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Jack White records songs, releases vinyl in hours

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 2:37 pm

Jack White played his new single “Lazaretto” for a couple of hundred fans on Record Store Day and four hours later a copy of the performance was available on a limited run of vinyl. The singer and guitarist called it the “world’s fastest-released record.” But don’t look for it in the Guinness World Record Book, as White admitted he doesn’t know if anyone else has attempted the feat. The stunt

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  • Pharrell, Gaga to appear at iHeart Radio Awards

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 2:23 pm

    Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton are among the A-listers set to perform at the first iHeartRadio Music Awards. Clear Channel announced Monday that Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran and Arcade Fire will also take the stage at the May 1 awards show in Los Angeles. Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Lorde and Coldplay’s Chris Martin will make appearances. Contenders for artist of the year include Rihanna, Maroon 5, Justin Timberlake, Imagine

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  • Mississippi Native Donna Tart Wins Pulitzer

    Posted on April 16, 2014 at 11:19 am

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      Donna Tartt’s “The Goldfinch,” already among the most popular and celebrated novels of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. One of the country’s top colonial historians, Alan Taylor, has won his second Pulitzer, for “The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War In Virginia.” Annie Baker’s “The Flick” won the Pulitzer for drama, a play set in a movie theater that was called a “thoughtful drama with

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Events

Bulletin Board

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 10:21 am

SAVE THE COKE OVENS – Save the Coke Ovens meet the first Friday of the month at the Coalmont Community Center at 4:30pm. COAL MINER’S MUSEUM – The Coal Miner’s Museum is open by appointment by contacting Lisa Magourik at 931-779-3247 or 779-6739. CLOTHING BANK – Everything is free at the Clothing Bank open every Thursday and Friday 9-noon and every 4th Tuesday from 9-noon at the old GCHS. HOBBS

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  • Civil War Festival and Monument Dedication

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:16 pm

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    On Saturday, April, 19, Cumberland Mountain Rifles Camp 386, Sons of Confederate Veterans, will be dedicating a monument commemorating the 150-year anniversary of the January 20, 1864 Skirmish at Tracy City. In addition to the dedication, Camp 386 will hold their annual Confederate Heritage Festival. The festival will include a classic car cruise-in, cannon firing, an infantry demonstration, a living history campsite, guest speakers, and more. The event will be

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  • Grundy County Democratic Party “Hee Haw” Event

    Posted on February 18, 2014 at 3:35 pm

    Most of y’all remember Kornfield Kounty from the late 60’s to the early 90’s when the popular variety show “Hee Haw” brought musical talent and family fun together for one hour of entertainment. Join us this Saturday night with Grundy County as the backdrop, but with the same family fun and laughs.   The Grundy County Democratic Party “Hee Haw” event will be Saturday, February 22 at 5:00 p.m. (CST) at

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