Month: July 2016

by Andyb – Daily Post Athenian Meigs County is among 29 Tennessee communities to receive a portion of nearly $1 million of state dollars to enhance tourism infrastructure. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development …

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by Marcia Davis – Go Knoxville In the hours and days after Morton Massey of Knoxville reported several rare and unusual wading birds on eBird on July 13, many birders arrived at Gupton Wetlands (part of Swan Pond Recreation Area …

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WATE 6 On Your Side staff ROCKY TOP (WATE) – To commemorate the 80th birthday of Norris Dam, TVA’s first hydroelectric project, TVA is offering offering tours of Norris Dam’s powerhouse, sponsoring a race, presenting displays (including a TVA transmission …

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By Christopher Hall The final rankings for the 2015-2016 season were recently released and Bryan College Lion Anglers finished at no. 6 in the nation on the Cabela’s Association of Collegiate Anglers School of the Year rankings. It was a …

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