Johnson City Press Monday, October 20, 2014
Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear

Alex Summers comments on his grandparents’ Mountcastle Hills home

June 3rd, 2013 12:00 am by Bob Cox

I recently corresponded with John Zollicoffer concerning the article I wrote about the wedding of his parents in Johnson City in October 1934. The nuptials took place at the beautiful home of the bride’s parents, James and Alice Summers, in Mountcastle Hi

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Columns Out of My Head
Sadie has a moment of unexplained bravery

Sadie has a moment of unexplained bravery

June 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by Jan Hearne

Sadie, my Heinz-57 (at least), is an unending source of amusement and bafflement. She is unlike any dog I’ve ever known, and those who know her will vouch for the truth of this statement.

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Columns Community Voices
Hope for downtown

Hope for downtown

June 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by Sydney Franklin

Look past the peeling paint and faded windows.

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Columns Community Voices
Reflecting on what Gettysburg must have been like for soldiers

Reflecting on what Gettysburg must have been like for soldiers

June 2nd, 2013 12:00 am by Charles Moore

I’m perched near the peak of Little Round Top in Gettysburg National Military Park. One hundred and fifty years ago, 6,000 men and boys died on this 2-square mile of Pennsylvania rock for some vague notion — country, love, hate, honor.

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Columns Local Entertainment Mystery Diner
Deli comes to Johnson City's downtown at Buffalo Street

Deli comes to Johnson City's downtown at Buffalo Street

May 31st, 2013 10:46 am by Mystery Diner

This week, the Mystery Diner reviewed the new Downtown Deli in Johnson City, which proved to have food prepared with lots of "care and attention."

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Columns Good Neighbor
Fundraising under way for area Relay for Life events

Fundraising under way for area Relay for Life events

May 28th, 2013 4:43 pm by Staff Report

It’s Relay for Life season in Northeast Tennessee, and fundraising is under way for five Tri-Cities-area festivals.

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Columns Community Voices
Epiphanies, floods and —relative – success

Epiphanies, floods and —relative – success

May 28th, 2013 4:00 pm by Kenneth D. Gough

Let’s assume, just for the fun of it, that President Obama and all the Democrats in Congress suddenly have an epiphany and declare that their legislative agenda is all wrong

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Tennessee’s Pocahontas was Indian woman named Nancy Ward

Tennessee’s Pocahontas was Indian woman named Nancy Ward

May 27th, 2013 12:00 am by Bob Cox

Recently, I examined the book “Tennessee History Stories” (T.C. Karns, B.F. Johnson Publishing Co., 1904). One subject grabbed my attention — Nancy Ward, who became Tennessee’s Pocahontas.

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Columns As I See It
How much do you know about Rusty Crowe?

How much do you know about Rusty Crowe?

May 26th, 2013 12:00 am by Robert Houk

How much do you think you know about Crowe?

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Columns Out of My Head
Bowerbirds design, build in the name of romance

Bowerbirds design, build in the name of romance

May 26th, 2013 12:00 am by Jan Hearne

The other day I read a column by a decorator who loves to adorn her front door with flowers, mirrors and other shiny things.

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