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Writers@Work Welcomes Bragg and Weaver

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:16 am

Listening to oral storytelling during his childhood while growing up in the Appalachian foothills of Alabama helped Rick Bragg hone his writing abilities. As a Pulitzer Prize winner for feature writing, a best-selling author, newspaper writer, and current journalism professor at the University of Alabama, Rick Bragg comes to Chattanooga State Community College as its featured author during the award-winning Writers@Work series April 13-17. “My grandfather on my daddy’s side

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  • “The Duff”

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 10:53 am


    Associated Press All teen comedies owe some debt to John Hughes and Amy Heckerling. The milieu of suburban teenage life that they explored decades ago has defined the genre since. The social divisions, the boredom, the dances, the irrepressible awkwardness and the irrational dreaminess of high school students never before seemed so accessible, and so neatly packaged with a perfect soundtrack — even if their scope was rather limited to

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  • “The Last Five Years”

    Posted on February 20, 2015 at 10:15 am


    Associated Press Don’t be surprised if, settling into “The Last Five Years” with your popcorn, you hear a large number of people around you singing rather than crunching. That’s because the stage play it’s based on, a soulful and romantic song cycle by composer Jason Robert Brown, is a cult favorite of musical theater aficionados, not to mention a preferred source of audition songs. Most recently revived off-Broadway in 2013,

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Annual Fog Festival

Posted on February 10, 2015 at 10:18 am

  The Monteagle Mountain Chamber of Commerce announces the annual fog Festival, set for February 13, 14, and 15. Over the weekend, activities, learning opportunities, and open houses. Fog Fest signs will be located outside of each participating business and a complete list of activities will be available at each business location. Many activities are free, others are offered at a discount. Fog Festival Posters include a QR code, so

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  • Chatt State February Fine Arts Calendar

    Posted on February 3, 2015 at 9:45 am


        The Humanities and Fine Arts Division at Chattanooga State Community College is heating up February with several musical performances and theatrical productions. All events are free and open to the public and are presented at the Chattanooga State Humanities Theatre, 4501 Amnciola Highway. Join the Theatre Department on the 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th of February when the always-popular comedic “Friday Night Improv” is presented at 7:30 p.m.

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  • Sweet Treats – Own the Night February 3

    Posted on February 2, 2015 at 9:31 am

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    Own the Night Sequatchie County Extension office is hosting a night of creative inspiration on February 3, at the SVEC community room located in Dunlap beginning at 6:00 p.m. The theme for the evening is Sweet Treats. Karen Marshall, Extension Program Assistant, will share her expertise in creating beautiful chocolates. All participants will have the opportunity to try their hand at creating a chocolate masterpiece. Time will also be devoted

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