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Cold weather gives David Crockett students chance to help

Cold weather gives David Crockett students chance to help

February 26th, 2014 1:48 pm by Lisa Whaley, Herald & Tribune

"They're starting to learn not to take things for granted, and they're very receptive to helping" - Jessica Gourley.

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'Good News' page features nothing but

'Good News' page features nothing but

February 26th, 2014 9:48 am by Staff Report

A new page to the Johnson City Press, the 'Good News' page offers space dedicated solely to, well, good news.

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Johnson City names 2014 Teachers of the Year

Johnson City names 2014 Teachers of the Year

February 25th, 2014 11:26 am by Contributed

A committee of principals, central office administrators, and former district winners chose this year's recipients who will advance to regional competition for Tennessee's Teacher of the Year to be announced in October.

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Remembering Nat Winston

Remembering Nat Winston

February 24th, 2014 10:35 am by Bob Cox

Dr. Nat Winston Jr., former Johnson City resident, leading psychiatrist, health care pioneer, previous Commissioner of Mental Health and a past candidate for governor of Tennessee, passed away peacefully Dec. 31.

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ETSU bluegrass program often leads to national fame and recognition

ETSU bluegrass program often leads to national fame and recognition

February 24th, 2014 10:01 am by Tony Casey

If musical fame can be judged by national awards, tours, star-studded collaborations and notoriety, then graduates of East Tennessee State University's Bluegrass, Old Time and Country Music Studies program are near the top of the list.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Widow's goal to improve life with lymphedema

Meet Your Neighbor: Widow's goal to improve life with lymphedema

February 23rd, 2014 9:13 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

When Jennifer Hovatter's husband, Thomas, died from complications of lymphedema in June 2007, her life spun off in a new and purposeful direction.

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Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

Area events mark eating disorders awareness week

February 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week kicks off Sunday, and a couple of local organizations are joining forces with area schools to spread the word that eating disorders are a life-threatening illness and help is available.

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Running away from the books..

February 21st, 2014 5:41 pm by Ron Campbell

Members of the State Of Franklin Homeschoolers groupwere enjoying the warm weather.

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Pet of the week 2-21-14

Pet of the week 2-21-14

February 21st, 2014 5:34 pm by Ron Campbell

Buddy needs a home.

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Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

Black History Month speaker asks for support of small businesses

February 20th, 2014 9:36 pm by Tony Casey

Parallels can be drawn between the way big box stores put out small, local businesses in recent years and how white businessmen undercut their black counterparts in the post-Civil War South, the Black History Month program at the Carver Recreation Center'

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