Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Early East Tennessee settlers get their due

Early East Tennessee settlers get their due

January 6th, 2014 3:56 pm by Becky Campbell

The first installment of a book documenting the earliest settlers in East Tennessee is at the printers, and a deadline for the second installment is fast approaching.

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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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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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Twain classes always a hit for retired Milligan professor

Twain classes always a hit for retired Milligan professor

January 6th, 2014 11:00 am by Tony Casey

Now retired professor taught Milligan College students all about Mark Twain, the original "American Idol."

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The Sooooooul Train

The Sooooooul Train

January 6th, 2014 9:56 am by Jennifer Sprouse

It’s the hippest trip in America and the Umoja fest wants you on board.

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Christmas the way it used to be

Christmas the way it used to be - VIDEO

January 6th, 2014 9:24 am by Tony Casey

Sycamore Shoals event takes holiday back to 18th century.

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Old Christmas at Sycamore Shoals State Park

January 5th, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Olde Christmas Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Olde Christmas at Sycamore Shoals State Park

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Pet of the week 1-3-14

January 3rd, 2014 5:28 pm by Ron Campbell

Rocky is very loving and will be a great lap cat.

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Elmo, Abby and friends coming to Freedom Hall

Elmo, Abby and friends coming to Freedom Hall

January 3rd, 2014 10:49 am by Contributed to the Press

All you need is a song when Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all your favorite “Sesame Street” friends bring the magic of music to life in the all-new “Sesame Street Live: Can’t Stop Singing.”

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Dance Society kicks off ninth year with contra dance

Dance Society kicks off ninth year with contra dance

January 3rd, 2014 10:47 am by Contributed to the Press

The Historic Jonesborough Dance Society opens its ninth year with a contra dance on Saturday, Jan. 4.

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