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Two women capture landscapes, rural life in exhibit at Reece

Two women capture landscapes, rural life in exhibit at Reece

September 9th, 2013 11:48 am by Jan Hearne

Folk artists Nancy Johnson and the late Minnie Ma Scyphers never met, but it’s appropriate their work is on display in a joint exhibit at East Tennessee State University’s Reece Museum.

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Event to honor memory of Revolutionary War hero Young

Event to honor memory of Revolutionary War hero Young

September 9th, 2013 9:15 am by Jennifer Sprouse

A Revolutionary War hero who settled in what is now Johnson City will be honored nearly 233 years after his famous act played a deciding role in helping the colonists defeat the British.

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In 1946, B. Carroll Reece became chairman of GOP National Committee

In 1946, B. Carroll Reece became chairman of GOP National Committee

September 9th, 2013 9:05 am by Bob Cox

In the spring of 1946, Republican legislators were lining up behind Representative B. (Brazilla) Carroll Reece of Tennessee to succeed Herbert Brownell Jr. as GOP National Committee chairman.

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Lakeside Concert

September 9th, 2013 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Lakeside Concert Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press The Johnson City Symphony Orchestra, celebrating its 44th season, performs Sunday afternoon at Winged Deer Park's Lakefront Festival Plaza.

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Johnson City Symphony Orchestra rocks Winged Deer Park lawn

Johnson City Symphony Orchestra rocks Winged Deer Park lawn - VIDEO

September 8th, 2013 9:17 pm by Tony Casey

Looming rain clouds couldn’t keep the music from playing Sunday evening.

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Stage set for 41st annual Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough

Stage set for 41st annual Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough

September 8th, 2013 8:07 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The 41st annual National Storytelling Festival is set to run Oct. 4-6 in downtown Jonesborough.

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Church sponsors Sept. 14 fair promoting emergency readiness

Church sponsors Sept. 14 fair promoting emergency readiness

September 8th, 2013 8:05 pm by Tony Casey

It was Eleanor Roosevelt who said, “it takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.” A plan is exactly what those involved with University Parkway Baptist Church’s Emergency Preparedness Fair, on Sept. 14 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., are promoting.

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The Tree Streets Yard Sale thriving as late-summer regional attraction

The Tree Streets Yard Sale thriving as late-summer regional attraction

September 7th, 2013 10:12 pm by Tony Casey

It’s all good in the Tree Streets of Johnson City.

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Dragon boats, competitors hit Boone Lake for a cause

Dragon boats, competitors hit Boone Lake for a cause

September 7th, 2013 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

Forty-two teams entered the Dragon Boat Festival race on Boone Lake at Winged Deer Park. But only one team left as the champion.

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New Seniors Center plans redrawn to fit budget

New Seniors Center plans redrawn to fit budget

September 7th, 2013 7:39 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The town of Jonesborough has developed a scaled-back, “value-engineered” design for its new Seniors Center since bids on the building came in more than $2 million over the project’s $2.3 million budget.

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