Johnson City Press Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Columns Out of My Head
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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Entertainment Local Entertainment
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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Community Local Entertainment
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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Community Local News
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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Community
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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Community
Camporee gets Scouts outdoors, gives chance to practice skills

Camporee gets Scouts outdoors, gives chance to practice skills

October 19th, 2013 8:56 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The grounds of Tipton-Haynes Historic Site served as a local Boy Scouts’ getaway this weekend, as troops from around the area gathered for the annual Boy Scout Fall Camporee.

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News Photos Local News Downtown JC
Founders Park project nearing completion

Founders Park project nearing completion

October 19th, 2013 4:58 pm by Nathan Baker

The $2.8 million Founders Park project should be completed near the end of November, according to city officials.

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News Crime Local News
Smartphone locator helps nab Johnson City purse thief

Smartphone locator helps nab Johnson City purse thief

October 19th, 2013 2:34 pm by Staff Reports

Police used smartphone tracking capabilities to locate a women’s missing purse early Saturday morning.

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News Regional & National
11-time NBA champion Bill Russell arrested for carrying gun at airport

11-time NBA champion Bill Russell arrested for carrying gun at airport

October 19th, 2013 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Hall of Fame center Bill Russell was arrested this week at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after Transportation Security Administration officials found a loaded gun in his luggage.

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Opinion
Football is big business; a great game to enjoy

Football is big business; a great game to enjoy

October 19th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

Although it will not be played until September 2016, the matchup between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech University at Bristol Motor Speedway is already being billed as the football game of the half century. That may not be an exaggeration.

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