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Natchez Trace State Park is located on an alternate route of the old Natchez Trace. This route of the old trace is on the opposite side of the Tennessee River from the Natchez Trace Parkway. The name originally applied to a series of trails and paths that originated with animal…

The scenic Reelfoot Lake is unique: it was created over 200 years ago when Tennessee was rocked by a series of earthquakes on what today we call the New Madrid fault. Located in the northwest corner of Tennessee in Union City, it is noted for its fishing, boating and wildlife viewing. The 15,000 acre…

CLARKSVILLE: Clarksville members of the National Association of Letter Carriers invite local residents to join them in their 26th annual national food drive on Saturday, May 12. The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the country’s largest single-day food drive, provides residents with an easy way to donate food to those in need. When…

CLARKSVILLE: Downtown Commons has announced the entertainment for its inaugural season which begins May 18. The Downtown @ Sundown Concert Series will be held on the third Friday of the month beginning in May and will run through October from 6 -10 p.m. at the new downtown park. The Downtown Commons officially…

FRANKLIN: The 2nd annual Poets Day, sponsored by Poets from the Neighborhood, is happening April 21 at the Williamson Public Library, 1314 Columbia Avenue in Franklin. Mayor Rogers Anderson will open the free event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tennessee Poet Bill Brown will deliver Keynote Poetry at…

CLARKSVILLE: The Clarksville Arts & Heritage Development Council is partnering with F&M Bank, Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, and the Tennessee Arts Commission to once again bring acclaimed authors and poets to town for the 14th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference.  The event will be…

CLARKSVILLE: It’s time to lace up those running shoes and begin preparing for the 40th Queen City Road Race, a City of Clarksville tradition that promotes health and fitness for people of all ages. Registrants can choose to participate in either the one-mile event at 8:30 a.m. or the 5K beginning at 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, May…

CHATTANOOGA: Within walking distance of downtown Chattanooga, Chattanooga’s Bluff View Art District is a creative haven that specializes in the visual, culinary and landscape arts. The Bluff View Arts District will present Wine Tasting at the Back Inn Cafe, 412 E. 2nd Street, on April 17 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The tasting…

CLARKSVILLE: Montgomery County will host “Weeks of Play” for military families to unveil its new Imagination Playground™ on April 21 at the Downtown Commons, 21 Legion Street.. This celebration is one of several events happening across the country during The CarMax Foundation’s “Weeks of Play,” in partnership with KaBOOM!, to make…

CLARKSVILLE: The Rails-to-Trails Conservancy’s sixth annual  Opening Day for Trails will unfold in Clarksville on the Cumberland Riverwalk at McGregor Park, Downtown’s Upland Trail, and the beautiful 5.5-mile Clarksville Greenway. Opening Day, a celebration of trails nationwide, will be Saturday, April 7 and serve as the unofficial launch of the…

CLARKSVILLE: Mayor Kim McMillan helped sponsors and volunteers kick off the growing season at the Brandon Hills Heritage Youth Spring Garden Gala on Tuesday. The Heritage Youth Garden, at 1202 Commerce St., was started by Geneva Bell as a community project to grow wholesome produce and teach youngsters about how…

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Diabetes Translation has released The Diabetes Report Card. The Diabetes Report Card provides the most current information and data available about diabetes and prediabetes, along with diabetes-related preventive care practices, health outcomes, risk factors, and national and state trends.As the seventh leading cause of…

Tennessee State Parks are perfect destinations for Easter celebrations, offering festivities for young and old alike. Whether you want to dye eggs or just hunt them, these springtime events are popular ways to spend the holiday weekend. Look at the list below to find an event near you. March 10, 11:00…

Actress Elizabeth Banks and the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement created the short film “Just a Little Heart Attack” to educate women about the realities of heart disease and the sometimes unexpected symptoms of a heart attack. Inspired by true stories of real women, the film chronicles a busy mom…

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