Holston River


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Hol·ston River

 (hōl′stən)
A river, about 230 km (140 mi) long, rising in two forks in western Virginia and northeast Tennessee and flowing southwest to join the French Broad River and form the Tennessee River at Knoxville.
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HAMBLEN COUNTY, US 25E/SR 32 Bridge over the Holston River: The US 25E/ SR 32 Bridge over the Holston River is reduced to one lane in each direction around the clock as crews perform bridge repairs.
It was early September down on the Holston River, eight miles upstream from Phipps Bend.
This is Smyth County Virginia --a population of 32,000 dispersed between three green valleys carved by the forks of the Holston River.
ABSTRACT The North Fork Holston River (NFHR) historically supported 33 unionid mussel species downstream of Saltville, VA.
His forays led him to the North Fork Holston River, a tributary of the Tennessee drainage originating in the mountains of southwestern Virginia.
The Tennessee River and its string of impoundments, from its source at Cherokee Lake on the South Holston River and Douglas Lake on the French Broad to Kentucky Lake's entry to the Ohio River, has long been regarded as a fine fishing area.
With this surge of Cherokee popular support, Dragging Canoe cleared a newly formed Franklinite settlement out of the Holston River area and thwarted an offensive campaign by Franklinites to penetrate into the Cherokee country.
In August, Alpha agreed to partner with the Holston River Soil and Water Conservation District to fund the completion of Phase II of the Beaver Creek Stream Restoration Project in Sugar Hollow Park.
Black sculpins (Cottus baileyi) were collected from the Middle Fork Holston River at Atkins, Smyth County, VA.
It worked with University of Tennessee students to preserve and dedicate the nine-acre Cabbage Island in the Holston River as a wildlife habitat.
tanasi is thought to have resulted from the transplantation into the Holston River in 1979 (Etnier and Starnes, 1993).
10pm: Blue Square 625 - heat three: 1 Holston River, 2 Two Nicks, 3 Bank It (m), 4 Manners Slaney (m), 5 Hondo The Kid (w), 6 Blonde Banker (w).