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  1. First ever farmers market opens in Carter CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WCYB

    Farmers and crafters from across the region set-up in Roan Mountain to sell their goods Saturday morning. Because after months of planning, the first ever Farmers Market in Carter County opened.

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  2. Bill Birchfield passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Traditional and old time musician Bill Birchfield has died this morning , after having suffered a stroke last night. He was known widely as both a banjo picker and fiddler, and for his many years with the Roan Mountain Hilltoppers , with whom he performed with his wife Janice on washtub bass. 1 comment

  3. Bill Birchfield from Roan Mountain Hilltoppers diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WCYB

    Along with his wife and other musicians of the Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, Birchfield performed around the country and was often a featured performer at Bristol Rhythm and Roots and at the Paramount Theatre.

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  4. Rhododendron Rush at Roan MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    One of the largest collections of Rhododendrons can be found along the Tennessee/North Carolina state line at Roan Mountain. An explosion of color awaits visitors to the high country of Upper East Tennessee .

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  5. Photo of the Day by Dave AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Outdoor Photographer

    Today's Photo of the Day captures the "Misty Mountain Melody" of the Appalachian Blue Ridge Mountains near Roan Mountain, Tennessee and was submitted to the Spring Flowers Assignment by Dave Allen. "Misty Mountain Melody Spring catawba rhododendron flowers blooming along the Appalachian Trail in western North Carolina and Eastern Tennessee.

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  6. Rabies clinics protecting Carter County petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WCYB

    ... transmitting rabies to the domestic animals," said Royer. Thursday and Friday May 14 & 15, 8 a.m to 5 p.m. - Roan Mountain Animal Hospital, by appointment only, call (423) 772-4124 Saturday May 16 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. - Roan Mountain Animal Hospital, ...

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  7. Guilty in one of Carter County's largest meth casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WCYB

    In 2013, authorities found more than 100 Shake-and-Bake bottles, along with other drug-making paraphernalia, at Blackwell's father's Roan Mountain home.

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  8. Cloudland High School students to gain real-life experience with farmers marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WCYB

    Farmers and crafters from across the region will soon gather in Roan Mountain to sell their goods. It's an opportunity for Carter County to bring in visitors and to help some of their students.

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  9. Hike for free at Tennessee State ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WCYB

    ... the season, get outside and enjoy nature with friends and family at one of our great state parks." From Roan Mountain all the way to Harrison Bay to Meeman-Shelby Forest, the 2015 Spring Hikes are designed for all ages and abilities. Some hikes will ...

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  10. Trying to plant 50 thousand trees in an hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WCYB

    ... estry, the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency, and the U.S. Forest Service supported the tree-planting effort. Roan Mountain State Park covers 2,006 acres of southern Appalachian forest at the base of 6,285-foot Roan Mountain.

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  11. Wilburn Waters: Hermit hunter of White TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... with other cattle herders, hired the late Welborn (sic) Waters to kill all the wolves from the White Top to Roan Mountain. He would conceal himself in the wildest parts of the mountains and howl in imitation of a wolf. When the wolves which had ...

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  12. Barbara BallRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | The News Journal

    ... In addition to her loving husband, she is survived by her children: Christopher Grindstaff (Jada) of Roan Mountain, TN, Heather Reid of Spartanburg, SC and Donnie Ball (Julie) of Elkton, MD; 8 grandchildren: Cody, Laura, McKenzie, McIntyre, John, ...

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  13. District attorney to seek death penalty in Roan Mountain murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WCYB

    District attorney Tony Clark said Friday that he will seek the death penalty against 18-year-old Anthony Lacy, who is charged with first degree murder after an alleged crime spree turned deadly back in the summer. Family members found the victim, 56-year-old Danny Vance, dead on his porch the morning of July 4, 2014.

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  14. A Year In Review: Weather In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | WCYB

    ... airport, but that doesn't tell the whole story at all! Our higher elevations, including but not limited to Roan Mountain, saw an excess of six inches of snow. The spot that grabbed everyone's attention was Mt. LeConte in the Smokies, which was ...

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  15. Briefs: Party tonight to benefit American CanceraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... exercise, enjoy nature and welcome the New Year with friends and family." From Reelfoot to Henry Horton to Roan Mountain and every state park in between, the 2015 First Hikes are designed for all ages and abilities. Some hikes will be about one mile ...

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  16. Tennessee State Parks to kick off New Year with first hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... exercise, enjoy nature and welcome the New Year with friends and family." From Reelfoot to Henry Horton to Roan Mountain and every state park in between, the 2015 first hikes are designed for all ages and abilities. Some hikes will be about one mile ...

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  17. Winterizing WNC: Slide into the snow seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    ... catches air at Max Patch this fall (photo by Jake Frankel). Randy Johnson skis the Appalachian Trail at Roan Mountain (photo by Robert Branch) Western North Carolina isn't exactly known as a winter sports mecca. Far from the ski-loving cultures of ...

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  18. JCMS Horns nip Highlanders 43-42Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Tomahawk Online

    Johnson County got the road win it had been looking for on Thursday night in Roan Mountain.

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  19. Man enters guilty plea in 2012 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | WCYB

    A man has pleaded guilty in the 2012 Roan Mountain killing that left two people dead in the ashes of a burned garage. Twenty-three-year-old Jonathan Scott Shell pleaded guilty Friday in Carter County Criminal Court to second-degree murder in the death of Joyce Brock.

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  20. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Washington Times

    A man has pleaded guilty in the 2012 Roan Mountain killing that left two people dead in the ashes of a burned garage. The Johnson City Press reports 23-year-old Jonathan Scott Shell pleaded guilty Friday in Carter County Criminal Court to second-degree murder in the death of Joyce Brock.

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