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The mansion at Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede set to come down as preparations begin for new-look show in 2015.

Dixie Stampede aims to improve set, atmosphere for 2015

Posted on January 24, 2015 at 11:01 pm

  The 28th season of Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede promises to be the most exciting and unique yet, as all-new sights and sounds will create an atmosphere unlike any other. “I want to dazzle our guests in 2015 with a completely new atmosphere,” said Dolly Parton. “My team is hard at work creating a new set, powerful new music, lots of amazing special effects and a few other surprises.” The

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  • Tusculum College to host ‘Lincoln at Gettysburg’ program Sunday, Feb. 1

    Posted on January 23, 2015 at 10:41 am

    “Lincoln at Gettysburg” with Chris Small and local vocalists will explore the 16th president’s most famous speech in a program on Sunday, Feb. 1, at Tusculum College.

    GREENEVILLE – “What does it all mean?” At the height of the Civil War, a broken nation and its President were grappling with that question as Abraham Lincoln prepared to give a brief dedicatory speech for a new soldier’s cemetery at Gettysburg. Lincoln’s contemplations that led to his most famous speech will be explored in “Lincoln at Gettysburg” on Sunday, Feb. 1. The program will begin at 2 p.m. in

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  • At the Movies

    Posted on January 23, 2015 at 8:45 am

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    AMERICAN SNIPER Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle’s pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, though, Chris finds that it is the war he can’t leave behind. Rated R. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 12:25, 4:00, 7:10 and 10:20. Showing at CarmikeTown Crossing 8 in Greeneville at 12:40,

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National Entertainment

Events

East High to hold winter concert Monday

Posted on December 14, 2014 at 12:49 am

  The Morristown East Music Department will have its annual Winter Concert on Dec. 15 at Manley Baptist Church in Morristown at 7:30 p.m. There is no admission charge for the one hour musical presentation. The concert will feature nearly 200 Morristown East students participating in a variety of selections including holiday favorites and sacred music. This joint effort of the bands and choirs at East has taken place many

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  • Festivals and Events

    Posted on May 2, 2014 at 7:32 am

    Editor’s Note: To submit a calendar event, e-mail: ctstate@lcs.net MAY 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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