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The next Jackson County Genealogical Society program is titled “Main Street Then and Now,” and will offer a photographic tour of Sylva’s downtown through the years. Nick Breedlove and Lynn Hotaling, authors of “Jackson County Then and Now,” will present the program at the group’s next meetin…

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Around a century ago, in the steep slopes of the Appalachian Mountains, health care was a foreign luxury. People relied on the elements, local apothecaries who made salves and other makeshift medicines out of plants and other materials that could be cultivated from the earth, and wives’ tale…

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Great Smoky Mountains Association is now offering its 2020 Great Smoky Mountains National Park wall calendar, a look back in time through the lenses of gifted Smokies photographers from the pre- and early-park eras. Featuring historic photos carefully selected from park and regional archives…

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Since 2015, more than 50 Smoky Mountain High School students have been preserving the voices of the community through the “Mountain People, Mountain Lives” oral history project.

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The Western North Carolina Historical Association has announced the 64th winner of the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award, an annual recognition of distinction for qualifying works of fiction, nonfiction, drama or poetry, is “Back of Beyond: A Horace Kephart Biography,” by George Ellison a…

Wednesday, October 16, 2019