Entries by Pam Cox

September Events at Natural Tunnel State Park

Saturday, September 21 8:30 a.m. – Cherokee Canoe Trip. Spend time floating 5.5 miles down the Clinch River. Pre-registration is required. For more information on age requirements and prices, contact the park office at 276-940-2674. Meet at the Stock Creek Interpretive Center.  2 p.m. – Wild Cave Tour: Bolling Cave. Explore the underground world of […]

Twin Creeks String Band to Perform at Carter Fold

Saturday, September 21st, 2019, at 7:30 p.m., the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia, will present a concert by the Twin Creeks String Band – an old time band formerly known as the Dry Hill Draggers.  Admission to the concert is $10 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 11, under age 6 free. Tickets are […]

LOVE Rocks

This is your chance to relive Woodstock in downtown Gate City, Virginia.  Dress in your favorite “hippie” era attire for a chance to win a $500 gift card–winner takes all. Vintage rock provides by Southern Accents, a Tom Petty Tribute Band, and the Retroville Band. Classic car Cruise In.  Food Trucks. Vendors. Fun for the […]

Geocache Clues

Location clues will be placed on site by mid-June. The trackable geocaches will not become “live” until 15 have been reported found.  

Portable LOVEWorks Sign Location Schedule

May 24-May 31: Keith Memorial Park, Nickelsville June 1:  Ron Ramsey Agriculture Center, Blountville, Northeast Tennessee Master Gardeners Expo June 2:  Carter Family Fold for Appalachian Rising June 14-June 20:  Daniel Boone Interpretative Center, 371 Technology Lane, Duffield June 21-June 28:   Kenny Fannon’s Train Museum, Intersection of US 23, 421 and 58, Duffield June […]

April Events at Natural Tunnel State Park

Saturday, April 13 9 a.m. – Salamander Meander. Find out what makes these amphibians so unique. Then join an interpreter as you go on an adventure to find salamanders. Meet at Stock Creek Interpretive Center. Free 10 a.m. – Wildflower and Photography Hike. Enjoy a casual walk in the woods to discover the various wildflowers […]

Clinch Mountain Music Fest

Clinch Mountain Music Fest is gearing up for its 14thannual celebration of mountain music in Scott County, Virginia on Saturday, April 27th, 2019.  Established by Jay and Carol Dixon and the Southwest Virginia Community Foundation as a means of preserving and perpetuating the heritage of the Appalachian region through its’ music, the festival was created as […]

Roberts & Jones Gate City Gift Shop

Allan and Vikki Roberts Vikki Roberts loves to renovate old buildings.  Her love for bringing beauty and dignity back to beaten down structures has led her and her husband, Allan, to renovate two downtown Gate City buildings and locate businesses in each. The Roberts first renovated a structure at the corner of Jackson and King […]