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Road rage? Cause probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

Road rage? Cause probed in severe Sullivan County wreck

June 26th, 2014 3:44 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

At 1:43 p.m Tuesday, police responded to the wreck on Cooks Valley Road, approximately one mile west of Euclair Street.

Community Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Flea market benefit to help with cost of a miracle

June 19th, 2014 10:44 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Already home and recovering from a May 22 liver transplant at Vanderbilt, Wanda Gail Vines' family and friends are calling her transplant and rapid recovery a miracle.

Columns Outdoors Running Around
Tony Casey

30 years later, JC still one of the best running cities

June 19th, 2014 9:09 am by Tony Casey

Most people have heard of Boulder, Colorado, Boston, Flagstaff, Arizona, Austin, Texas and San Francisco, so where in the heck must author Royce Flippin have been talking about?

Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Is Lamar about to be a Tea Party victim?

June 19th, 2014 8:58 am by Robert Houk

Anyone who has seen the two on the stump knows Joe Carr is barely a Padawan, while Alexander is a full-fledged Jedi.

Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Experience the Great Channels of Virginia

June 12th, 2014 10:59 am by Johnny Molloy

Hidden over Southwest Virginia way, near the town of Meadowview on the crest of Clinch Mountain lies one of our area's most unusual geological features - the Great Channels of Virginia.

Columns Running Around
Tony Casey

Plum tuckered and buzzed after 5K race

June 12th, 2014 8:57 am by Tony Casey

For that one weekend a year, downtown Johnson City explodes with everything good it has to offer and it comes all at once during the Blue Plum Festival. It's fun to be a part of it.

Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Club seeking funds to replace ball field's lights

June 12th, 2014 8:45 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Bowmantown Ruritan Club is on a campaign to replace the lights on its county league youth baseball field.

Community Columns Hometown Blogs
Walker Godfrey

Hometown Blog: Summer at last

June 9th, 2014 10:52 am by Walker Godfrey

After the perilously long months of bitter wind, tedious homework, robotic state-mandated tests, we have all made it.

Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
First issue of Press was so different, yet so familiar

First issue of Press was so different, yet so familiar premium content

June 9th, 2014 9:45 am by Bob Cox

On June 10, 1984, Scott Pratt, Johnson City Press-Chronicle staff writer, composed an article titled, "The First Issue - So Different and So Familiar." It concerned the 50th anniversary of the newspaper, which began publication on June 12, 1934.

Columns Community Voices

Herbicide use is destroying butterfly population

June 9th, 2014 9:12 am by Frances Lamberts

"When you see an old field," writes ecologist Craig Holdrege, "the robust common milkweed plants stand out among the much sleeker grasses, asters or goldenrods."