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April 25, 2014
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  “Come see what’s growing on in beautiful downtown Ripley, TN.  Whether visiting our historic Art Deco Court House, browsing through the antique and gift shops, or enjoying a leisurely lunch with the locals, you will know why Ripley is called the “City of Hospitality.”                – Frankie McCord, Executive Director Primarily known for their famous tomatoes, Ripley, TN has a lot more to offer. With a revitalized downtown, the Main Street area has shops, entertainment, restaurants, and a Farmer’s Market surrounding…

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April 11, 2014
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Looking to spend a fun afternoon shopping, eating, and enjoying the outdoors all in one location?  Downtown Collierville is the place!  As a Tennessee Main Street and Tennessee Downtown designee, the Collierville’s Town Square has unique historic and cultural attractions combined with modern amenities.  The square offers local shops featuring sporting goods, vintage apparel, jewelry, boots, antiques, home furnishings, and gardening accessories.  Restaurants and cafes are just a few steps away as well, no matter if you’re looking for coffee,…

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April 8, 2014
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A Civil War 150th Anniversary Commemoration will be held at Fort Pillow on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Heritage Tours will lead a bus tour to this historic site as a part of the Tennessee Civil War Sesquicentennial Observance. Activities will include lectures, walking tours, living history, encampments and public displays throughout the day. “Remember Fort Pillow! Remember Fort Pillow!” Such was the rallying cry of the Civil War United States Colored Troops (USTC) as they charged into battle after hundreds…

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