Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Local youth inspires Scout project at educational park

Local youth inspires Scout project at educational park

September 21st, 2014 8:55 pm by Max Hrenda

While a Boy Scout must complete something community service-oriented to attain Eagle Scout status, one scout said a local boy's story served as his main motivation in selecting his project.

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Brother Wolf steps in to aid ailing animal caregiver

Brother Wolf steps in to aid ailing animal caregiver

September 21st, 2014 3:10 pm by Tony Casey

Pat Stone needs the public's help to find homes for 15 dogs.

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Hundreds attend second annual Race for Wandell

Hundreds attend second annual Race for Wandell

September 21st, 2014 2:59 pm by Carter Giegerich

Carter County turned out en force on Saturday for the second annual Race for Wandell, easily surpassing the race's rousing success last year.

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Two-day party planned for deceased pizzeria owner

Two-day party planned for deceased pizzeria owner

September 20th, 2014 1:38 pm by Staff Reports

From midday Monday through Tuesday evening, Wrestler's family is asking the community to honor the locally-famed pizza maker's wishes to hold a "huge, obnoxious" party with all his friends. He asked his family to make the event a celebration rather than a

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Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

Local pizzeria owner honored and admired by his peers

September 19th, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

The Main Street Pizza Company's Jamie Dove said the recent loss of Scratch Brick Oven's owner John Wrestler is rightfully shocking for all who knew him.

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2014 Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion starts today

2014 Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion starts today

September 19th, 2014 9:42 am by Staff Reports

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion isn't just a music festival. It's a three-day music experience. Every third weekend in September, State Street in historic downtown Bristol, is amped to the beat of Appalachia's past, present and future. It all happens in th

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Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Storyteller Josh Brister for Sunday night

Acoustic Coffeehouse welcomes Storyteller Josh Brister for Sunday night

September 19th, 2014 9:26 am by Staff Reports

Mississippi storyteller Josh Brister, who currently plows his trade in Europe, is back home for a bit and is on the move. He will be performing at Acoustic Coffeehouse, 415 W. Walnut St., at 10 p.m. Sunday.

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50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

50 years after death, Fiddlin' Charlie Bowman comes home

September 18th, 2014 9:28 pm by Nathan Baker

A local music legend who helped shape the sound of early country music returned posthumously Thursday to the hills that birthed him and inspired some of his most memorable songs.

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Facebook campaign to fight local hunger

Facebook campaign to fight local hunger

September 18th, 2014 3:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

"Your vote every day from Sept. 15 to Oct. 5 can really make a difference in the lives of hungry individuals, families, children and seniors in Northeast Tennessee," Rhonda Chafin, executive director of the regional Second Harvest Food Bank.

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One big melon: Limestone man grows 156-lb. watermelon

One big melon: Limestone man grows 156-lb. watermelon

September 17th, 2014 9:38 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

In the 35 years he's been growing giant watermelons, 85-year-old Jack Snapp of Limestone has won more blue ribbons than he cares to count.

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