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Grandfather Mountain Highland Games 2015 winners announced

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games 2015 winners announced

July 13th, 2015 1:30 pm by Community Contributor

After a neck-and-neck battle, defending champion Eric Frasure won the heavy athletics competition at the 60th annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, setting a new Games record in the process.

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Community Outdoors
'Fish to Your Heart's Content' in the Heart of Appalachia

'Fish to Your Heart's Content' in the Heart of Appalachia

July 12th, 2015 3:30 pm by Community contributor

The Heart of Appalachia Tourism Authority (HOA) has launched a new marketing initiative called Fish to Your Heart's Content, designed to attract a new tourism demographic to the region.

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Farm and Garden photo gallery

July 11th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Frog baits all the rage during midsummer small pond bass frenzy

Frog baits all the rage during midsummer small pond bass frenzy

July 10th, 2015 6:36 pm by George Thwaites

"We've got lots of them. Small farm ponds, old strip jobs and stuff. Lately they've been catching some really good fish out of them," said Rod Colyer, who speculated that the healthy rainfall the region has received probably hasn't hurt these small-scale

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Community Photos Sunday Stories Outdoors

Scrapbook Showcase: Home Sweet Home

July 9th, 2015 4:30 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Don Cannoy. To share your photos for Sunday Scrapbook or our Scrapbook Showcase, email them to us at sundayscrapbook@timesnews.net.

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Week at Camp Davy Crockett serves up 'a lifetime of fun'

July 4th, 2015 2:30 pm by Collin Brooks

Tucked away in the beautiful rolling mountains of East Tennessee, on eight miles of Cherokee Lake shoreline, sits a place for young men to be molded into better citizens.

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Community Photos TriCityMom Outdoors

Farm and Garden photo gallery

July 4th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

The response we got to our call out for garden photos was phenomenal! We will feature more of the photos on the Farm and Garden page over the next few weeks as well as posting the photos in web galleries at timesnews.net.

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Community Sports Live Photos Outdoors

Catch of the Week: June 25-July 1

July 3rd, 2015 4:00 pm by Staff Report

You keep reeling them in and we'll keep showing them off! Although the contest has ended, we still invite you to share your Catch of the Week every week at outdoors@timesnews.net

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Local News Outdoors
TVA to close to boat traffic in immediate area of Boone Dam

TVA to close to boat traffic in immediate area of Boone Dam

July 1st, 2015 2:15 pm by Contributed

The closure is necessary to ensure the safety of boaters and workers as TVA continues infrastructure improvements in preparation for future repair work at the dam.

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D-B students get hooked on fly fishing

D-B students get hooked on fly fishing

June 30th, 2015 2:45 pm by Laura Boggan, Community Contributor

Many people are hooked on fly fishing. Now, thanks to a unique class, a group of students at Dobyns-Bennett High School are among those intrigued with the popular sport.

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