Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014
Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Wine bill not most important proposal on Capitol Hill

January 13th, 2014 10:59 am by Robert Houk

The Tennessee General Assembly will reconvene this week, and as usual, there are a number of issues that will be carried over from past sessions.

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Columns Adventures
Choose the right backpack for your hike

Choose the right backpack for your hike

January 9th, 2014 10:45 am by Johnny Molloy

Backpacks have come a long way the past 40 years. I’m talking about backpacks used for overnight excursions as opposed to day packs.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Leukemia patient in need of help

January 9th, 2014 10:40 am by Sue Guinn Legg

A Greeneville woman undergoing treatment for leukemia at Vanderbillt University Medical Center is in need of help with bills back at home.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Can you name the year when all 19 newspaper items below happened?

Can you name the year when all 19 newspaper items below happened?

January 6th, 2014 3:51 pm by Bob Cox

Today’s column is a quiz to see if you can identify in which year all of the 19 items below appeared in the Johnson City Press-Chronicle newspaper.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
1870 Writer Referred to East Tennessee As “Switzerland of America”

1870 Writer Referred to East Tennessee As “Switzerland of America”

January 6th, 2014 3:47 pm by Bob Cox

In 1870, an unidentified writer, whom I will refer to as Mr. John Doe, described a train trip he took to Clinch Mountain.

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Columns Community Voices
The new tribalism looks a lot like the old tribalism

The new tribalism looks a lot like the old tribalism

January 6th, 2014 3:25 pm by Kenneth D. Gough

Many years ago, like many serious-minded teenagers just starting college, I became fascinated with the Enlightenment.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Can you answer these questions about your government?

January 6th, 2014 3:23 pm by Robert Houk

The following quiz is specifically designed to see how much you know about local, state and federal governments.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Winter Destination: Guest River Gorge

January 3rd, 2014 8:58 am by Johnny Molloy

This local adventure combines history and natural beauty in the rugged mountains of Southwest Virginia near Coeburn, within easy driving distance of the Tri-Cities.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Food for Thought marking 10 years

January 3rd, 2014 8:52 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Food for Thought will mark the 10th anniversary of its assistance to anyone without lunch money in the Science Hill High School cafeteria in 2014.

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Columns Community Voices
City should study impact rezoning   of General Mills property would have

City should study impact rezoning of General Mills property would have

December 20th, 2013 9:08 am by Lyn A. Govette

My response to a recent front-page story about Evolve Development wanting to buy the former General Mills property, as well as the entire block, to build 168 apartment units is one of concern.

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