Looking for a short little day trip? The Powell River Trail in Appalachia can be a quick and fun choice.
Keeping with this year’s theme “Exploring the Spectrum,” all of the speakers do astronomical research in different parts of the electromagnetic spectrum. Come learn about radio, infrared, high energy like gamma and x-rays, and gravity waves.
Cinema under the Stars will feature The Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe on Sept. 7, while a double feature of Nanny McPhee and Hocus Pocus will be shown on Oct. 5.
The $6 million project calls for the construction of a new marina and covered boat docks, a renovated recreation hall into the park’s new headquarters and expanded campsites able to accommodate modern RV trailers and mobile homes.
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency encourages regular hunters to introduce friends and family members (young and old) to the outdoor sport. The day is also an excellent opportunity for people who have not been hunting in a while to be reintroduced to the sport.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos of great blue herons. The photos were taken in Kingsport and submitted by Richard Currie Jr. Our Scrapbook Showcase features a series of related photos from one or more of our talented readers. Share your
Warriors' Path State Park is trying out a new program called "Hiking Adventures," where folks meet at the park, then carpool to a nearby (and lesser-known) hiking location for a strenuous, guided interpretive hike. Last Saturday, 15 hikers
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features butterflies. The photos were taken and submitted by Nancy V. Knight of Kingsport. “After a slow start to the butterfly season, I finally spotted some,” she writes. They include: the Pearl Crescent along the
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features the beautiful Roan Highlands. The photos were taken and submitted by Richard Currie. Rhododendrons, which are the "stars" of the annual Roan Mountain Rhododendron Festival being held this weekend at the state park,
The best advice when dealing with black bears is to leave them alone and give them plenty of space. If you have to scare off a bear, then make a loud noise by banging on something or yelling.
The 23rd Annual Garden Gala, featuring the theme “Bee Happy,” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 1, in Historic Jonesborough.
The Kingsport Splash Pad — located adjacent to the V.O. Dobbins Community Center — is a zero depth aquatic play structure that allows children to play in different types of water environments. It’ll be open this Friday for the summertime.
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency was honored with three awards at the 54th annual Conservation Achievement Awards luncheon hosted by the Tennessee Wildlife Federation.
A nationwide celebration of the great outdoors is taking place this Saturday and you can participate by taking a short drive to Bays Mountain Park, or a slightly longer one just up the road to Natural Tunnel State Park.
These warm late-spring days are just right for new, young animals and plants. Here are a few of these "new arrivals" at Warriors' Path State Park from earlier this month. Thanks to Park Ranger Marty Silver for sharing these wonderful photos with the