Johnson City Press Thursday, October 30, 2014
Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Motorcyclists, golfers get shots to help others

May 22nd, 2014 8:52 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The last weekend in May holds a couple of nice opportunities for local motorcycle riders and golf enthusiasts to get outdoors, have some fun and help a lot of people while they're at it.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
A nostalgic glance at Austin Springs Hotel from 1897 to 1905

A nostalgic glance at Austin Springs Hotel from 1897 to 1905

May 19th, 2014 10:18 am by Bob Cox

Today's column shines the big yesteryear spotlight on the long-deceased Austin Spring Hotel. It became one of Johnson City's premier resorts and vacation hostelries. The East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad once tabbed it as one of the finest vac

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Health care should be about policy, not politics

Health care should be about policy, not politics

May 19th, 2014 9:38 am by Judy Garland

The weekly magazine American Profile, which comes Tuesdays in the Press, has twice dedicated its health column to guidance on the Affordable Care Act.

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New baseball season a time for redemption

New baseball season a time for redemption

May 19th, 2014 9:35 am by Charles Moore

Baseball season is here, and this season might be a good time for many teams and maybe for the sport to redeem itself. Last year was kind of a bummer (particularly with my St. Louis Cardinals folding at the finish) because of the drug scandal and a genera

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Moving city election date will save needed tax dollars

May 19th, 2014 9:22 am by Robert Houk

The last time I columnized on the idea of Johnson City moving its city elections from April to November, one of my favorite local curmudgeons contacted me and asked me why I continued to "beat that dead horse."

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Programs to fight child hunger gear up for busy summer

May 15th, 2014 8:51 am by Sue Guinn Legg

At a time when a record number of Northeast Tennessee residents are seeking food assistance from community pantries across the region, Good Samaritan Ministries has set out to repeat its annual Summer Food outreach.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Different views of old Johnson City from a poem and a stereograph

Different views of old Johnson City from a poem and a stereograph

May 12th, 2014 9:33 am by Bob Cox

I recently uncovered two interesting articles from my yesteryear collection.

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Nation should recognize the importance of motherhood

Nation should recognize the importance of motherhood

May 12th, 2014 9:05 am by Murvin H. Perry

Abraham Lincoln expressed the reason to celebrate Mother's Day eloquently: "All that I am or every hope to be I owe to my angel mother!"

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Let's remove some of the pressure we put on ourselves

Let's remove some of the pressure we put on ourselves

May 12th, 2014 8:51 am by Rebecca Horvath

We celebrate moms on Mother's Day. It's a day to say "thank you" to our moms, shower them with gifts and allow them some extra rest and relaxation. We owe so much to our moms and should appreciate them every day, but it's nice to make one day extra specia

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Frugality pays off for Treadway in GOP primary

May 12th, 2014 8:49 am by Robert Houk

The winner of Tuesday's Republican Primary for trustee in Washington County ran one of the most frugal and surprisingly successful campaigns ever waged for a local office.

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