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The 10th annual Strawberry Festival promises to be the biggest and best in the event’s history, according to organizers.

10th annual Strawberry Festival promises virtual fortnight of fun

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 11:49 am

The 10th anniversary of the Morristown Strawberry Festival promises to be the biggest in the festival’s history, with two weeks’ worth of activities. The anniversary activities will conclude with the festival ending on Saturday, May 10. The festival will kick off with the Strawberry Queen Pageant on Tuesday, April 29. The pageant will be held at Cherokee Park at 7 p.m. and is presented by the Morristown Civitan Club. On

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  • East to host annual Spring Car Show

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 11:42 am

    Frankie Abel poses with his classic car at a 2011 car show. On Saturday, the Hamblen County Car Club will host a show at East High to benefit the Junior Car Club.

    Normally on the Saturday before Easter, things would be quiet at Morristown-Hamblen High School East in Morristown, since the students and staff take a long weekend break. Things will be anything but quiet tomorrow, however, thanks to the roar of competition car engines in the parking lot. The Spring Car Show to benefit the Jr. Hamblen County Car Club will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, featuring

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  • At the Movies

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 7:32 am

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    A HAUNTED HOUSE 2 Having exorcised the demons of his ex, Malcolm is starting fresh with his new girlfriend and her two children. After moving into their dream home, however, Malcolm is once again plagued by bizarre paranormal events. Rated R. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 1:15, 3:30, 5:30, 7:50 and 10:20. Showing at Carmike Town Crossing 8 in Greeneville at 1:25, 3:45, 6:20 and 9:05.

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National Entertainment


Festivals and Events

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 7:43 am

Editor’s Note: To submit a calendar event, e-mail: ctstate@lcs.net Ongoing JAN. 31-MAY 10 – Abingdon, Va. – Play: “Don’t Cry for Me, Margaret Mitchell” at the Barter Theatre. Hilarious, irreverent and mostly true. It’s 1939, and David O. Selznick has already begun filming “Gone With the Wind” when he realizes his script is a dud. Only the legendary screenwriter Ben Hecht can save the day, but Hecht has never read the book.

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