Johnson City Press Thursday, December 18, 2014
Entertainment Local Entertainment Heritage ETSU
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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Heritage
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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Community Heritage Elizabethton
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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News Regional & National Heritage
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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Heritage
Feb. 24, 1935 JCP offered look at local politics, crime

Feb. 24, 1935 JCP offered look at local politics, crime

September 1st, 2014 3:11 pm by Becky Campbell

Eighty-one years ago, the "showplace" of Johnson City was getting trampled by young boys, and witnesses were urged to call police if they saw it happen.

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News Local News Business & Technology Heritage
Herald & Tribune celebrates 145th anniversary with special edition

Herald & Tribune celebrates 145th anniversary with special edition

August 26th, 2014 9:12 am by Max Hrenda

"The major events that happened in Jonesborough were in 1873. The cholera epidemic basically turned Jonesborough into a ghost town" - H&T Publisher Bill Cummings.

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Community Photos Heritage Reader Photos
Resident escorts readers to 1950s-'60s in Johnson City

Resident escorts readers to 1950s-'60s in Johnson City

August 25th, 2014 11:10 am by Bob Cox

Jay "Terry" Prater, an avid fan of the Johnson City History/Heritage page, has been in the ministry for over 50 years.

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