(C)2013 NPT PHOTO BY DUAY O'NEIL
Teresa Karson, center, Dollywood Area Relations Director, shared information
about Dollywood Splash Country's new RiverRush, Tennessee's first water
coaster, set to open in May to members of the Newport/Cocke County Chamber
of Commerce on Tuesday morning. With Karson are Cocke County Tourism
Director Linda Lewanski, left, and Newport/Cocke County Chamber of
Commerce Director Valerie Fancher.
|Published: 8:23 AM, 02/19/2013
Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-Members of the Newport/Cocke County Chamber of
Commerce had an enjoyable morning Tuesday when they gathered at the
Newport/Cocke County Community Center for their quarterly breakfast. Not only
did they enjoy a catered biscuits and gravy and all the trimmings meal, but
they also learned about the new water coaster, RiverRush, set to open in May at
Dollywood's Splash Country.
Teresa Karson, Dollywood Area Relations Director, greeted
the members and showed a PowerPoint program about the new entertainment.
Karson told the group RiverRush is a hydromagnetic
coaster, that "combines all of the powerful climbs, plunging drops,
thrilling twists, and tight turns of a traditional land coaster with the
waterpark's calling card-water-for the very latest in waterpark
For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the
Newport Plain Talk.
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