The Story of Murderous Mary

In the early 1900s, Northeast Tennessee was one of the fastest growing regions in the country. The booming coal and railroad industries had, in only a matter of decades, transformed this quiet mountain region into a string of picturesque boomtowns. But in 1916, the story of Murderous Mary would become legendary in the minds of… Read more »

What do rainy days bring? Whitewater.

If you’re like me, you probably have a hard time getting excited about rain. Personally, I always thought mountain adventure was best enjoyed on sunny days. But then I talked to Dooley Tombras, the North American Champion of Canoe Slalom racing. According to Dooley, precipitation means big adventure. That’s because when rain rolls around, great… Read more »

DoubleTree by Hilton

Begin your stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johnson City in TN with a warm welcome at this friendly and inviting hotel. Ideally located in the hub of the Tri-Cities, the hotel is adjacent to the Johnson City Mall and only 12 miles from the Tri-Cities Regional Airport. With easy access to I-81, I-26 and… Read more »