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  1. Clients of Brookhaven Retreat visited the Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center July 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | PRWeb

    Brookhaven Retreat LLC, a unique residential treatment facility exclusively for women with mental health and/or substance abuse issues, hosted a therapeutic outing to the Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center in Townsend, TN July 11. Brookhaven Retreat LLC, a unique residential treatment facility exclusively for women with emotional and mental health challenges, and/or substance abuse issues recently hosted a therapeutic outing to the Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center in Townsend, TN July 11. Clients of Brookhaven Retreat, which helps women overcome depression, trauma, anxiety, personality disorders, and substance dependence, among other diagnoses, participated in a celebration of the cultural heritage of East Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountain region.

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  2. Townsend authorities stress water safety after high water levels from stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Authorities are stressing water safety after high water levels on Little River Wednesday afternoon led to one rescue and several troubled tubers in Townsend. The high amount of rainfall means high water levels which caused trouble for a few people.

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  3. Orphaned bear cub rescued from east Tennessee riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    An east Tennessee man has been credited with saving the life of a bear cub in Townsend, Tennessee this week. Danny Allen is a river guide on the Nolichucky River with USA Raft Company and was on the river when a bear cub swam up to his raft.

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  4. Orphaned bear cub rescued from Tennessee riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    An east Tennessee man has been credited with saving the life of a bear cub in Townsend, Tennessee this week. Danny Allen is a river guide on the Nolichucky River with USA Raft Company and was on the river when a bear cub swam up to his raft.

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  5. Orphaned bear cub rescued from Nolichucky RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    An east Tennessee man has been credited with saving the life of a bear cub in Townsend, Tennessee this week. Danny Allen is a river guide on the Nolichucky River with USA Raft Company and was on the river when a bear cub swam up to his raft.

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  6. A Tennessee rafter rescues a baby bearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Examiner.com

    ... for a black bear. WJHL TV reports that the bear was brought to USA Rafts in Erwin where Appalachian Bear Rescue in Townsend, Tennessee, was called. The vets say that the little bear is doing better, but was "extremely dehydrated and lethargic." ...

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  7. Lucille Lee KellyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Born in Mt. Vernon on Oct. 26, 1919, she grew up in Townsend. She was a retired elementary school librarian and married to the Rev. John E. Kelly, a retired Church of God minister. They ...

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  8. 4th of July events planned around East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... free food, a high energy outdoor worship service and fireworks by Pyro Shows. The event runs from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Townsend is hosting a 4th of July Celebration and Fireworks from 9 to 10 p.m. located next to Highland Manor Inn, 7766 E. Lamar ...

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  9. Bike Elf encourages kids to earn refurbished bicyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... at 4 June 17, 2015 Bike Elf plans to distribute 100 bicycles by the end of the year. http://www.bike-elf.org/ (WBIR-Townsend) Seven children in Maryville have earned a fun reward: bicycles. Thursday morning they will be part of the official ...

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  10. Native American Flute player shares talent with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... winning artist Randy McGinnis. It meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at the Smoky Mountain Heritage Cente r in Townsend. It starts at 10:00 and ends anywhere between noon and 2:00. No dues, everyone is welcome. A Native American Flute Circle is ...

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  11. Native American Flute player shares talent with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... winning artist Randy McGinnis. It meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at the Smoky Mountain Heritage Cente r in Townsend. It starts at 10:00 and ends anywhere between noon and 2:00. No dues, everyone is welcome. A Native American Flute Circle is ...

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  12. Snake that bit student at Tremont may have been copperheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 23 varieties of snakes found in East Tennessee. Only 2 are venomous: the timber rattlesnake and copperhead. (WBIR-Townsend) A student at the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont was bitten by a snake on a hike Tuesday morning. According to a ...

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  13. 'Hops for Hope' uses craft beer to raise money for abused childrenRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... r through advocacy information, education and support groups." Hops for Hope will be held May 1 at The Lily Barn in Townsend, Tenn. from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

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  14. EAGLE, Barbara SueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice EAGLE , Barbara Sue Age 74, passed away peacefully at her residence on Saturday, April 18th, 2015 in Townsend, TN. She was born on October 22nd, 1940 and she was preceded in death by her parents, Ruby Turner and Cecil Hughes, 1 brother, Charles Hughes and 1 step-son Mark Chrowl.

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  15. Bike Bash Returning To Townsend April 25Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... starts and ends at the Apple Valley Country Stores and CafA , located at 7140 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway in Townsend. A post-event party will include a deejay, hickory smoked bar-b-que and a beer garden on site. Presenting the event this year ...

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  16. Ridgeway and Bonnie BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Two baby bears are recovering in Townsend after being rescued in North Carolina. The 10-week-old cubs were found abandoned on the side of the Blue Ridge Parkway and were brought to Blount County non-profit Appalachian Bear Rescue on Saturday.

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  17. Music Of The Mountains Festival Coming To Great Smoky Mountains National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    ... of Celtic music by Four Leaf Peat on Friday, April 17, at 7 p.m. at the Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center in Townsend, Tennessee. General admission is $5. "Music of the Mountains" continues on Saturday, kicking off National Park Week in style, ...

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  18. Whiteoak Sink area reopens after closure toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Whiteoak Sink area reopens after closure to protect bats Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials are reopening the Whiteoak Sink area but only on a limited basis. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1aj2R0N The Whiteoak Sink area is halfway between Townsend and Cades Cove and is a popular sport for hikers along with hibernating bats.

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  19. Officials Expect MLK Boulevard Mural To Be Big Draw; Artist Apprentices To Be Hired For ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... it is expected to be in place on three sides of the AT&T Building (all but the back) by the end of the year. Peggy Townsend, who directs the city's public art program, said Ms. Saligman will be coming here to listen to members of the community on ...

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  20. Smokies reopens Whiteoak Sink but is still protecting batsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1CuDySx The Whiteoak Sink area, located about halfway between Townsend and Cades Cove, is a popular spot for hikers, but also for hibernating bats. It's been been closed since September due to a ...

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