Most outdoor enthusiasts in our area have been to Laurel Fork Falls, perhaps the most visited cataract in upper East Tennessee and a rite of passage for local hikers, as well as destination to take relatives and visitors when they come to our
Oct 15, 2017 at 6:00 AM
"We're happy it's down, it's level. It's exactly where we wanted it," said Carter Warden, one of the Gray Quarry's five owners.
Beth Dillow has been tending to the ducks that live at the convergence of Little Limestone Creek, Barkley Branch and the pond on the Lost State Scenic Trail in Jonesborough for nearly eight years.
Backpacking discussion to be held Saturday at Buffalo Mountain Park
Milligan preview day slated for Friday
With the process for a federally designated National Recreation Area taking longer than expected, economic development officials are now planning a branding and marketing campaign to advertise the region’s natural resources to potential employers and tourists.
South Central Ruritan, 2636 Tenn. Highway 107, Chuckey, will host its first turkey shoot of the season Friday, Oct. 6, from 6-8 p.m.
High Falls is a strapping spiller on Shavers Fork of the Cheat River in wild, wonderful West Virginia. The big water cataract is reached by a scenic yet unusual waterfall hike. The there-and-back hike is 7.6 miles, 3.8 miles each way. High Falls
Oct 1, 2017 at 9:00 AM
Sometimes, bingo and trivia are the way to go.
The motto for Everplay Tri-Cities is "Play sports, Make Friends, Have fun."
Just over the North Carolina side of the mountains — near the Rocky Fork tract in Unicoi County and Greene County — lies a trail network known as Shelton Laurel Backcountry. This network links to trails in Tennessee’s Cherokee National Forest and
Sep 17, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Hanging Rock is an outcrop standing at 3,810 feet atop Peters Mountain in Monroe County, West Virginia. This natural stone promontory allows for incredible views southeasterly into the Potts Creek valley and onward over the waves of mountains
Sep 10, 2017 at 8:00 AM
The stars aligned for the women of the Old Town Quilt Guild, looking for a group project for their fabric talents. Last year, the guild’s 50-plus members decided to make and sell a quilt for a local charity.
Do you like waterfalls? Do you crave wilderness? Are you ready to enter the back of beyond where you can leave the rush-rush world behind? In that case, make a trip to Squibb Creek Falls, located right here in upper East Tennessee. Early
Sep 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM
The push is on to preserve a (mostly) pristine section of the Nolichucky River as it plunges from North Carolina into Tennessee, providing visitors with outdoor recreation opportunities and padding local governments’ budgets with tourism dollars.