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The Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness provides a sampler of the ruggedness and the views.

Bill Hodge

From the Editor: Wilderness!

As the act that created our mountain wild places celebrates its 50th anniversary, it’s time to explore one. more »

Apr 1, 2014 Editor's Column Archive

Wayne Winkler: “There are still a great many possibilities open for exploration.”

Kurt Rheinheimer

Melungeon Mystery Solved? Or Opened to Further Exploration?

Twenty years ago, this magazine introduced the work of Brent Kennedy on his heritage as a Melungeon. The specifics of that research and a recent DNA study do several things, not the least of which is renewing and deepening interest in who we are... more »

Aug 1, 2012 Editor's Column Archive (1 Comments)

Melungeon Mystery - DNA Study

A DNA Study considering Melungeon ethnicity. more »

Jul 1, 2012 Editor's Column Archive

Melungeon Mystery - A Letter to Blue Ridge Country from 1992

Here's a letter sent to Blue Ridge Country in 1992 on the Melungeon subject. more »

Jul 1, 2012 Editor's Column Archive

Melungeon Mystery - Associated Press Article

Associated Press Article tackles the Melungeon Mystery more »

Jul 1, 2012 Editor's Column Archive

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