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PBS’ ‘Wolf Hall’: 16th-Century Powerbroker Makes His Play

Posted on April 8, 2015 at 10:10 am

ASSOCIATED PRESS lynn elber Sure, “Downton Abbey” is easy to love with its romance, high fashion and Ye Olde McMansion. But, PBS’ “Wolf Hall” boasts its own seductive strength, courtesy of a 16th-century powerbroker who would be at ease in “House of Cards” and the dashing English king he serves. Drawn from Hilary Mantel’s pair of award-winning historical novels that follow Thomas Cromwell as he maneuvers his way through the

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  • “Home”

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 9:45 am

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    In “Home,” the latest adventure from DreamWorks Animation, the misfit alien at the center of the movie is called Oh. That’s because “Oh” is everyone’s reaction when this character (voiced by Jim Parsons of “The Big Bang Theory”) makes one of his desperate, over-the-top attempts to fit in and make friends with humans. The film, adapted from Adam Rex’s beloved kids book “The True Meaning of Smekday,” tells the story

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  • ChattState April and May Fine Arts Calendar

    Posted on March 30, 2015 at 4:56 pm

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        As the Humanities and Fine Arts Division at Chattanooga State Community College finishes up the spring semester, they are offering several more musical performances and theatrical productions to end the season. All events are free, open to the public, and presented at the Chattanooga State Humanities Theatre, 4501 Amnciola Highway. Chattanooga State students will display their visual artworks in the Humanities Theatre Gallery beginning April 9 at 5:30

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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

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        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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