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Residential Ventilation

The CDC provides recommendations on improving ventilation in your home in order to reduce exposure to COVID-19. The most …

Spring into Fitness Challenge

Spring into Fitness Challenge

Why sign-up for the Spring into Fitness challenge? It gives a purpose to being more active and helps to …

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Retro Baking From 1955

Let’s take a trip back in time and look at what was being whipped up in the kitchen and …

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Meet Swain's New 4-H Agent, Kyla-Jo Farmer

Article written by: Jessica Webb (editor@thesmokymountaintimes.com) Smoky Mountain Times Article – December 9, 2020 Having grown up on a beef cattle …

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This factsheet offers instruction on what to do with your well after a flood.

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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

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