Johnson City Press Friday, May 22, 2015
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."

Columns Community Voices
Columnist recounts the life of his special dad

Columnist recounts the life of his special dad

June 9th, 2014 9:02 am by Murvin H. Perry

Next Sunday is Father's Day - a day dedicated to the appreciation of the men who provide moral and material support for the next generation.

Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Tax hike is not inevitable - not yet at least

June 9th, 2014 8:53 am by Robert Houk

Johnson City leaders appear to be moving toward a property tax hike. Recent hearings on the city's new budget have been full of fiscal doom and gloom. Tears of woe have drenched the walls of the Municipal and Safety Building.

Columns Mystery Diner
Mystery Diner

The Local: Johnson City's latest dining indulgence

June 6th, 2014 8:54 am by Mystery Diner

It is not often you find a restaurant that thinks enough of you to pave your way inside with coin of the realm, or invites you to stare at the ceiling while waiting for your order to arrive. Patrons can experience both, and more, at north Johnson City's l

Columns Running Around
Tony Casey

Craft beer the perfect tool for the revitalization toolbox

June 5th, 2014 9:45 am by Tony Casey

I like craft beer. I have a lot of friends who also like craft beer.

Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Yes, we really do live in a hiker's nirvana

June 5th, 2014 9:15 am by Johnny Molloy

In this outdoor writer job I travel a lot. And inevitably, after new friends learn I am from Johnson City, Tennessee, they invariably say, "Oh, what a beautiful area", or "That is a pretty part of the country." Know what? They are right.

Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

New pantry providing food assistance in Carter County

June 5th, 2014 8:40 am by Sue Guinn Legg

There's a new nonprofit food pantry in Elizabethton working hard to meet the need for food in Carter County.

Columns Hometown Blogs
Anne Godfrey

Hometown Blog: Leaving the Nest

June 4th, 2014 3:50 pm by Anne Godfrey

A mother's message to that very special member of the class of 2014.

Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
1934 was described as being an era of bad and good times

1934 was described as being an era of bad and good times

June 2nd, 2014 9:28 am by Bob Cox

On June 10, 1984, Terri Higgins, Johnson City Press-Chronicle staff writer, composed an article titled "1934, Bad Times and Good Times." It concerned the 50th anniversary of the newspaper, which began publication on June 12, 1934.

Columns Community Voices
What has happened  to women's empowerment?

What has happened to women's empowerment?

June 2nd, 2014 9:00 am by Rebecca Horvath

A recent conversation with my kids' pediatrician touched on the ever-evolving topic of women's empowerment. He wondered why, after years of women's empowerment, are we still not empowered? It's an excellent question.