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Blue Ridge Parkway in the snow

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The vehicle crossed into the other lane in a curve and hit a vehicle coming the other direction. more

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Clingmans Dome Visitor Center sits at an elevation of 6,300 feet, half-mile from the observation tower atop Clingmans Dome. more

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Santa rappels down the Chimney at Chimney Rock Park. more

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The production features returning Flat Rock favorites Paige Posey as Amanda and Scott Treadway as Tom. more

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All campgrounds on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia and North Carolina are under a mandatory evacuation order. more

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The festival, hosted by Burnsville brewery Homeplace Beer Co., will take place September 29 at the Nu Wray Inn and along South Main Street. more

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The 38th Annual Heritage Weekend will be held September 15-16 at the Blue Ridge Parkway’s Folk Art Center in east Asheville. more

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Asheville native Kiffin Rockwell was part of the American volunteer aviation unit known as the Lafayette Escadrille, and was the first American to shoot down an enemy aircraft in combat. more

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Share with us your favorite smells, sounds or sights of Spring. more

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Heavy rains from subtropical storm Alberto caused a portion of the road leading into the park and a retaining wall on the upper parking lot to collapse. more

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Author will read from 'Willa of the Wood' during two special events in Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Saturday, Aug. 11. more

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Programs highlight activities in Great Smoky Mountains National Park more

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The show features works by crafters who creatively explore the art of the figure. more

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Colorful quilts, intricate woodcarvings, jewelry made with local gemstones, woven baskets, metalwork crafted by blacksmiths, furniture, and pottery vessels in all shapes and sizes fill the booths along Main Street in Burnsville, North Carolina. more

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Artists share stories and processes in the glass medium. more

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Pilot Mountain became North Carolina's 14th state park in 1968, due in large part to the efforts of a group of local citizens. more

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Tony McManus will appear at the Ebbs Chapel Performing Arts Center on Sunday, July 22. more

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