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Business profiles: Eric Gebhart strives to be picture perfect

Business profiles: Eric Gebhart strives to be picture perfect

Business, Lifestyle October 1, 2014 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

It is a bright sunny afternoon in Cades Cove. At the picturesque overlook on the back of the loop road, Eric Gebhart kneels to get just the right angle for a photo he is taking of a bride. The combination of bright sunlight and white dress makes it a hardRead More

Take a hike!

Take a hike!

Lifestyle September 9, 2014 at 9:03 pm Comments are Disabled

The Grapeyard Ridge Trail offers historical landmarks, a train wreck By KATIE MESSER You do not have to be an expert to enjoy some of the 800 miles of hiking trails that run throughout the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP)-the park offers several easy trails for visitors who wantRead More

Warning: Golf Can Be Addictive and Destructive

Warning: Golf Can Be Addictive and Destructive

Arts & Culture, Health, Lifestyle July 24, 2014 at 10:08 pm Comments are Disabled

By Jim Callicott I have a friend named Larry who has a house in Nashville but his home is on the golf course, any golf course. He habitually can be found on the green seven days a week, club in hand. Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow nor darkness ofRead More

Blount County Couple Create Christian Themed Dinner Show

Blount County Couple Create Christian Themed Dinner Show

Arts & Culture, Lifestyle July 24, 2014 at 9:31 pm Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams After a successful career as a home builder, Jess Davis and his wife, Linda, decided to get back to their Christian roots and open a Christian themed dinner theater. The Biblical Times Dinner Theater in Pigeon Forge was the culmination of three years of careful planning andRead More

Rel Maples Unveils New Culinary Classes at Walter State

Rel Maples Unveils New Culinary Classes at Walter State

Health, Lifestyle July 24, 2014 at 4:47 am Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Walters State’s Rel Maples Institute for Culinary Arts will offer classes in baking, Italian cooking, tailgating parties, fresh herbs, party planning, and food photography in the coming fall semester. These one-credit hour classes are open to everyone and for around $200, which includes a $50 ingredient fee.Read More

Rocky Top Sports World

Rocky Top Sports World

Lifestyle July 21, 2014 at 1:05 am Comments are Disabled

by:Louis Garrett Kahl Rocky Top Sports World, the newest sports tournament destination in the country, has just opened in Gatlinburg, located on 80 acres off of Highway 321. The City of Gatlinburg and Sevier County came together to help finance this $200 million dollar facility, with Gatlinburg funding 70% ofRead More

Sable Now Open in Pigeon Forge

Sable Now Open in Pigeon Forge

Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Local News May 7, 2014 at 11:15 pm Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams The new Pigeon Forge Theater, Sable is one of the most innovative shows ever to open, it is now captivating audiences in the Smoky Mountains. Sable, which is French for sand, combines the majesty of equestrian showmanship with the beauty of sand art performed by a sand artist.Read More