Lora Smith, Food Summit Win Egerton Prize

  • http://www.southernfoodways.org/awards/2015-john-egerton-prize-winner-lora-smith-appalachian-food-summit/

Church of England Considers Closing Rural Parishes

  • http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/religion/11929992/Church-of-England-considers-Christmas-only-parishes.html

The ‘Perils’ of Small-Town Life for Big-City Actors

  • http://www.courant.com/entertainment/arts-theater/hc-actors-life-at-goodspeed-20151015-story.html

‘Heroin City’ Confronts Addiction, Hopelessness

  • http://bigstory.ap.org/article/b2bbf7f7b19546fb9e86559634f031d3/how-americas-heroin-city-turning-itself-around

Pastor Turns Food Desert into Garden of Eden for the Poor

  • http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/pastor-turns-food-desert-into-garden-of-eden-for-the-poor/

Why Do So Many Americans Think They Have Cherokee Blood?

  • http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history/2015/10/cherokee_blood_why_do_so_many_americans_believe_they_have_cherokee_ancestry.2.html

Return to Black Mountain College

  • http://www.wsj.com/articles/return-to-black-mountain-college-1444142153

President Obama Speaks about Small-Town Ties

  • http://www2.nybooks.com/articles/s3/2015/nov/05/president-obama-marilynne-robinson-conversation.html

Tenn. Lawmakers Attempt to Change Muni-Broadband Restrictions

  • http://www.govtech.com/network/Tennessee-Lawmakers-Plan-Push-to-Extend-Muni-Broadband-Boundaries.html

Gun-Death Rates Highest in South, West

  • http://projects.oregonlive.com/ucc-shooting/gun-deaths
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