Tuesday Aug 19
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Hike Clingmans Dome on Sept. 9
Soak up vistas from the highest peak in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Clingmans Dome, on the September Classic Hike of the Smokies.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ken Burns shares secrets of Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Burns says that there's a great drama to the Smoky Mountains. Creation of the park forced the removal of existing towns and "not everyone wanted to be removed."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Friends of the Smokies telethon raises over $200,000Hayley Benton | 3 hours ago | 59 views
From Friends of the Smokies KODAK, TN - Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park raised $200,250 Thursday through its 20th annual "Friends Across the Mountains" telethon thanks to hundreds of callers, online donations and help from sponsors Dollywood, Mast General Store, Pilot Corporation, and SmartBank.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
10 Best U.S. Train Trips to Take This Fall
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Wed Aug 13, 2014
Top reader photos: Star caves and Colorado kayaking
Top reader photos: Star caves and Colorado kayaking Get your daily dose of Take 5 as we roundup the best reader photos today.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
National Parks Traveler
20th Annual Telethon To Support Great Smoky Mountains National Park Coming Thursday
If you live in the Tennessee-North Carolina area, tune in Thursday night to support Great Smoky Mountains National Park .
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Popular Smokies hiking trail under reconstructionPopular Smokies...
Popular Smokies hiking trail under reconstruction Chimney Tops Trail project nearly done Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/local/tennessee/2014/08/09/popular-smokies-hiking-trail-reconstruction/13835307/ National Park Service trail specialist Tim Warner walks towards the beginning of the Chimney Tops Trail ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
Editorial: Smokies trail project worthwhile Highways and bridges are...
Highways and bridges are not the only features of the nation's infrastructure that need upgrading.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Cleveland Daily Banner
Your Best Shot 8-6-14
ROY WILHOIT shared this photo he took of a black bear up a tree in Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Suspects in McClung Warehouses arson case plead guilty
The two homeless men charged in connection with a February fire that resulted in the destruction of the remaining McClung Warehouses pleaded guilty to arson and aggravated assault charges Monday in a Knoxville courtroom.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Knox County Clerk candidates explain their plans for the office
A man was airlifted to UT Medical Center Monday evening after he fell in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park while hiking.
Smokies' Gunter Trail reopened after landslide
The Gunter Fork Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is back open after a May landslide caused it to be shut down.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Tennessee urges residents to vote early
A company that provides insurance for contractors has given a University of Tennessee, Knoxville, center dedicated to construction safety research $20,000 to continue its work.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
National Parks locations in Murfreesboro and Tennessee are very popular
They are some of Tennessee's most pristine areas, and a new study shows National Parks are not just great places to spend the day but also major drivers of the local economy.