Johnson City Press Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Photo Gallery: A day at the Salvation Army shelter.

January 12th, 2015 1:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With the recent cold putting the area's homeless shelters in greater demand and the United Way of Washington County working to wrap up is 2014 fundraising for 17 vital community services, a look inside the Johnson City Salvation Army shelter provides time

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Holiday efforts produce resounding thanks

January 8th, 2015 2:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In Johnson City, Christmas shoppers dropped $156,523 in coins and bills in the Salvation Army's red kettles and volunteers spent 822 hours ringing the bells for what is by far the army's largest fundraiser of the year.

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United Way campaign carries over into 2015

United Way campaign carries over into 2015

January 7th, 2015 9:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

For the sake of 17 local health and human service agencies strained by a cascade of cuts in federal, state and local government funding, the United Way of Washington County is continuing its 2014 fall fundraising campaign into the new year.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Christmas Memories

January 5th, 2015 2:50 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City Press Christmas Box and Salvation Army Angel Tree distribution held Dec. 19 at the Appalachian Fair is one to remember. When all was said and done, 900 Washington and Unicoi county families were assisted.

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Appalachian Christian Village raises more than $1,000 for fight against cancer

Appalachian Christian Village raises more than $1,000 for fight against cancer

January 5th, 2015 12:00 am by Staff Report

"Many of our loved ones, young and old, suffer from this disease. We hope that with this donation the American Cancer Society can continue to fund research that will one day find a cure for all types of cancer." -Brenda McInturff, director of resident ser

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Help Portrait a holiday treat for families

Help Portrait a holiday treat for families

January 5th, 2015 12:00 am by Staff Report

King University Digital Media Art and Design students hosted their fifth annual holiday Help Portrait event at Bristol Public Library.

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2014 Don Brewer Scholarship winners announced

2014 Don Brewer Scholarship winners announced

January 5th, 2015 12:00 am by Staff Report

And the winners are ... Ryan Powers, a first-year student in ETSU's doctorate of physical therapy program; Amanda Hall, a full-time nurse at Johnson City Medical Center working on her bachelors in nursing at King University; and Christopher Morris, a seco

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Roadrunner raises more than $135,000 for St. Jude

Roadrunner raises more than $135,000 for St. Jude

January 5th, 2015 12:00 am by Staff Report

With a recent donation of more than $135,863 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Roadrunner Markets has upped its long-running support for St. Jude to more than a half-million dollars.

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Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

January 2nd, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

2015 is starting out pretty well for 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell.Eight months after a fire destroyed her Jonesborough home, Gosnell now has a place to hang her hat.

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Dodge ball for all

January 2nd, 2015 3:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Children from Johnson City and Washington County schools let off some steam Friday playing dodge ball at the Memorial Park Community Center.

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