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Feb 10, 2017 8:17 AM Our Favorite Facebook Photos

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Kurt Rheinheimer

Kurt's January 2017 Hikes

Editor Kurt and the Greatest Day Hiker share their January hiking adventures. more

Feb 3, 2017 12:00 AM Kurts Hikes

Ready to see week 132 of our Favorite Facebook photos? Tell us your favorite shot in the comments! more

Jan 27, 2017 7:30 AM Our Favorite Facebook Photos

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Jan 27, 2017 7:30 AM Our Favorite Facebook Photos

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Jan 13, 2017 8:45 AM Our Favorite Facebook Photos

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Jan 6, 2017 7:30 AM Our Favorite Facebook Photos

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Ginny Neil

"To sleep, perchance to dream..." -Shakespeare's "Hamlet" more

Jan 5, 2017 1:16 PM Guest Columnists

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Kurt Rheinheimer

Kurt's December Hikes

Even in cold December weather, Editor Kurt and his wife managed to get in a few good hikes. See where they hiked here. more

Jan 4, 2017 3:20 PM Kurts Hikes

Yes, the Great Smokies are full of strange and curious place-names. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:45 PM Features

One Tennessee mountain town has a penchant for changing its name every few decades. And some folks tend to never give up on the old one(s). more

Jan 3, 2017 4:43 PM Features

The sad tale of 10-year-old Vannie Cook and her disappearance in the mountains lives on in the Smokies. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:41 PM Features

The long-held theory that a hotel had been built around a Trail 0f Tears-era cabin was finally verified as true in 2011. Since then, the cabin has been revealed to have been the home of a Cherokee man named Avery Vann, brother of Chief James Vann. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:40 PM Features 1 Comments

What could the 123-acre former U.S. Navy base become in its new life? A mountain resort? Movie studio? Monastery? Nudist colony? The new owner has not revealed his plans as we go to press. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:31 PM Features

Learn more about how elk are slated to return to WV, and celebrate with us as the beloved Moon Pie turns 100. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:28 PM Country Roads

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Leonard Adkins

Don’t have half a year to hike the full length of the Appalachian Trail? Consider these shorter and distinctive alternatives, able to be hiked in full in a week to a month or so. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:16 PM The Hike

Think you just saw a hummingbird, in this cold weather? It might not be your imagination. more

Jan 3, 2017 4:13 PM Creature Feature

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