On the road
Geography, History and Current Events
New: The Battles of ‘Bloody Mingo’
The Shadow of Coal
America’s Founding Scientists
Blog: The Churches of Cades Cove
Rick Holmes' columns on politics and culture appear weekly in GateHouse Media newspapers and websites. Here you'll find his most recent columns and a few from the archives.
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Notes from the Road
Rick Holmes has taken to the highway in search of good people, great music, beautiful places and a better understanding of what ties America together and what's driving it apart.
Follow his journey here