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The infamous Bonnaroo arch is pictured here at night during the 2011 festival.   -Bonnaroo photo by Adam Macchia

Live Nation assumes controlling interest in Bonnaroo festival; also owns share of Bonnaroo property

Posted on April 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Live Nation Entertainment and Bonnaroo’s founding partners, Superfly Presents and AC Entertainment, have announced the completion of a new partnership, through which Live Nation assumes a controlling interest in the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. “The addition of Bonnaroo builds on Live Nation Entertainment’s world leading festival portfolio of over 60 marquee festivals such as: Austin City Limits Music Festival, Lollapalooza, Reading, Leeds, T in the Park, Electric Daisy Carnival, 

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  • Tuesday last day to buy tickets for Coffee County Children’s Advocacy Center fundraiser

    Posted on April 7, 2015 at 8:04 am

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    A fundraiser to help keep the Coffee County Children’s Advocacy Center open to aid children of abuse will be held Friday, April 10, at the Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center in Manchester. This year the annual event will feature the band “Escape” from Columbia with vocalist KC — (Karen Czajka) – to entertain with an evening of music and dancing titled “A Groovy Party With a Purpose,” according to Joyce Prusak,

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  • Walgreens, senior center team up for senior-grandchild dance

    Posted on March 13, 2015 at 11:22 am

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    Manchester Walgreens and the Coffee County Senior Center are teaming up to host a dance for seniors and their children from 6-8 p.m. Friday night. Tickets are $2 and will be available at the door of the senior center, located at 603 Woodbury Highway in Manchester. The dance is designed for seniors and their grandchildren, great-grandchildren and/or other young relatives. “We saw this as an opportunity to raise money for

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The Manchester Walgreens store, 806 McArthur St., is currently accepting food donations for veter-ans that will be donated to the local Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter and The Fisher House in Murfreesboro. Pictured are Walgreens assistant manager Rebecca French and manager Trey Gooch. Donations will be accepted through Friday, May 1. (Staff photo by Josh Peterson)

Manchester Walgreens accepting food donations for vets; will provide health screenings, breakfast Saturday

Posted on April 28, 2015 at 2:08 pm

The Manchester Walgreens, in conjunction with other Walgreens stores in the area, is participating in an event to benefit the local Veterans of Foreign Wars and The Fisher House of Murfreesboro that will culminate in an omelet breakfast and health screenings Saturday, May 2. Walgreens stores in Manchester, Tullahoma, Decherd and McMinnville currently have food drop boxes in their stores to donate to the organizations to be used throughout the

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  • Live Nation assumes controlling interest in Bonnaroo festival; also owns share of Bonnaroo property

    Posted on April 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    The infamous Bonnaroo arch is pictured here at night during the 2011 festival.   -Bonnaroo photo by Adam Macchia

    Live Nation Entertainment and Bonnaroo’s founding partners, Superfly Presents and AC Entertainment, have announced the completion of a new partnership, through which Live Nation assumes a controlling interest in the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. “The addition of Bonnaroo builds on Live Nation Entertainment’s world leading festival portfolio of over 60 marquee festivals such as: Austin City Limits Music Festival, Lollapalooza, Reading, Leeds, T in the Park, Electric Daisy Carnival, 

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  • New Coffee County Jail open house is Saturday

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 10:10 am

    Coffee County Sheriff's Department captain Frank Watkins (left) and Sheriff Steve Graves pose in front of the new Coffee County Jail. (Staff photo by Chris Barstad)

    The Coffee County Sheriff’s Department will host an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new jail on Saturday, April 25, and the public is invited. Doors will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. The state-of-the-art, 400-bed facility is located at 3176 Hillsboro Highway in Manchester. The ribbon cutting ceremony is expected to start around 1:15 p.m. and feature a host of current and former officials who took part

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