Guinness World Records officials will determine whether Gatlinburg's efforts qualify the town to join such record-breaking locations as Chennai, India (world's largest display of crocheted sculptures), Binz, Germany (world's tallest sandcastle) and New York's Bronx Zoo (world's largest display of origami elephants).
While those participating in Daylight Savings Time will "fall back" in the autumn season, the equinox is not the time to do so.
The autumn equinox is one of only two days a year with nearly equal sunlight and darkness.
The name confusion tells a story of two nations divided by a common language.
Just like us, leaves respond to changes in sunlight come autumn.
Karl Ove Knausgaard takes a break from struggling with Autumn, the first in an impressionistic quartet