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Beat the heat in North Alabama

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 2:54 pm

It is hotter than a firecracker on the Fourth of July, but that’s typical of summer in the South. But don’t stay at home in the air-conditioning just because it is terribly hot. North Alabama has many ways to beat the heat this summer. And if the kids are at home, these places are great for silencing the “I’m bored” remarks.   What better way to beat the heat than

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  • Visit extreme North Alabama

    Posted on July 7, 2014 at 12:48 pm

    North Alabama is the perfect place to do something exciting this summer – like jump out of a plane, rappel off a cliff, go horseback riding, or kayak down the river! The region is full of outdoor opportunities to get off the couch and experience the beauty of North Alabama in an exhilarating way.   With 3H Stables, visitors can see the beautiful Alabama mountains from horseback! Visitors can spend

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  • Ultimate Frisbee action coming to Decatur

    Posted on July 7, 2014 at 12:47 pm

    Decatur, Ala. – Approximately thirty teams from across the southeastern United States will make their way to Decatur this month for an Ultimate Frisbee competition. Hosted by Huntsville Ultimate Club, Huckfest will take place July 12-13, 2014, at the Jack Allen Recreation Complex. The USA Ultimate sanctioned event is expected to attract men, women, and co-ed teams from Louisiana, North Carolina, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, Texas, and Alabama. Tournament hours are

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  • New events added to Nashville Glass Show schedule

    Posted on June 9, 2014 at 3:14 pm

    Nashville, TN – The 15th Annual Elegant and Depression Glass Show and Sale in Nashville, TN, on July 19 and 20, 2014, will again provide glassware collectors and enthusiasts with the opportunity to buy American-made glassware and pottery from nationally-known dealers.  In addition, attendees at this year’s show will find some new features to enhance their show experience.   As in the past, the show will offer seminars on glass topics

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  • Three Tennessee state parks among best

    Posted on June 4, 2014 at 11:24 am

    Paris Landing State Park, Pickwick Landing State Park and Tims Ford State Park were listed among the Top 100 Family Friendly Places to Boat and Fish in the U.S., according to Take Me Fishing, whose first Top 100 list was released this month. Park and recreation areas in 24 states were represented in the Top 100. “We are thrilled to have three of our great Tennessee State Parks on the

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  • Sweetwater Depot sets ‘after party concert’

    Posted on June 2, 2014 at 11:24 am

    The newly renovated (historic) Sweetwater Depot is proud to present the “First Friday After Party Concert” on June 6 at 8pm. Bring your friends to a fantastic new venue and enjoy music by Nashville’s, Chris Turner Band! Admission to the concert is $5 at the door, a full service bar and pizza furnished by downtown Florence’s own Pie Factory will be available. Sweetwater Depot is located at 502 S. Royal Avenue

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  • Loveless Cafe opens Harpeth Room

    Posted on May 26, 2014 at 10:28 am

    Harpeth Room Family Style

    Nashville, TN – Housed in one of the property’s lovingly restored motel rooms, first built by Annie and Lon Loveless back in the early 1950s, this much-requested reservation-only event space maintains the quaint, at-home feel of the Cafe. The setting has been designed to host reunions, showers, birthdays, rehearsal dinners, corporate, church or civic meetings or any other group gathering. Now guests have an option to incorporate the casual family-style

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