Johnson City Press Thursday, October 23, 2014
Community Heritage
‘Marauding Mountain Men’

‘Marauding Mountain Men’

November 11th, 2013 11:40 am by Gary B. Gray

Called “home Yankees” by Confederate sympathizers, a band of North Carolina farmers and amateur soldiers turned ferocious fighters during the Civil War gained notoriety for their deeds in East Tennessee behind enemy lines in a regiment known as “The Dread

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Community
Nearby escapes

Nearby escapes

November 11th, 2013 10:16 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Region offers something for everyone for day-trips or long-weekend retreats

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Community Local News
Local skateboard shop owner true to style, true to quality

Local skateboard shop owner true to style, true to quality

November 10th, 2013 9:25 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City’s Joey Booth opened his first skateboard shop back in 1990, just after a dead period for the sport. Twenty-three years later, he’s as happy as ever running his Mojo Skateshop on Walnut Street.

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Community Local News Education
Science Hill second in Scholars’ Bowl

Science Hill second in Scholars’ Bowl

November 10th, 2013 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

“When in doubt, the answer is always John Stossel.”

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McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

McKinney Cultural Arts Center dedicated with joy, acknowledgments

November 8th, 2013 10:15 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

A crowd of several hundred people turned out Friday for the long awaited dedication of Jonesborough’s new McKinney Cultural Arts Center at Booker T. Washington School.

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Community Videos
Bird's-eye view of a nest in Johnson City

Bird's-eye view of a nest in Johnson City - VIDEO

November 8th, 2013 11:49 am by Contributed

Check out this contributed video of a bird's nest at a west Johnson City residence. Be sure to watch the whole video for the surprise in the second clip.

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Sullivan Central High School students, more lose hair to support student with cancer

Sullivan Central High School students, more lose hair to support student with cancer

November 7th, 2013 9:00 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

When it comes to taking caring of their own, Sullivan Central High School students know just what to do.

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Community Photos Reader Photos

Reader Photos: Fall color on a zip line

November 7th, 2013 12:25 pm by Lizanne Woodson

These were taken on the way up to and zip-lining at Navitat in Barnardsville, NC.

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Local Bojangles' biscuit maker to compete in companywide competition

Local Bojangles' biscuit maker to compete in companywide competition

November 6th, 2013 10:46 pm by Brad Hicks

Thomas Howard knows what it takes to make the perfect biscuit.

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