Appalachia News

News and related topics to the Appalachia Region...

June 2019

It is with sadness that we let you know of the passing of James Hibbitts, one of our original founders and a board member of this organization. His zest for life and his optimism and dedication toward our mission was something that was infectious. James will be...

March 2019

Hello all!  I hope you’re ready for spring, I certainly know most of us are ready for winter to be over.  Spring in Appalachia is an amazing time.  Festivals and family gatherings… and our beautiful mountains spring back to life after a long winter.  I hope you all have plans to enjoy the coming months.

Year End Newsletter

Thank you so much for another great year here at the FAA. We appreciate each of you that share our newsletters and our updates on social media, as well as each of you that have donated your time, or your monetary donations. We are grateful for each of you!

Festival Season

It has been a great year for getting out of the house and enjoying the countless events and festivals going on around the region. From state fairs to local festivals drawing thousands from around the area, summer and fall in Appalachia is a great time of...

Appalachian Memories

Do you have old photos of your town from years gone by? We’d love to see them! We’re hoping to get enough photos that we can put them together in a short video showing the changes in our communities over the years. If we can get enough photos of your hometown going...

Tune In Tri-Cities! ( March 10th)

We will be on SuperTalk WFHG (92.9 FM) in the Tri-Cities area of Bristol, VA / TN on Saturday morning March 10th. We'll be on the air between 9-11 am with host Kristi Slaughter. Please tune in!

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