Johnson City Press Thursday, October 30, 2014
Columns Outdoors Adventures
Johnny Molloy

With flies or spinning tackle preparation yields more fish

March 27th, 2014 3:51 pm by Johnny Molloy

Area fly and spin fishermen are blessed with ample opportunities to ply our trade here in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Daring rescue of man who became Father of Tennessee'

Daring rescue of man who became Father of Tennessee'

March 24th, 2014 10:05 am by Bob Cox

If George Washington is considered to be the "Father of our Country," who then is the "Father of Tennessee?" In spite of all the great men who helped found "The Volunteer State," the accolades likely belong to John Sevier.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Conference taught more about people, than intended

March 24th, 2014 9:15 am by Jan Hearne

In the fall of 1982, I was a very green museum director at a small county museum. To bolster my skills, the board of directors sent me to a weeklong museum conference at Colonial Willamsburg in Virginia. I bought new clothes, and like Elle Woods in "Legal

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Columns Mystery Diner
Mystery Diner

Giuseppe's still a dining trendsetter in Kingsport

March 21st, 2014 2:18 pm by Mystery Diner

The Mystery Diner has ventured north for his latest meal.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Tremont: A place to contemplate change

March 20th, 2014 9:01 am by Johnny Molloy

When visiting Great Smoky Mountains National Park we see the park in its current state. Sometimes it is hard to imagine what the Smokies were in times past.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Challenge on to benefit feeding agencies

March 20th, 2014 8:54 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The 17th annual $1 million Feinstein Food Challenge is on.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Early 1960s employee shares fond memories of Wilson Pharmacy

Early 1960s employee shares fond memories of Wilson Pharmacy

March 17th, 2014 11:11 am by Bob Cox

Eddie Baldwin reminisced about his employment at Wilson Pharmacy at 273 W. Market St. in the late 1950s and early '60s.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Sunshine Law still relevant after 40 years

March 17th, 2014 10:18 am by Robert Houk

Last week, I noted a number of important events that transpired in the year 1974. However, I inadvertently left out one item that still benefits Tennesseans on a daily basis.

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Columns Community Voices
Masquerade

Masquerade

March 17th, 2014 10:15 am by Larry French

In his "Devil's Dictionary," Ambrose Bierce defines politics as, "A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage."

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Columns Community Voices
Big cities could learn from small towns

Big cities could learn from small towns

March 17th, 2014 10:13 am by Dr. Jim Holt

Last summer, I read an article on small-town life in my alumni magazine. A professor of social sciences, Robert Wuthnow, had written a book about his research on small towns in the United States: "Small-Town America: Finding Community, Shaping the Future.

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