The Artside: Davis exhibit reveals 'Dark Corners' of Appalachians

...the tale, the better. His exhibition, Dark Corners: The Appalachian Murder Ballads, opens Thursday, Oct. 17, at the Morris...through images of the American South. The folk songs of the Appalachians, with their Celtic origins, provide a familiar narrative...

Across the southeast

...not the main culprit behind mountain haze in the southern Appalachians, a 10-year air pollution study concluded. It has long...in a shroud of smog. But the final report of the Southern Appalachian Mountains Initiative - a study undertaken by eight Southeastern...

Town in S.C. foothills looks to profit from retirees, not factories

SENECA, S.C. -- Leaders of this town nestled in the foothills of the Appalachians see gold in gray. They have given up spending a lot of money to recruit factories and mills. Instead, they are writing checks...

Hiking haven in Hocking Hills

...and his two dogs in search of game along Salt Creek came upon an area of dramatically scenic gorges and woodlands in the Appalachians of southeastern Ohio. The hunter was Richard Rowe, whose family had moved in about 1796 to the Ohio River Valley from the...

Life & style
That tree we put up has a history behind it

...19th centuries who explored the mountains of North Carolina. The only place the tree grows, in fact, is in the southern Appalachians. By the way, we didn't buy our tree at the lot that advertised "Frazer fir" trees because of the misspelling. I doubted...

Glynn Moore
Students get education via laptops

...Internet to discover the world beyond the Appalachians. "It is an awesome task to overcome...for by a $320,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission, which provides...and infrastructure improvements in 13 Appalachian states. An additional $80,000 came...

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Too many hikers flout rules of Appalachian Trail

...Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that...activities, the number of people on the Appalachian Trail has exploded. And the numbers are...the 1998 Bill Bryson book about the Appalachian Trail ? hit theaters last week.More...

Appalachian State roll, hands Georgia Southern its first Sun Belt loss

BOONE, N.C. - Appalachian State had all the answers for a Georgia...easier schedule down the stretch. Appalachian State still has to play Arkansas...four Sun Belt opponents at home.Appalachian State also won the race to bowl eligibility...

No. 12 Clemson wins 41-10 over Appalachian State

...lead Clemson to a 41-10 victory over Appalachian State on Saturday. With Williams...there's no question about it," Appalachian State coach Scott Satterfield said...stronger and bigger than we were."Appalachian State scored on a 31-yard field goal...

Georgia Southern's rushing attack to face stiff test against Appalachian State

...the kind of thing that really sticks out to an opposing coach."Even guys they're bringing off the bench can run," Appalachian State head coach Scott Satterfield said.And it's really something if the coach of the fifth-ranked defense in the nation...