Werewolf moon

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Fifty years ago, the Apollo 11 mission landed and Commander Neil Armstrong became the first person to step onto the surface of the moon.  On Jan. 21, 2019, we earthlings …

PBS to showcase Burns’ ‘Country Music’

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Opportunities are knocking around the Knoxville arts scene.
Locals can see a special preview of the new Ken Burns documentary series, “Country Music,” from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at the …

It’s Shakespeare time in Tennessee!

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It’s a weekend of firsts and lasts on the local theater scene.
Tonight launches the Tennessee Stage Company’s 29th season of Shakespeare on the Square with “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The …

A study in red, white and blue

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This Fourth of July week, it seems appropriate to show the red, white and blue. We were traveling through the Chicago airport and I noticed these American Airlines tails. I …

Wave the flag with the KSO

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Possibly the biggest – and loudest – concert of the year will be tonight’s free Knoxville Symphony Orchestra show at the Festival on the Fourth on the Performance Lawn at …

George lends his head for awesome Abe image

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This photograph of Mount Rushmore’s Abraham Lincoln remains one of my favorite images. It was taken from the top of George Washington’s head, which shows just a little at the …