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Hot Air Balloons Filling American Skies at Townsend and Elsewhere

By Ken Mink, Editor TOWNSEND, Tn. – Hot air balloons seem to bring out the kid in all of us: Seeing many giant colorful balloons dotting the landscape, tugging at their tethered ropes tends to peak anyone’s excitement. And more than 10,000 people are expected to experience such an adventure here Aug. 18 when ballonists display about a half dozen …