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Do you remember Johnson City Memorial Hospital?

October 22nd, 2014 1:35 pm by Tony Casey

"Flashback Friday" is coming to the old hospital, now the Lexington.

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Tenn. becomes latest to recognize history of Piney Flats Village

Tenn. becomes latest to recognize history of Piney Flats Village

October 19th, 2014 9:25 pm by Max Hrenda

Three years after a local community's historical significance received national recognition, this weekend, the state of Tennessee offered that community a chance to share that information with all comers and goers.

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Bob Cox

A 60-year glance back to Johnson City's Red Shield Boys' Club

October 14th, 2014 11:13 am by Bob Cox

In April 1954, the Johnson City Press-Chronicle offered information about the Red Shield Boys' Club. In part, it said: "The next time you hear someone say, What's this younger generation coming to anyway?' tell him that the younger generation is probably

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The way the game was meant to be played

The way the game was meant to be played

October 14th, 2014 11:07 am by Joe Avento

It has been 42 years since football was played outdoors on the campus of East Tennessee State University.

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At ETSU, panel to help audience picture issues in documenting Appalachia

At ETSU, panel to help audience picture issues in documenting Appalachia

October 14th, 2014 10:42 am by Contributed -ETSU

Four professional photographers, from the region and distant locales, will gather in East Tennessee State University's Reece Museum at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21.

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Outdoors Heritage
Forest Service obtains Trail of Tears land in North Carolina, Tennessee

Forest Service obtains Trail of Tears land in North Carolina, Tennessee

October 7th, 2014 4:15 pm by Associated Press

A nonprofit has conveyed 222 acres containing part of the Cherokee Trails of Tears to the U.S. Forest Service.

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2014 BATTLE OF BLOUNTVILLE CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT

2014 BATTLE OF BLOUNTVILLE CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT

October 7th, 2014 2:54 pm by Contributed

Scenic Old Hawley Farm, 1173 Hawley Rd., Blountville, TN

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Columns Heritage Community Voices

Remembering party lines, wall phones and rotary dialing

September 29th, 2014 9:59 am by Dan Kyte, Community Voices Columnist

The radio was our main source of communication with the outside world.

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Re-enactors make annual trek across river

Re-enactors make annual trek across river

September 25th, 2014 9:10 pm by John Thompson

For the 40th year in a row, men and women dressed in 18th-century frontier clothing waded across the Watauga River Thursday.

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Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

Canada says it has found ship missing 170 years

September 10th, 2014 8:17 am by Rob Gillies, Associated Press

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office said the well-preserved wreck of one of the vessels was found Sunday with the help of a remotely operated underwater vehicle.

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Heritage Yesteryear
Revisiting the days of the Rubin & Cherry Shows

Revisiting the days of the Rubin & Cherry Shows

September 1st, 2014 3:21 pm by Bob Cox

The Rubin & Cherry Shows, known as "The Barnum & Bailey of All Carnival Shows," came to the city on April 29, 1917.

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