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Announcements

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This collection of announcements, community notices and news releases appeared in The Mountain Laurel in years gone by as a way for us to share with our readers things that were happening in the Blue Ridge. They are provided here for historical reference and just to give everyone a true flavor of what was happening in the Blue Ridge Mountains of the 1980's.

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Title Created Date Author
Wilderness Road Regional Museum - Newbern, Virginia March, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Take A Kid Fishin' and He'll Wind Up With A Citation May, 1985 Written by Virginia Commission Of Game and Inland Fisheries
Ramp Festival at Whitetop, Virginia May, 1985 Written by Gaye Daughtery
Country Craft Days At Blue Ridge Institute June, 1985 Written by Ferrum College
Notice - Hiwassee Quilt Show June, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
The Long Way Home - Outdoor Historic Drama June, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Wilderness Road Regional Museum, Newbern, VA July, 1985 Written by Olde Newbern Promotional Bureau
Dear Readers - Correction September, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Fall Festival - Newbern, Virginia October, 1985 Written by Olde Newbern Promotional Bureau
The Blue Ridge Folklife Festival, Ferrum, Virginia October, 1985 Written by Bob Heafner
Special Mountain Auction - November 9, 1985 November, 1985 Written by Bob Heafner
Books Available From Historic Crab Orchard Museum February, 1986 Written by Crab Orchard Museum
How To Enjoy A Ski Vacation If You Don't Ski February, 1986 Written by NC Department of Travel and Tourism
New Genealogy Book February, 1986 Written by Avis Carter Turner
Newbern Puts Out The Welcome Mat To Visitors February, 1986 Written by Olde Newbern Promotional Bureau
Fashion Doll Exhibit At Crab Orchard Museum May, 1986 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
General Stores Enjoy High Country Revival May, 1986 Written by NC Department of Travel and Tourism
Happy Anniversary Shenandoah National Park June, 1986 Written by Terry Lindsay
Happy Anniversary Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest July, 1986 Written by NC Department of Travel and Tourism
Old Grayson Courthouse Saved! July, 1986 Written by Pat M. Burris
Allen House Open August, 1986 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Country Inns Offer Homestyle Hospitality August, 1986 Written by NC Department of Travel and Tourism
Tennessee Honors The "Senior Class" September, 1986 Written by TN Department Of Tourist Development
Mt. Hebron Baptist Church - 100 Years Of Faith October, 1986 Written by Elva Sutphin
Museum Of Appalachia October, 1986 Written by TN Department Of Tourist Development
Quilts December, 1986 Written by TN Department Of Tourist Development
Folk Art Center February, 1987 Written by Folk Art Center
Spencer Shops February, 1987 Written by Lisa Hsiao
New Historic Plant Center at Monticello, Charlottesville, VA March, 1987 Written by Matthew V. Gaffney
Country Music's Treasure House April, 1987 Written by TN Department of Tourist Development

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