Lifestyle

Learn DIY décor this fall with virtual courses at Roane State

Looking to get your home photo-ready for the holidays? Courses offered this fall through Roane State’s Workforce Development Department will help you with beautiful DIY décor. Four courses are currently open for registration and will be held on Thursday evenings over Zoom. Available courses include: Fall Décor – Grapevine Wreaths, …

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Bold Isn’t Always Big

Sedum takesimense is on display at the UT Gardens, Jackson. The lovely scalloped foliage helps make this diminutive plant a standout in the landscape. Photo by C. Reese, courtesy UTIA. UT Gardens’ August 2020 Plant of the MonthSubmitted by Carol Reese, UT Extension Western Region horticulturist Green plants are everywhere …

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T. Graham Brown Welcomes Travis Tritt & Doug Gray (The Marshall Tucker Band) As His Guests Remembering Charlie Daniels On August’s Live Wire On SiriusXM’s Prime Country Channel 58 Starting Wednesday, August 5 at 10/9e

With continued airings throughout August, T. Graham Brown’s Live Wire will feature live cuts from artists including Charlie Daniels, Travis Tritt and The Marshall Tucker Band, plus exclusive interviews with Travis Tritt and Doug Gray NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Country hit-maker T. Graham Brown’s LIVE WIRE on SiriusXM’s Prime Country Channel …

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The McKameys release LIVE Like No Other

Arden, North Carolina (July 17, 2020) — Last fall, thousands of fans and industry peers filled the LeConte Centre in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee during the National Quartet Convention to celebrate The McKameys’ more than 60 years of singing, after the legacy Southern Gospel Group announced they’d no longer be touring full time. Now, …

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Park Celebrates 2019 Employee of the Year

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is pleased to announce that Steve Spanyer was chosen as the 2019 Employee of the Year. Recognition of the Employee of the Year has been a tradition in the Smokies since 1984. Although the format of this recognition has changed over time, the park is …

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Roane State employee is ‘mom’ to world-famous canine

Melanie Stanley and her wire haired dachshund, Stewart Douglas Stanley.The dog has become something of a social media celebrity. By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer A Roane State alumnus, now an employee at the community college’s Morgan County campus, is the self-proclaimed “mom” to a dog that’s become something of …

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The McKameys to release CD/DVD, LIVE Like No Other

Arden, North Carolina (June 23, 2020) — Last spring, legacy Southern Gospel artist The McKameys announced they’d no longer be touring full time, and released The Crown, an album that continued to bring their message of faithfulness and the power of the Gospel to the world. In the fall, the National …

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