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New museum marks the “Birthplace of Country Music”

In this Sept. 21, 2014 photo, a large sign spans State Street dividing Virginia and Tennessee in downtown Bristol, Va. The sounds of some of the earliest country music recordings are filling a new museum. But the Birthplace of Country Music Museum is not located in Nashville. Instead, it’s in Bristol, a small town on the Tennessee-Virginia line. The museum aims to tell the story of the Bristol Sessions, a series of historic recording sessions that took place here in 1927 and helped spread what was then known as “hillbilly music” to the rest of the country. (AP Photo/Jeff Martin).

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) — The sounds of some of the earliest country music recordings are filling a new museum.

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Wisniewski goal, assist lifts Jackets over Preds

Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Curtis McElhinney (30) blocks a shot against the Nashville Predators in the second period of a preseason NHL hockey game Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. McElhinney shut out the Predators 3-0. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — James Wisniewski had a goal and assist to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-0 preseason victory over the Nashville Predators on Monday night.

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