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Great Smoky Mountains National Park celebrates 75 years

...Appalachian pride echoed from the summits of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Wednesday as America's most-visited...on behalf of President Barack Obama to celebrate Great Smoky Mountains National Park, to honor our ancestors who left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/03/bus_546781.shtml
Business
Kirby: No matter the spelling, crape myrtle thrives here

...according to a card from Pat Becton.Bob and Lina Herring, of Hephzibah, were having a wonderful time in the Great Smoky Mountains, where the leaves were beautiful.Norman Taylor and Margaret Jewett Taylor sent two cards from the hills around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-06/kirby-no-matter-spelling-crap
Scientists search for new life in Smokies

...for uncharted life in the Great Smoky Mountains. A 16-year-old who is...Biodiversity Inventory of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Since it began...the nonprofit Friends of the Great Smoky Mountains and the Great Smoky Mountains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/02/tec_330875.shtml
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Park sees elk population grow

...150 years, visitors to the Great Smoky Mountains are catching glimpses of one...within the 510,000-acre Great Smoky Mountains National Park. "This project...Kentucky and other states. The great Smoky Mountains National Park, which attracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/25/out_354901.shtml
Outdoors
Ozone study launched in Smoky Mountains

...launching a research program to measure the ozone in the Great Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee-North Carolina border. The National...operating ozone monitors, will be installed in Great Smoky Mountains National Park for the first phase of the study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/10/tec_265374.shtml
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Twelve Money-Saving Tactics for Disney World

...vacation through the south, including a long stop in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, a large chunk of a day in Savannah...from the north, do what we did and check out the Great Smoky Mountains. If you want free stuff in Orlando itself, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-07-20/twelve-mo
June brings influx of postcards from points far and near

...gargoyles at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.Kayla Rayburn, 15, of Hephzibah, sends a card from the Great Smoky Mountains and reports, "I got chased by a bear!"Former Augustan Adam Folk sends a card showing the Great Lakes Sand Dunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-27/june-brings-influx-postcards-
Mountain vacation a first for the kids

...would be no closer to the edge than a guardrail, but it wasn't until we were winding and weaving our way up the Great Smoky Mountains that he finally relaxed.We marveled at a green peak near us, and behind it a green-blue peak, followed in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-26/mountain-vacation-first-kids
Still Water co-owner Matt Flynn brews a good time for patrons

...friends were looking for a new project. The idea for Still Water began to take shape during a hiking trip in the Great Smoky Mountains."We would always go into Asheville (N.C.) and spend a day or two there," Flynn said. "There were a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-02-03/still-water
Dogs missed work, but not nap time

...Caudle and Johnson families, of Dearing, are "having a wonderful time, enjoying God's handiwork" in the Great Smoky Mountains. They saw "two very large black bears," which apparently inspired their postcard.TODAY'S JOKE: Charlie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-24/dogs-missed-work-not-nap-time