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The Talleys to release final album, The Music Goes On

Arden, North Carolina (March 6, 2020) — After years of writing, singing and producing music that propelled them to be one of the most recognized acts in Southern Gospel, The Talleys are bringing their performing career to a close with one last collection aptly titled, The Music Goes On. The album …

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The Delicate Water Lily: A Rose by Another Name?

Genome Duplication Event May Have Contributed to Floral Scent Biosynthesis and Other Traits of Early-diverged Flowering Plants Water lily in UT Gardens, Knoxville by G. Clemons web KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A new study published in Nature reports the 409-megabase genome sequence of the blue-petal water lily (Nymphaea colorata). The conclusion …

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LAUREL WILT DISEASE DETECTED ON TENNESSEE SASSAFRAS TREES

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) is advising forest landowners to monitor their sassafras trees after detecting laurel wilt disease in Dickson and Montgomery Counties. Laurel wilt is a fungal disease caused by an invasive pathogen, Raffaelea lauricola, which can affect a range of plants in the Lauraceae …

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TENNESSEE FARMS OFFER UNLIMITED FALL FUN

NASHVILLE — Autumn fun is here! From pumpkin-picking to fall birthday celebrations, agritourism destinations are sure to create a lifetime of memories for the whole family. If you are looking for the perfect adventure this season, you’re in luck. Many pick-your-own pumpkin patches are already open, and most operations will …

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Community Wellness Fair in Oak Ridge today

The City of Oak Ridge Wellness Committee and Oak Ridge Schools Coordinated School Health both teamed up today to host the Community Wellness Fair. The event held earlier today from 11:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. was in the Oak Ridge Civic Center.  Admission was free and several hundred came out.  Demonstrations, informational booths and …

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