALEXANDER & THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY Alexander wakes up with gum in his hair and things just get worse as his day progresses. Rated PG. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 5:20. THE BEST OF ME A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown. Rated PG13. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College

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  • WSCC bluegrass band to perform Friday

    Posted on November 13, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    Walters State’s High Lonesome Senate bluegrass band will make its debut performance this Friday at Bellamy’s Bluegrass in Surgoinsville. From left are Chippy McLain, head of the college’s English department, and students Kinsley Graves, Spencer Graves, Brittany Smith and Gabe Love.

    Walters State’s High Lonesome Senate bluegrass band will make its debut performance this Friday, Nov. 14, at Bellamy’s Bluegrass in Surgoinsville. Dennis Cove will also be appearing that night. The show starts at 7 p.m. and the cost is $5. The band is part of the college’s Folklife Club, with Kinsley Graves on guitar, Spencer Graves on bass, Gabe Love on banjo, Brittany Smith on mandolin and advisor Chippy McLain

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  • Tusculum to present “Addams Family”

    Posted on November 7, 2014 at 11:15 am

    Erin Hensley-Schultz (Morticia) practices a dance with the Addams Family Ancestors during a rehearsal of The Addams Family musical that Theatre-at-Tusculum is bringing to the stage for the first time in East Tennessee later this month. From left are Angie Willis, Austin Bird, Josh Beddingfield, Hensley-Schultz, Charlene Kight, Laura Berry, Zach Gass (partially hidden) and Toni Bates.

    GREENEVILLE – They’re spooky, a bit kooky and they’re coming to the stage soon in Northeast Tennessee. Theatre-at-Tusculum is presenting “The Addams Family,” the first time the Broadway-award winning musical has been staged in East Tennessee. The musical, based on the beloved Charles Addams’ cartoons, will be presented  at 7 p.m. on Nov. 14-15, 20-22 and 2 p.m. on Nov. 16 and 23 in the auditorium of the Annie Hogan

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