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BASECAMP WARTBURG IS A WARTBURG REVITALIZATION COMMITTEE PROJECT.

WARTBURG IS A CERTIFIED TENNESSEE DOWNTOWN.

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August 1, 2017

While times are constantly changing, Morgan County and Wartburg changes as well, only not as

fast.  Growing up here, I remember walking to the local grocery stores and Tanner’s Drug Store for comic books, ice cream sodas, and one of the best, greasiest, hamburgers you could find.  Walking in the store you were transferred even further back in time to the early 1900’s where the floors were dark and creaky.  The ceilings were high with old beadboard architecture.  The soda fountain (still there) was in constant use.  No air conditioning, just open windows...

June 29, 2017

LaMance Falls is a beautiful falls south of Basecamp Wartburg.  It is on private property so not many people get to see it. 

When I was in high school in the early 60’s, I played on a girl’s softball team coached by Sam Knisley.  One summer evening after  a game,  several members of the team went for a “Slumber Party” at Sue’s house.  After a post game supper and girl talk, we took a short walk through the woods to LaMance Falls and went skinny dippin’ in the moonlight…jumping off the high falls and swimming around in the cold water…and giggling as...

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We want you to know about our community and the adventurers living within the borders of  Basecamp Wartburg. Some stories are funny, some may make you blush, and others may even play a melody on your heart-strings.

One thing is certain...all of our campfire stories are bound  by the intrinsic nature of a small, rural community...living, working, and sharing life together.

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