Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Erwin’s A.R. Brown was forward thinker

Erwin’s A.R. Brown was forward thinker

October 21st, 2013 9:01 am by Brad Hicks

Since 1894, the residence at 241 S. Main Ave. has been the homeplace for the Brown family.

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Veteran medicine men reveal health secrets of Cherokees

Veteran medicine men reveal health secrets of Cherokees

October 21st, 2013 8:57 am by Bob Cox

Dr. Frans M. Olbrechts (1889-1958), a Belgian anthropologist with the Smithsonian Institute, became known for his work with seven Indian tribes, which included the Cherokees

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Reflections on a century of life: Johnson City's Mildred "Bibbie" Whetsel celebrates 100th birthday

Reflections on a century of life: Johnson City's Mildred "Bibbie" Whetsel celebrates 100th birthday

October 21st, 2013 8:53 am by Jennifer Sprouse

'(I worked) ever since I was big enough to know how to work. I worked in a private home, tended to children and whatever else they had me to do. I just worked. I got a job and just worked. I grew up learning how to work' — Mildred 'Bibbie' Whetsell

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Judgement House performance raises questions about Biblical imagery

Judgement House performance raises questions about Biblical imagery

October 19th, 2013 9:15 pm by Tony Casey

An eternity of torture, pain and damnation await the vast majority of the Earth's population.

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Unicoi County Animal Shelter faces funding uncertainty

Unicoi County Animal Shelter faces funding uncertainty

October 19th, 2013 9:09 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Animal Shelter Director Jessica Blevins said despite “distractions” in recent months, the shelter is holding its own and operations continue as normal.

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33rd annual Christmas Box drive kicks off

33rd annual Christmas Box drive kicks off

October 19th, 2013 9:01 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

To share the blessing of a Christmas meal with more than 1,900 area families and seniors in need, the Johnson City Press is kicking off its 33rd annual Christmas Box campaign today.

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Camporee gets Scouts outdoors, gives chance to practice skills

Camporee gets Scouts outdoors, gives chance to practice skills

October 19th, 2013 8:56 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

The grounds of Tipton-Haynes Historic Site served as a local Boy Scouts’ getaway this weekend, as troops from around the area gathered for the annual Boy Scout Fall Camporee.

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Jericho Shriners Circus gives a lot of everything

Jericho Shriners Circus gives a lot of everything

October 18th, 2013 8:54 pm by Tony Casey

This year’s Jericho Shriners Circus will have everything circus-goers could ever want.

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Pet of the week

Pet of the week

October 18th, 2013 4:57 pm by Ron Campbell

This fantastic dog wants nothing more than to sit in your lap, soaking up love.

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Andrew Jackson Historic Site reopens

Andrew Jackson Historic Site reopens

October 18th, 2013 11:41 am by Staff Reports

The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site reopened today, after being closed since Oct. 1 due to the government shutdown.

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