Johnson City Press Monday, September 22, 2014
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Every now and then the good guys win one

Every now and then the good guys win one

May 5th, 2014 9:45 am by Kenneth D. Gough

Just when it looked like Washington, D.C., was about to blast off for another planet, something happened to bring it back to earth.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

What if?' is a game best played close to Election Day

May 5th, 2014 9:44 am by Robert Houk

Political pundits and campaign handicappers often play the "What if?" game. It's purely an exercise in speculation, sometimes sprinkled with thoughtful analysis and a dash of historical background. Here's what I am talking about:

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Nolichucky River Gorge-ous

May 1st, 2014 9:02 am by Johnny Molloy

Just above Erwin, the Nolichucky River departs a deep gorge, where it cuts through the main Appalachian mountain chain dividing North Carolina and Tennessee.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Bluegrass concert to benefit squad

May 1st, 2014 8:55 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Bluegrass to the Rescue, a second annual community concert featuring some of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia's best bluegrass talent to help support the Bluff City Rescue Squad, will get underway at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Bluff City Elementary

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Popular rural magazine lobbied for painted farmhouses in 1911

Popular rural magazine lobbied for painted farmhouses in 1911

April 28th, 2014 11:32 am by Bob Cox

In 1911, The Progressive Farmer, a popular rural- oriented monthly magazine, started a crusade to promote the painting of southern farmhouses.

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Columns Community Voices
They don't call you 'honey' or 'darling' for nothing

They don't call you 'honey' or 'darling' for nothing

April 28th, 2014 10:59 am by Dan Kyte

Some of my friends (and some are surprised to hear I have friends) have asked why I haven't written anything for this column lately.

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Columns Community Voices
ENOUGH  DENIAL

ENOUGH DENIAL

April 28th, 2014 10:46 am by Jennie Young

The recent report from the United Nations' Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change is based on the work of the world's leading environmental scientists. At minimum, 800 climate experts participated in the research leading to the panel's grim forecast.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Church at the jail, Boss Hill's fundraising and other notes of the week

April 28th, 2014 10:45 am by Robert Houk

This week, a few notes from a political pundit's notebook. I'll begin with the Republican Primary for Washington County sheriff.

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Columns As I See It Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Troublemaker's visit makes for an exciting day at the museum

April 28th, 2014 10:39 am by Jan Hearne

In 1982, I worked as the director of a small county museum. After its grand opening, the board decided to admit everyone free of charge for the first week or so. We wanted to be the "people's museum" though the phrase had not yet been coined.

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Columns Mystery Diner
Taste Budz delivers Southern culinary magic

Taste Budz delivers Southern culinary magic

April 25th, 2014 2:30 pm by Mystery Diner

One of the pleasures of working in downtown Johnson City is that you can leave your car parked and walk just about anywhere you want.

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