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Family-friendly event scheduled Saturday, October 27. more

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The secret unit conjured up phony convoys, phantom divisions and make-believe headquarters to fool the enemy about the strength and location of American units during World War II in Europe. more

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Drawn from their own words and actions and supplemented with secondary sources, the play dramatizes the real experiences and lives of four influential Knoxville characters. more

Author and historian will speak about Civil Way battles in East Tennessee. more

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Come early to watch bird banding and release. more

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Share with us your favorite smells, sounds or sights of Spring. 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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When David Cooke started promoting a new program called Grow Appalachia to help people in Appalachian states and counties grow their own healthy produce, some residents were a bit skeptical. more

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Among hundreds of warriors in the Battle of Taliwa in 1755, a young woman and her husband waged this decades-old conflict together. Nanyehi, 17 years old, and her husband, Kingfisher, fought together for the Cherokee. more

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In 2017, contractors began repairing deteriorated areas on the tower’s concrete columns and walls, stabilized support walls at the base of the ramp, and repaired stone masonry. more

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Programs highlight activities in Great Smoky Mountains National Park more

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Stories range from the early country music stars frequenting Harold’s Deli to the 90-year history of fine dining at Regas Restaurant. more

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H. Caitlin Corbitt

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Historic property offers a spectacular view of the City of Knoxville's Festival on the Fourth fireworks. more

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John Ward, renowned sports announcer, dead at 88. more

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The festival runs July 6-7 with 35 music and dance competitions. more

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Prizes include at least $1,000 in cash awards. more

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  • A portrait of Hazel Dickens

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    A portrait of Hazel Dickens

    East Tennessee folk artist Amy Campbell recently left her job as a college art professor to pursue art full time. “It was a scary decision, but I was pretty confident in it,” she reflects. “I just had to do it.”