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February 6, 2020
Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park outside of Chattanooga is a celebrated symbol of small-town Americana. Founded in 1926 by Carl and Minette Dixon, the park..

December 12, 2019
By Alayna Smith, Intern, Southeast Tennessee Tourism Association   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsaeCH7AyJE   Niota, Tenn..

October 9, 2019
  Sandhill Cranes at Hiwassee Refuge In recent years, the Hiwassee Refuge near Birchwood, Tennessee, has become a popular location for viewing ..

August 28, 2019
The Church Hymnal, commonly referred to as the “Red Back” because of the color of its binding, is a timeless classic in Southern Gospel music. Developed and..

June 3, 2019
  Wrapping around the northern end of Chattanooga’s most iconic natural landmark, the Lookout Mountain unit of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga Nationa..

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