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The Smash Hit vocal competition will be held during intermissions at Nashville Predators home games this season. The auditions will be held at Honky Tonk Central on March 2 from 2-4 p.m.
Contestants are selected through internet submissions as well as live auditions at various events at Bridgestone Arena. Once the contestant bracket is filled, vocalists will compete head-to-head on the Ford Band Stage during Preds home games.
Fans in attendance will submit their votes via text immediately following the performance and the winner will move on to the next step of the competition.
Go to FOX LINKS on the side of the page at fox17.com for more information.
Friday, March 1 2013, 07:52 AM CST
Body found in Percy Priest Lake
May 25, 2013 20:14 GMT
SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say a body has been found in Percy Priest Lake in Middle Tennessee.
WSMV-TV (http://bit.ly/16gYKys) reports officials with Metro Police, the Office of Emergency Management and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency were at the scene Saturday at Hole In The Wall Island. The body was reported to authorities about 11 a.m.
TWRA officials say they believe the deceased man is a boater who disappeared in the lake two weeks ago.
Police said the agencies coordinated with each other to get a boat in the water and recover the body.
Information from: WSMV-TV, http://www.wsmv.com/
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