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  1. 2017 Synchronous Firefly Viewing DatesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    ... in the parking lot and also for boarding the shuttles, which are provided in partnership with the City of Gatlinburg. The shuttle buses will begin picking up visitors from the Sugarlands Visitor Center RV/bus parking area at 7:00 p.m. The cost will ...

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  2. 23% of Bradley residents are tobacco usersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... community engagement meeting. Montgomery, a senior, discussed her experiences at last summer's FACT Summit in Gatlinburg, which was the first statewide youth tobacco prevention conference. "The most important things I learned was the prevention ...

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  3. Wilderness At The Smokies Announces $1.3 Million In Attractions And Amenities ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... at the Smokies delivers an exciting lodging and entertainment option for families vacationing in the Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg/Sevierville region. Owned and operated by Stand Rock Hospitality, a Wisconsin Dells, Wis. based hotel and hospitality ...

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  4. Volunteers construct walls to help rebuild Gatlinburg homes Read Story Ginna RoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Earlier this week, the Mountain Tough Recovery Team broke ground on the first of 25 new homes being built in Gatlinburg following the November fires. On Saturday, volunteers from across East Tennessee spent hours building walls for those homes in the first-ever community build.

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  5. Civic-minded St. Anne students take actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... than 100,000 forest fires happen each year, destroying many homes and habitats. Just recently, a forest fire in Gatlinburg, Tenn., erupted and destroyed homes, landmarks and habitats of many animals. Since this fire happened, many people are out of ...

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  6. Five months after wildfires, Chalet Village slow to rebuild Read Story Raishad HardnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... architects to design the house plans," he said. Andre Therrien and his wife own eight overnight cabin rentals in Gatlinburg, including six that burned in Chalet Village North and another that burned a short distance away. On Friday, they were among ...

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  7. Tennessees 278th Celebrates 40th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 28 | PressReleasePoint

    ... national emergencies to include Operation Jumpstart, the Nashville floods in 2010, and the recent wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The unit continues to be prepared for any mission required of them. They are currently training to make their third ...

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  8. Gatlinburg man rebuilding home after wildfires, getting closer to moving inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    When the husband and father of two kids realized the home was $140,000 underinsured, he knew rebuilding the home himself was also the only option. He says after insurance, the My People Fund and help from the Red Cross, he will be spending between $60,000 and $70,000 out of pocket.

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  9. Lottery Opens Today For Tickets To View Synchronous Fireflies At Great Smoky Mountains National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | National Parks Traveler

    ... in the parking lot and also for boarding the shuttles, which are provided in partnership with the City of Gatlinburg. The shuttle buses will begin picking up visitors from the Sugarlands Visitor Center RV/bus parking area at 7 p.m. The cost will be ...

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  10. Sevier County businesses gather to discuss post-fire recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Business leaders from Sevier County attended a luncheon Thursday to discuss the recovery effort. Sevierville, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are coming together to let visitors know the Smoky Mountains are still there.

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  11. From small festivals to brick-and-mortarRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | Farragut Press

    ... metal pipe. "This past year, we were able to raise close to $30,000 with our "Smoky Mtn. Strong" t-shirts for the Gatlinburg Relief Fund for fire victims in Sevier County," Dan Wilson said. "We hope the store will allow us to continue to make a ...

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  12. Schaefer town featured artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Farragut Press

    ... items. She and her husband, Bob Schaefer, a master gardener, became interested in gourds while on a trip to Gatlinburg in 1998. "Bob plants the seeds, oversees their growth, harvests them, helps clean them, stores them and later cuts them," she ...

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  13. Gatlinburg wildfire survivor turns 102 Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Ogle-Reece has lived in Gatlinburg her entire life. One of her fondest memories from her younger days is walking on those early mornings to school.

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  14. Gatlinburg Sky Lift one step closer to reopening Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    If all goes according to plan, an iconic part of downtown Gatlinburg should be up and running by Memorial Day weekend. The attraction has gone through an extensive $1.6 million overhaul since last year's wildfires destroyed parts of the ride.

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  15. Lenoir City couple finds beauty in functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Loudon County News

    ... I do honors what the use is. For me I find a lot of satisfaction in that." Ball, who is from Pittsburgh, moved to Gatlinburg in 2002 after graduating high school in Nashville with the goal of earning an apprenticeship making pottery. Qualls began ...

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  16. Boy Scouts honor Sevier County first responders for wildfire effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Boy Scouts and United Way joined together Tuesday night to honor Sevier County first responders for their service during the Gatlinburg wildfires. A special dinner was held at the Gatlinburg Convention Center to give the scouts and members of the community a chance to speak up and say "thank you" for their service for what they did in November.

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  17. Photinus carolinus, a firefly species that flashes synchronouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Daily Times

    ... in the parking lot and also for boarding the shuttles, which are provided in partnership with the City of Gatlinburg. The shuttle buses will begin picking up visitors from the Sugarlands Visitor Center RV/bus parking area at 7 p.m. The cost will be ...

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  18. Non-profit rebuilding 25 homes lost to fire in GatlinburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    It was a big step for rebuilding Gatlinburg Tuesday as the Mountain Tough Recovery Team and Appalachia Service Project broke ground on the first of 25 homes they are helping rebuild after the November wildfires. Glenna Ogle's home is now a bare lot with some not-so-subtle reminders left in the ashes of what happened here almost five months ago.

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  19. Construction Begins on First Home Built as Part of Mountain Tough Recovery Team EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Business Wire

    Members of the Mountain Tough Recovery Team, the Appalachia Service Project and area leaders break ground on a new home for Glenna Ogle in Gatlinburg, Tennessee on Tuesday morning. )--Representatives from the Mountain Tough Recovery Team , the Appalachia Service Project , and various community leaders today broke ground on the first new home constructed in Gatlinburg as recovery efforts from the November 2016 wildfires continue.

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  20. Bill Haslam kicks in $10.65M in extraaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The governor's revised budget plan includes nearly $11 million in extra one-time money to help rebuild Gatlinburg, but that's still short of what some lawmakers were pushing for in recovery funding. A day after Gov. Bill Haslam's IMPROVE Act passed the House, administration officials came before lawmakers to present their revised annual spending plan, which includes $10.65 million in one-time additional funds to help the city recover from the wildfires that ravaged thousands of homes and caused more than $1 billion in damage.

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