Johnson City Press Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
In 1874, area residents celebrated July Fourth at Austin Springs Hotel

In 1874, area residents celebrated July Fourth at Austin Springs Hotel

July 8th, 2013 10:08 am by Bob Cox

For several years prior to 1874, the “Glorious Fourth of July” in East Tennessee slowly depreciated into a lackluster holiday.

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Oh deer-Lovely deer

Oh deer-Lovely deer

July 8th, 2013 9:25 am by Jan Hearne

When Rebecca Millhorn of Piney Flats steps outside her door, it’s not unusual to find a deer standing on her sidewalk.

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Meet Your Neighbors: Jason Worley Snyder

Meet Your Neighbors: Jason Worley Snyder

July 8th, 2013 8:56 am by John Thompson

There are a lot of proud Masons in the Tri-Cities, but not many have the credentials of 102-year-old Jason Worley Snyder.

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Lunch Express program to feed more in second year

Lunch Express program to feed more in second year

July 7th, 2013 10:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee has expanded its daily Lunch Express deliveries to nearly 500 low-income children who are at a greater risk of hunger during the summer recess.

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Duck fat, maple bourbon ice cream wins Jonesborough Days ice cream contest

Duck fat, maple bourbon ice cream wins Jonesborough Days ice cream contest

July 7th, 2013 9:44 pm by Kayla Carter

As Jonesborough Days was winding down its third and final day Sunday, winners of two separate competitions were jumping up to receive their awards.

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Black, White and Bling attendees unite for Umoja

Black, White and Bling attendees unite for Umoja - VIDEO

July 6th, 2013 10:09 pm by Kayla Carter

The Charles in downtown Johnson City shone bright Saturday night with the Black, White and Bling dinner held to generate support for the upcoming Umoja festival Aug. 9-10.

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‘Talent’  contestant Castillo returning to area for performance

‘Talent’ contestant Castillo returning to area for performance

July 6th, 2013 10:01 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

Known as one of the final six contestants on “America’s Got Talent” Season 7 for creating memorable sand art performances while on the show, Joe Castillo will be coming to Johnson City, a place he called home for four to five years, to perform at Grace Fe

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Jonesborough Days’ first night gets town ready for next big day

Jonesborough Days’ first night gets town ready for next big day - VIDEO

July 5th, 2013 10:37 pm by Kayla Carter

Tennessee’s oldest town set the table Friday for the 43rd annual Jonesborough Days festival, which lasts through Sunday.

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