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Seasons

Seasons Weather

Things are a Changing

The temperature has been in the high 80s and low 90s over the last week here in Brasstown, yet there’s a change a coming. We’ve had a few cool mornings that tease of relief from heat and humidity, but they’ve not decided to stick around and stay just yet. One clue that fall of the year is on its way is that almost every green thing has began to decay around the edges and the entire landscape has taken on…

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Folk Dancing Seasons

Maypole Dance

Maypole Dance – John C. Campbell Folk School – Brasstown 2019 The tradition of dancing around the Maypole in celebration…

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Appalachia Seasons

Spring

spring A verb variant past-tense from sprung. 1913 Kephart Our Sthn High 283-84 In mountain vernacular the Old English strong…