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...

Shawn Sparling

...at Grace Covenant Church of God, New Ellenton, SC, with Rev. Manuel Gunter officiating. Memorials may be made to the Appalachian Bear Rescue, P.O. Box 364, Townsend, TN 37882. Please visit hatcherfuneralhome.com to leave a note of condolence...

Lakeside long snapper Connor Kubala commits to Coastal Carolina

...scholarship money and you get to go to college. That's what my dad told me."Kubala had interest from Florida Atlantic and Appalachian State, but Coastal Carolina was always a frontrunner."I have relatives who live right down the road," Kubala said...

Georgia Southern draws attention at Sun Belt media day

...Fritz said by telephone from New Orleans.Georgia Southern is one of four new football programs in the Sun Belt along with Appalachian State, New Mexico State and Idaho.The league and ESPN commentators are trying to learn about the Eagles, who are playing...

Southern Conference commissioner John Iamarino happy with league stability

...year."We're not a one-bid league," Iamarino said.Wofford coach Mike Ayers said the rest of the league, knowing Appalachian State and Georgia Southern were moving up to the Football Bowl Subdivision, saw an opportunity to chase a top spot and it...

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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