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"Memphis Love of Music Contest"

"Memphis Love of Music Contest"

Enter now for your chance to show off your musical know-how and win 2 tickets to see Memphis, a roof-raising rock'n'roll musical, at the Tennessee Theater on December 16th.

For your chance to win, all you need to do is submit a 150 character or less essay on how music has impacted your life.

All entries must be received by December 1st.

The winner will receive 2 tickets to see Memphis at the Tennessee Theater.

MAKE THIS: Yumm-tastic Pumpkin Fluff Dip

MAKE THIS: Yumm-tastic Pumpkin Fluff Dip

Ingredients:

1- 8 oz container of low fat whipped cream

1- 5.1 oz package of vanilla instant pudding mix

1- 15 oz can of pumpkin

1- ½ teaspoon of pumpkin pie spice

Directions:

In a large bowl, mix the canned pumpkin and whipped cream. Stir in the pudding mix and pumpkin pie spice. Refrigerate until serving. Serve with graham crackers or apples.

E. coli that sickened 9 kids confirmed at local farm

The Tennessee Department of Health issued a statement on Thursday following an on-site inspection of McBee Dairy Farm, laboratory analysis and interviews with close to 90 households that purchased milk from the farm.

Previous: Dairy farm linked to E. coli cases cleared to resume operations

Sneak peak at Dollywood's new FireChaser Express

Dollywood unveiled the lead coach for its new roller coaster, the FireChaser Express, on Tuesday at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo 2013.

FireChaser Express riders will race down the tracks aboard red fire trains themed after those used to battle fire emergencies in the Smoky Mountains decades ago.

The new roller coaster opens in March.

Dollywood first announced the new ride in August. It's part of a $300-million dollar investment over the next ten years which also includes a new resort and 2500 new jobs.

4 arrested after armed robbery, chase

Four people are behind bars Monday, after police say they robbed a Sevierville business at gunpoint, then led officers on a chase.

Sevierville Police say the robbery happened a little before noon at a business on Winfield Dunn Parkway. Two men went into the store and one pulled out a handgun, pointed it at the worker's head, and demanded money from the register.

Smokies officials respond to concerns over euthanized elk

Last week, Asheville photographer James York shared his story of the day he was sitting on the side of the road in Cataloochee taking photos when the young male elk approached him and began head butting him. Another photographer video taped the entire encounter, and posted it on YouTube. York wasn't hurt, and laughed about the experience and joked about the wonderful photos he was able to snap.

Thanksgiving Day meal costs a little less than predicted

Whether you're the kind who goes prepared with a list or a last minute shopper, Americans will soon be packing grocery stores to get ready for Thanksgiving dinner.

According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, the average cost of a Thanksgiving Day meal for a family of 10 is $49.04. Last year's average, according to the AFBF, was $49.48.

The study states volunteer shoppers looked for the best possible prices without taking advantage of special promotional coupons or purchase deals.