Macon County's seat is also at the center of mountain beauty, with gems, waterfalls, and the Appalachian Trail nearby.
This bird's eye view of downtown
features October's PumpkinFest, Philips Street, Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, plus the shops, scenic drives, and historical tidbits that give it such
Created by David Stanley, who has designed beautiful drawings and illustrations based out of Greensboro for more than 25 years.
original illustration, with additional captions by Jeremy Markovich,
can be found on the last page of the October 2016 edition of Our State.