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Health fair set for Saturday at Carver Rec Center

Health fair set for Saturday at Carver Rec Center

October 22nd, 2013 9:04 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

“Health — It’s a Family Affair,” a morning of free health screenings, health education and more will be held at Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon at Carver Recreation Center, 322 W. Watauga Ave..

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Community
Local resident has a Lion’s heart for service

Local resident has a Lion’s heart for service

October 21st, 2013 2:01 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Ed Gibbons is a man of many hats.

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Love fall color? Better get on your hiking shoes now

Love fall color? Better get on your hiking shoes now

October 21st, 2013 11:28 am by Tony Casey

Trees in the East Tennessee area are on the cusp of exploding with bright colors, and time is of the essence.

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Community Heritage
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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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
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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Community
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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