springville http://wkms.org en [Slideshow] TN Wildlife Refuge Opens New Visitor Center, Saturday http://wkms.org/post/slideshow-tn-wildlife-refuge-opens-new-visitor-center-saturday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge near&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Paris</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Tennessee, has opened a new visitors center. The 12,000 square foot center features day-long activities this Saturday for its grand opening</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Joan Stevens joins Kate Lochte on Sounds Good to talk about children's activities and describes the things you'll see while standing out on their scenic veranda overlooking Kentucky Lake.</span></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:56:34 +0000 Kate Lochte & Matt Markgraf 42142 at http://wkms.org [Slideshow] TN Wildlife Refuge Opens New Visitor Center, Saturday Samfest V Preview: A Memorial/Charity Concert for Local Musician Sammie Crutcher http://wkms.org/post/samfest-v-preview-memorialcharity-concert-local-musician-sammie-crutcher <p>Chris Kerlick returns to<em> Sounds Good</em> to preview Samfest V, the annual memorial/charity concert for late local musician Sammie Crutcher this Saturday (May 24). It's a day of fun, food and music located at the Hidden Acres Campground. Sammie's daughter Kayla Crutcher makes an appearance this year as a special performer. T<span style="line-height: 1.5;">his family event features music in the styles of bluegrass, country and rock &amp; roll. Proceeds from this year's Samfest goes to the American Heart Association.</span></p><p> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:35:37 +0000 Tracy Ross 40728 at http://wkms.org Samfest V Preview: A Memorial/Charity Concert for Local Musician Sammie Crutcher Samfest Remembers Local Musician Sammie Crutcher and Benefits Charities http://wkms.org/post/samfest-remembers-local-musician-sammie-crutcher-and-benefits-charities <p>Chris Kerlick&nbsp;speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about Samfest IV, a memorial/charity concert for late local musician Sammie Crutcher. Crutcher&nbsp;played in a&nbsp;Samfest is at Hidden Creek Campground in Springville, Tennessee on May 25. This family event features music in the styles of bluegrass, country and rock &amp; roll. Proceeds from this year's event goes to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. <a href="http://www.parispi.net/articles/2013/05/17/lifestyles/weekend/doc51963f0d4e1dc144609024.txt">See more information about the event</a>.</p><p> Mon, 20 May 2013 19:57:38 +0000 Tracy Ross 31703 at http://wkms.org Samfest Remembers Local Musician Sammie Crutcher and Benefits Charities TVA Will Drain Hunting Grounds for Pump House Repairs http://wkms.org/post/tva-will-drain-hunting-grounds-pump-house-repairs <p>Waterfowl hunters of the West Sandy Wildlife Management Area near Springville, Tennessee will have to hunt somewhere else for the next few seasons. The Tennessee Valley Authority has flooded the land since the 1970&#39;s to allow for waterfowl hunting, but spokesman Bill Sitton says they&rsquo;re leaving the area dry during this upcoming fall to repair the pump house for the bottoms. He says,</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 21:28:33 +0000 Shelly Baskin 17730 at http://wkms.org