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Mildred "Bibbie" Whetsell Turns 100

October 20th, 2013 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Mildred Bibbie Whetsell Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Mildred Bibbie Whetsell celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday afternoon at Carver Recreation Center.

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Johnson City Sessions

October 20th, 2013 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Johnson City Sessions Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Johnson City Sessions at Down Home Saturday night.

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Support fire department

Support fire department premium content

October 20th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

The West Carter County Volunteer Fire Department records its 44th year of service in October.

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Roe’s hypocrisy

Roe’s hypocrisy premium content

October 20th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

After reading the story Oct. 18 on Congressman Phil Roe, I am reminded of the famous 1950s quotation: “Have you no sense of decency, sir? Have you no sense of decency?” Roe told the Johnson City Press one thing, then a month later he does the opposite.

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Too much time is spent fundraising

Too much time is spent fundraising premium content

October 20th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

Whether you are a conservative, moderate or liberal, or whether you are a tea party member, Republican, Democrat or independent, we should all be able to agree on one thing — our politicians spend too much time and effort raising money from big business t

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Jan Hearne

Time may bring changes, but memories can be preserved

October 20th, 2013 12:00 am by Jan Hearne

There was a creek that ran behind the Dott’s house on Corteland Drive in Knoxville when I was a kid. Boo, Terry, Tex and I, accompanied by our dogs and Soda the neighbor’s golden retriever, roamed the banks of that creek for three years.

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Johnson City Sessions Box Set release party a throwback

Johnson City Sessions Box Set release party a throwback

October 19th, 2013 9:19 pm by Tony Casey

Saturday night’s Johnson City Sessions Box Set Release Party at Down Home was just as the old-timers would have wanted it: top-notch historical Appalachian tunes being played to a packed house, where a captivated audience was sipping the suds.

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Judgement House performance raises questions about Biblical imagery

Judgement House performance raises questions about Biblical imagery

October 19th, 2013 9:15 pm by Tony Casey

An eternity of torture, pain and damnation await the vast majority of the Earth's population.

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Unicoi County Animal Shelter faces funding uncertainty

Unicoi County Animal Shelter faces funding uncertainty

October 19th, 2013 9:09 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Animal Shelter Director Jessica Blevins said despite “distractions” in recent months, the shelter is holding its own and operations continue as normal.

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33rd annual Christmas Box drive kicks off

33rd annual Christmas Box drive kicks off

October 19th, 2013 9:01 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

To share the blessing of a Christmas meal with more than 1,900 area families and seniors in need, the Johnson City Press is kicking off its 33rd annual Christmas Box campaign today.

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