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Mississippi Native Donna Tart Wins Pulitzer

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 11:19 am

  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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  • Strahan to Join Good Morning America

    Posted on April 16, 2014 at 11:14 am

    86th Annual Academy Awards - Arrivals

    The former football star and current co-host with Kelly Ripa of “Live With Kelly and Michael” got a red-carpet welcome from the “GMA” team. Anchor Robin Roberts expressed excitement that Strahan will be there “a couple of days a week.” Then the cast presented him with an alarm clock and a huge coffee cup. His brief appearance ended with promises he’ll be back “next week.” Strahan joins Roberts, George Stephanopoulos,

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  • Alma Mater Theater

    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 10:11 am

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    Captain America – The Winter Soldier Rated PG 2 hours 15 minutes Ticket Sales at 6:00 p.m. with movie at 8:00 p.m. April 18, 19 Fri. & Sat. 7pm and  Sunday 3pm Ticket Prices: $6 Adult, $5 Children Tickets go on sale at 6:30pm For more information Call: 592-8222 or go to www.tracycitytheater.com

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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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