Ashley Norman is the daughter of the Rev. Jim and Samantha Norman in Mountain City, Tenn. A 14-year-old ninth-grade home-schooler, she has studied dance for nine years at the Ballet Arts Academy in Bristol, Va.
Jim Counts didn't have plans for a second book.
The Barter Theatre's truly magnificent production of "Evita," as hard as it might be to imagine by those who've seen it, has some really serious competition for best show of the year just across Lee Highway where "The Who'
Blue Ridge Country magazine readers recently chose Johnson City photographer, J. Scott Graham, as a winner among the publication's Best of the Blue Ridge Awards for 2008.
The sculpture issued from the hands of a leading Italian artist, was praised by Italy's president and labeled a "divine piece" in art circles.
More than once, folks have made comparisons between Savannah Arwood and the semi-fictional character, June Tolliver, she plays in "Trail of the Lonesome Pine."
A group of teenagers studying the wordplay and emotion behind the art of songwriting stopped by a burger joint Wednesday to pick up some vibes from country music legend Hank Williams.
Karen Sabo wanted to know more about the Robert E. Lee Motel after reading last week's column.
Barter Theatre's big musical of the season is "Evita." Tim Rice's and Andrew Lloyd Webber's spectacular story is about the rise and fall of Eva Duarte Per?n, the Argentine actress who purveyed her sexuality and charisma into near-