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Missy Barrett and the Congressman

Days before the latest Missy Barrett Adventure book was launched, Bill Darden, field representative from Congressman Phil Roe’s office got a sneak peek at “Barnstormin’.

           Bill Darden, field representative for Congressman Phil Roe, and Elyse Bruce (August 2016).

Elyse was delighted to hear Mr. Darden suggest that perhaps it’s time for Missy Barrett to learn about Congress, and as a follow-up, Elyse is discussing  this possibility with Congressman Roe’s office.  Keep an eye out for updates on this exciting news!

Missy Barrett In The News

Missy Barrett and the upcoming book launch were mentioned in an article published in The Mountain Press yesterday.

The Mountain Press_24 August 2016
For those who are interested in learning more about the door prizes and grab bags, here’s a list of the people, businesses, and organizations who sponsored and/or supported this book launch.  Be sure to click on the links and visit their websites, and drop by their brick-and-mortar locations to let them know you appreciate what they do for the community.


Comedy Barn
Hard Rock Café – Pigeon Forge
Shear Madness Beauty and Beyond
Smith Family Morning Variety Show
Smoky Mountain Opry
Tennessee Museum of Aviation
Tennessee State Bank
Thomas D. Taylor
WonderWorks – Pigeon Forge


Envoy Airlines
Hard Rock Café – Pigeon Forge
NATA (National Air Transporation Association)
Preferred Pharmacy
Tennessee State Bank
Western Michigan University, College of Aviation
WonderWorks – Pigeon Forge


Elyse Bruce
Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport 
Marc Hightower  

Sky High Air Tours 


Fee Hedricks Family Entertainment Group
Sevierville Chamber of Commerce
Thomas D. Taylor