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14 Apr, 2017, 14:51 ET Smoky Mountain Service Dogs Serve Those Who Have Served Our Country

In the Volunteer State, Tellico Village community members donate their time to help wounded veterans find their canine companion. Since 2010, the...


03 Nov, 2016, 15:22 ET Quilters' Warm Hearts Help Give Warmth to Others

A quilting group in the foothills of Appalachia link community, tradition and art stitch-by-stitch. Members of the Tellico Village Quilters Guild...


30 Aug, 2016, 17:12 ET Pickleball Continues to Grow as Seniors Find Friendships and Gain Cognitive Benefits

 Pickleball is more than just a sport for some retirees—it is a link to a vast, real-world social network, with membership potentially...


25 Nov, 2015, 15:34 ET Volunteer Residents Run The Show At This Active Senior Community

Tellico Village, an East Tennessee retirement community of more than 7,000 residents, is managed entirely by the people who call it...


22 Dec, 2014, 15:00 ET Retirees Build Home Computers for Thousands of Tennessee Students

 Thousands of East Tennessee students now have access to home computers thanks to the Computer Users Club at the active adult community,...


27 May, 2014, 16:07 ET Tellico Village Reminds Boaters to Practice Safety on the Water

 From wakeboarding to sunbathing, many Americans choose to spend summer on the water, and one East Tennessee community has turned an important...


15 Jan, 2014, 10:18 ET Chicago-Area Boomers Choose Tennessee

 According to a 2013 study by Bankrate.com Tennessee is the number one retirement state due to low taxes and affordable cost of living. One...


28 Feb, 2013, 09:00 ET Tax Season Reasons To Retire To Tellico Village

 Tellico Village, a planned active-adult community located on Tellico Lake in East Tennessee, continues to experience steady growth in spite...