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Positively Schwall: Fun in the service

Positively Schwall: Fun in the serviceWhen veterans get together, it's traditional for them to tell war stories, and some of those war stories can be pretty entertaining. 11-11-14
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Positively Schwall: Drugstore wraps

Positively Schwall: Drugstore wrapsThere's a new eatery in Hamblen County... well, not exactly new. It used to be housed in a very old building in Dandridge. Now it's housed in a very old building in Morristown with a little pharmaceutical twist. 11-10-14
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Positively Schwall: Gift fair

Positively Schwall: Gift fairFew of us have begun to plan for next year's summer vacation, but people who own the stores in america's tourist destinations are already working on ways to help you spend your money. 11-3-14
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Positively Schwall: Latin Day

Positively Schwall: Latin DayFor Latin Day over at UT, hundreds of high school Latin scholars got together to revive a dead language. 10-30-14
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Positively Schwall: Lost in Heiskell

Positively Schwall: Lost in HeiskellThere's a section of Heiskell, Tennessee that technology has forgotten...at least cell phones and g-p-s units...
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Positively Schwall: Country music month

Positively Schwall: Country music monthOctober is country music month, a time we celebrate a type of music that has its roots right here in Tennessee. 10-27-14
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Judge now wants to stop Rocky Top, TN merchandise

Judge now wants to stop Rocky Top, TN merchandiseDevelopers and merchandisers who were hoping to cash in on Lake City's name change to Rocky Top could now face a new road block.
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Positively Schwall: Engineering day

Positively Schwall: Engineering dayOnly 6 percent of American high school students say they're considering a career in engineering or science. So college educators are doing all they can to increase that number. 10-23-14
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Positively Schwall: Apple month

Positively Schwall: Apple monthOctober is apple month, a time set aside to honor one of the oldest, most popular fruits known to man. 10-22-14
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Positively Schwall: Mama's

Positively Schwall: Mama'sExperts say half the battle in running a restaurant is getting noticed. There's a diner up in the Powell Valley that you just can't help but notice. 10-20-14
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Positively Schwall: Pet peeves

Positively Schwall: Pet peevesEverybody has one. Some people have more than one. It's the pet peeve-- something that drives us crazy, and two or three times a year Ken Schwall gives viewers a chance to vent about it. 10-16-14
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Positively Schwall: Deadbeat Pete's

Positively Schwall: Deadbeat Pete'sThe term "deadbeat" is derogatory at best, but put the nate Pete after it and it has a whole new meaning, especially in Maryville. 10-15-14
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Positively Schwall: Fall crafts

Positively Schwall: Fall craftsKen takes a trip to Gatlinburg for the annual craftsmen's fair
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Positively Schwall: Homecoming students

Positively Schwall: Homecoming studentsIt's fall homecoming time up at the Museum of Appalachia in Norris. Today was student day, and hundreds of youngsters showed up to learn about life in a bygone era. 10-9-14
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Positively Schwall: Never too old

Positively Schwall: Never too oldIf you stop in to visit Howard Simmons and he's not home, there's a good chance that he's down at the gym working out. Not unusual, except for the fact that Mr. Simmons is 93 years old. 10-8-14
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Positively Schwall: The piano man

Positively Schwall: The piano manIn this day and age, it's not unusual for a home to have a television in every room, but a piano in every room????????????????? Now that's unusual. But not unheard of. 10-7-14
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Positively Schwall: Piedmont dominoes

Positively Schwall: Piedmont dominoesWhen a sudden rain comes up, it often calls for a change of plans. But in a town the size of Piedmont, there are only so many things to do. 10-6-14
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Positively Schwall: Cycling Santa

Positively Schwall: Cycling SantaWhen Rick Allen was five years old, someone gave him a ride on the back of a motorcycle and he was hooked. More than a half million miles and 60 years later, Rick Allen is still cruising the roadways. 10-2-14
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Positively Schwall: This and that

Positively Schwall: This and thatSituated along the Old Thunder Road in Maynardville is a store that defies a simple description. The owner has narrowed it down to two words. 9-30-14
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Positively Schwall: National Coffee Day

Positively Schwall: National Coffee DayToday is National Coffee Day and in years past, Ken Schwall has marked the occasion by heading to the nearest trendy coffee house. This year, he's gone in a different direction. 9-29-14
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Positively Schwall: Gospel Barbecue

Positively Schwall: Gospel BarbecueThe National Quartet Convention is underway in Sevier County with some of the top Southern Gospel groups in the country. Throw in some barbecue and it's an event right up Ken Schwall's alley.
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Positively Schwall: Edsel the barber

Positively Schwall: Edsel the barberEdsel Hall of Newport has had two great careers -- one as a barber and another as a musician. As a result, customers at Edsel's Barber Shop in Newport can get a haircut and a floor show. 9-23-14
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Positively Schwall: Ice Cream Cone Day

Positively Schwall: Ice Cream Cone DayNot only is today the last day of summer, it's also National Ice Cream Cone Day. And that leaves little doubt as to where Ken Schwall spent the day. 9-22-14
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Positively Schwall: Summer is fading

Positively Schwall: Summer is fadingIt's evident from the weather that summer is fading and fall is fast approaching. That's good news for some and bad news for others. 9-15-14
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Positively Schwall: Million hot dogs

Positively Schwall: Million hot dogsBack in 1955, McDonald's sold its 1,000,000th hamburger. The rest is history. This year, a market in Townsend sold its 1,000,000th hot dog. And, well, who knows what the future holds? 9-11-14
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Positively Schwall: Seniors to the fair

Positively Schwall: Seniors to the fairToday was senior citizen day at the Tennessee Valley Fair, and it managed to attract hundreds. 9-9-14
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Positively Schwall: Kids go to fair

Positively Schwall: Kids go to fairIt's been an East Tennessee tradition for as long as anyone can remember. Students from several rural high schools load up and come to the Tennessee Valley Fair. 9-8-14
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