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'CSI: New York' actor Hill Harper to speak at ETSU for Black History Month

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'CSI: New York' actor Hill Harper to speak at ETSU for Black History Month

February 5th, 2015 1:39 pm by Contributed to the Press

Film, television and stage actor Hill Harper will speak on "Youth and Justice" at East Tennessee State University on Thursday, Feb. 12.

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Rail excursion along Hiwassee River set for April

Rail excursion along Hiwassee River set for April

February 27th, 2015 9:53 am by Contributed to the Press

The Watauga Valley Railroad Historical Society & Museum will take its spring rail excursion through the Hiwassee River Gorge in East Tennessee on April 11, going via bus from Johnson City to Etowah, where the rail trip will start.

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Enter the GoTri Magazine Cover Pet Photo Contest

Enter the GoTri Magazine Cover Pet Photo Contest

February 22nd, 2015 12:00 pm by Staff Report

Is your pet cute enough to grace the cover of GoTri Magazine? That's the question pet owners and readers will answer during our month-long GoTri Magazine Cover Pet Photo Contest.

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Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

February 20th, 2015 7:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

College football at a NASCAR track? Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at the Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, and the most accomplished football player in Virginia Tech history loves the idea behind the Battle at Bristol.

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Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

February 20th, 2015 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, said the positives of the Buffalo Bills going to the Super Bowl for four straight years far outweigh the disappointment of four losses.

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Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger

Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger - VIDEO

February 20th, 2015 2:06 pm by Douglas Fritz

NFL great speaks at annual event.

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Rocky Mount Museum to celebrate Black History Month

Rocky Mount Museum to celebrate Black History Month

February 20th, 2015 8:56 am by Contributed

In observance of Black History Month, the Langston Heritage Group will present the one-act comedy "The Slabtown District Convention" in Rocky Mount Museum's theater, 200 Hyder Hill Road, Piney Flats, on Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m.

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Newspaper delivery times: Thanks for your understanding during the cold

Newspaper delivery times: Thanks for your understanding during the cold

February 19th, 2015 3:10 pm by Sam Watson

As this morning's subzero and slick conditions made it difficult for anyone to get out on a normal routine, Johnson City Press carriers went the extra mile to deliver newspapers in a timely fashion.

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Match challenge suspension takes local food agencies by surprise

February 19th, 2015 8:48 am by Sue Guinn Legg

News that Feinstein Foundation's annual $1 million food challenge has been suspended for 2015 has rocked some of Northeast Tennessee's most used pantries and food procurement agencies back on their heels.

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Eastern Eight receives $423K grant to build 8 homes in Carter County

Eastern Eight receives $423K grant to build 8 homes in Carter County

February 18th, 2015 8:49 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Tennessee Housing Development Agency has awarded the local Eastern Eight Community Development Corp. a $423,000 Home Program grant for construction of eight single-family homes for veterans and low-income home buyers in rural Carter County.

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Local Youth Lacrosse League Signing Up Players for Spring Season

Local Youth Lacrosse League Signing Up Players for Spring Season

February 17th, 2015 9:55 am by Mark N Bodo

The Northeast Tennessee Sports Association is signing up local youth to play lacrosse in Bristol, Greeneville, Johnson City, and Kingsport.

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