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Smolko, former chairman of TWRC and DU official, charged with indecent exposure

Smolko, former chairman of TWRC and DU official, charged with indecent exposure

July 29th, 2013 6:30 pm by Associated Press

A suspect charged with indecent exposure in Germantown last week is a former chairman of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Commission, which is the governing body for the state’s wildlife agency.

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Outdoors
Unaka R&GC jayvee team wins best in state

Unaka R&GC jayvee team wins best in state

July 29th, 2013 6:00 pm by kayla carter, net news service

Junior varsity members of the Unaka Rod & Gun Club won best in the state for skeet shooting at the Tennessee Scholastic Clay Target Program State Championship recently.

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Outdoors
Scarlet Tanager hatchling ' a first' for Tennessee Aquarium

Scarlet Tanager hatchling ' a first' for Tennessee Aquarium

July 28th, 2013 5:00 am by Associated Press

Kevin Calhoon of the Tennessee Aquarium calls the tiny Scarlet Tanager hatchling he's holding in his hands "the most significant bird breeding we’ve ever had at the aquarium."

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Outdoors
Search continues for Tennessee woman who went missing while hiking Appalachian Trail

Search continues for Tennessee woman who went missing while hiking Appalachian Trail

July 27th, 2013 1:22 pm by Associated Press

Crews were continuing their search Saturday for a 66-year-old Tennessee woman who disappeared while hiking the Appalachian Trail in Maine.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Get It In Gear: Zombie Acheron

Get It In Gear: Zombie Acheron

July 26th, 2013 9:14 pm by George Thwaites

The Zombie Acheron may not be very useful in repelling waves of the undead. But who knows? In a pinch it might be just enough knife to keep you alive.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Current is a good thing for fishing on area TVA reservoirs

Current is a good thing for fishing on area TVA reservoirs

July 25th, 2013 5:27 pm by Staff Report

Cooler water and steady current means more active fish and a lively bite. But there is a down side.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Copper fishing lure worth a lot of gold

Copper fishing lure worth a lot of gold

July 24th, 2013 5:38 pm by Brent Frazee, MCT Information Services

Collectors still talk about a 2003 auction, in which a buyer paid $100,000 for a one-of-a-kind 10-inch version of the Haskell Minnow.

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Church Hill blacksmith turns  scrap steel into unique knives

Church Hill blacksmith turns scrap steel into unique knives

July 22nd, 2013 11:02 pm by George Thwaites

CHURCH HILL — If Steven Ball had a hammer, he’d hammer in the morning. He’d hammer in the evening. As a matter of fact, he has a hammer and that’s pretty much what he does with it.

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Xtreme Roan Adventures promises wild time for youngsters

Xtreme Roan Adventures promises wild time for youngsters

July 22nd, 2013 6:15 pm by George Thwaites

A fun-filled naturalist rally designed just for kids will get under way this weekend at Roan Mountain State Park.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Heavy rain hasn't so far washed out area fishing

Heavy rain hasn't so far washed out area fishing

July 19th, 2013 2:00 pm by George Thwaites

So far, it looks like area fishing is holding up better than some of our storm drainage systems.

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