• Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Honored in Corn Maze
    mcminn-county-imagination-library-corn-mazeDolly Parton‘s Imagination Library delivers books to children around the world every month to encourage reading and imagination. Over 1,600 local communities provide the Imagination Library to children every month. McMinn County boasts the highest enrollment in Parton’s program in Tennessee, with 92 percent participation. To celebrate the achievement, Mayfield Farm in Athens, Tenn., will [...]
  • A Day at the Tennessee Valley Fair
    tennessee-valley-fair-state-fairsAt Great American Country, we are big advocates of supporting your local community. Not only does community involvement benefit the economy, but it fosters pride, loyalty and appreciation among the area’s inhabitants. Fairs and festivals are just two of many ways to get involved. Because our network is based in Knoxville, Tenn., just 15 minutes [...]
  • Luke Bryan Will Kick Off Farm Tour 2014 on October 1
    Luke Bryan Kicks off Farm TourLuke Bryan will kick off his sixth annual Farm Tour in Knoxville, Tenn., on October 1. The tour will hit several farm towns throughout the southeast before wrapping October 11 in Macon, Ga. As in previous years, a portion of proceeds will go to local college scholarships for students from a farming family within the communities [...]
  • Maddie & Tae Grew Up Fast to Sing Country Music
    Maddie & TaeMaddie & Tae are making waves in the country music world with their sassy debut single, “Girl In A Country Song.” While they are only 18 years old, the duo’s songwriting is wise beyond their years. They give credit to their careers for helping them grow up. Watch Maddie & Tae’s “Girl In A Country [...]
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  • Leavenworth Fire Now 50% Contained; 10 Homes Still Threatened
    A wildfire burning on a steep grade in the Tumwater Canyon near Leavenworth saw little growth Tuesday, its now 50-percent contained.  U.S...
  • Utility Officials Confirm Power Can Be Legally Provided To Marijuana Growers
    A Chelan County PUD official says the district can legally provide electric power to indoor recreational pot plantations.  PUD Spokeswoman Suzanne Hartman says the utility's federal license to operate its hydro electric dams does not preclude selling electricity to pot farms even though pot remains illegal under Federal law...
  • Plea For Wenatchee High School Accused Of Rape Set For September 25th
    A 14-year old Wenatchee High School Student charged with rape is set to enter his plea on September 25th. Chelan Juvenile Prosecuting Attorney Alan Blackman. Blackman a detention hearing is slated for Thursday in Chelan County Superior Court to address any adjustments to bail or conditions of release. The charges stem from an alleged incident on an a chartered bus that was returning from a freshman football game in Spokane Saturday, September 6th...
  • Local Officials Favoring New Plan To Keep Mental Health Services Local
    Washington State's plans for creating new regional service areas to administer mental and substance abuse services have encountered some push-back from the Washington State Hospital Association...
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