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Wayne C. Henderson School of Appalachian Arts Executive Director Catherine Schrenker.

Smyth County's Art Scene

A view of the Blue Ridge Discovery Center.

The Blue Ridge Discovery Center: A Place of Inspiration and Dedication

2023 Holiday Events in Smyth County, VA

Letterpress printing in action at The Wayne C. Henderson School for Appalachian Arts in Marion, VA

Authentically Appalachian in Smyth County, VA: Our top spots to visit

Aerial view of Mount Rogers Scenic Byway in the mountains of Virginia

Find your WanderLove in Smyth County

image of bicycle at an overlook of the blue ridge mountains to represent mountain biking in smyth county

Mountain Biking in Smyth County VA

Historical Photo of Field Workers in Smyth County VA

The 10 most fascinating historical sites in Smyth County, Virginia

Wedding photo of couple getting married on Hungry Mother Lake in Smyth County VA

Romantic Smyth County

Famous mathematician Katherine Johnson has roots in the town of Marion, Virginia

Black History in Smyth County

Appalachian Trail Sign in Smyth County Virginia

Great Day Hikes on The Appalachian Trail in Smyth County

Downtown Marion Christmas Parade Float with Christmas decorations featuring small children in Smyth County VA

2021 Smyth County Family Holiday Events Roundup

Small Town Charm Marion VA in Smyth County VA

Merry Marion: A Holiday Destination

Saltville Overlook on Rt 107. Photo Credit : Just Another Day

The Perfect Fall Weekend in Smyth County

Choose Your Smyth County Adventure!

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