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Tweetsie Trail sign installed at Alabama Street trailhead

Tweetsie Trail sign installed at Alabama Street trailhead

August 26th, 2014 11:25 am by Tony Casey

Snyder Signs and Johnson City public works crews helped oversee the installation of the Tweetsie Trail sign at the trailhead on Alabama Street Tuesday morning.

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Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

August 24th, 2014 7:46 am by Tony Casey

All it takes is a good idea and cooperation.

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Tweetsie Trail Trek to officially open recreational trail

Tweetsie Trail Trek to officially open recreational trail

August 21st, 2014 8:48 am by Tony Casey

With all the buzz it's been receiving, it hard to imagine that people haven't sampled at least a portion of the Tweetsie Trail before it officially opens at the end of the month, but organizers of the opening day Tweetsie Trail Trek are working to make su

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Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

Bemberg Station project for Tweetsie Trail pitched to council

August 15th, 2014 9:48 am by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University's Dr. Fred Alsop stood before the Elizabethton City Council on Thursday night with an idea on how the area's rich railroad history could be showcased.

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Hold your horses: Though Tweetsie rules set, horse debate continues

Hold your horses: Though Tweetsie rules set, horse debate continues

August 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Tony Casey

A lively and drawn-out online debate over whether horses should be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail shows the issue has not yet been resolved, though things are unlikely to change for the time being.

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MSHA promotes wellness with biggest Tweetsie Trail bridge sponsorship

MSHA promotes wellness with biggest Tweetsie Trail bridge sponsorship

August 6th, 2014 9:12 pm by Tony Casey

It's less than a month before the official opening of the Tweetsie Trail and organizers have announced that Mountain States Health Alliance has shelled out $60,000 to sponsor the largest of the seven bridges on the recreational trail.

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Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

Milligan runners eyeing Tweetsie section adoption

July 29th, 2014 11:22 pm by Tony Casey

Location, location, location has Milligan College buzzing about the opening of the Tweetsie Trail in early September.

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Should horses be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail?

Should horses be allowed on the Tweetsie Trail?

July 15th, 2014 10:53 am by Johnson City Press

Allowing horses on the trail has been a point of contention since the trail began to take shape. Tell us what you think.

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Horses bucked off Tweetsie Trail, for now

Horses bucked off Tweetsie Trail, for now

July 1st, 2014 10:26 pm by Tony Casey

The Rails-to-Trails or Tweetsie Trail task force decided to set many things in stone Tuesday night at its monthly meeting, but banning horses permanently was not one of those things.

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Whoa, there: Pindzola says course not ready for horse

Whoa, there: Pindzola says course not ready for horse

June 30th, 2014 9:59 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City Public Works Director Phil Pindzola said people who are taking their horses onto the unfinished Tweetsie Trail are damaging the road.

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