Bright eyes, Warm hearts…

Twice a year, Bristol Motor Speedway assumes it’s rightful identity as “World’s Fastest Half-Mile.” But for two winter months, it becomes the Tri-Cities’ most memorable assemblage of illumination.With more than 2 million lights and 200 animated displays, Speedway in Lights is enough to make Clark Griswold stare in awe. You’ll see illuminated snowmen, dinosaurs, pirate… Read more »

America’s First Frontier?

It’s true, Northeast Tennessee really was America’s First Frontier. But what does that mean? The story goes like this: After the French and Indian War, in 1763, King George III proclaimed that no English settlement be made west of the Appalachian Mountains. He wanted to keep an eye on his 13 colonies, and didn’t want… Read more »