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Heritage: Government never changed drastically

Heritage: Government never changed drastically

June 22nd, 2015 8:57 am by Gary B. Gray

At this writing, the Johnson City Commission is in the throes of yet another annual budget.

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Heritage Yesteryear
Yesteryear with Bob Cox: A look back at Johnson City Mayor William J. Barton

Yesteryear with Bob Cox: A look back at Johnson City Mayor William J. Barton

June 15th, 2015 3:57 pm by Bob Cox

Barton served in the office from 1927-29.

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Local News Business & Technology Heritage
Model Mill memories: Former manager recalls challenges of working at historic facility

Model Mill memories: Former manager recalls challenges of working at historic facility

June 8th, 2015 9:01 am by Tony Casey

Equipment failures by some of the ancient tools used to produce the General Mills flour, internal and government inspections, fires, explosions and the control of pigeons, bats and the flour beetles that would try to sneak in were all issues that needed s

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Heritage Yesteryear
Yesteryear: 1900 brings a snake-killin' at Our Bob's' house

Yesteryear: 1900 brings a snake-killin' at Our Bob's' house

June 1st, 2015 10:53 am by Staff Report

"The best way to kill a snake is to run it to death."

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Sports Heritage Local Golf
Johnson City Country Club course designer Tillinghast heads into Hall of Fame

Johnson City Country Club course designer Tillinghast heads into Hall of Fame

June 1st, 2015 10:49 am by Joe Avento

A.W. Tillinghast will be inducted into the Golf World Hall of Fame next month, and many golfers are probably wondering what took so long.

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Photos Heritage

PHOTO GALLERY: Confederate Cross dedication for Gen. Alfred E. Jackson

May 30th, 2015 1:17 pm by Sam Watson

The Gen. Alfred E. Jackson Camp of the Sons of the Confederate Veterans dedicated a Southern Cross of Honor at the grave of General Jackson on Sunday.

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Community Heritage
Kingsport WW II vet survived 65 bombing missions

Kingsport WW II vet survived 65 bombing missions

May 26th, 2015 3:12 pm by GEORGE THWAITES, NET News Service

The white-haired veteran of 65 World War II bombing missions has had it good, and he knows it.

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News Local News Heritage
Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina

Melungeon Heritage Association plans gathering in North Carolina

May 25th, 2015 10:06 pm by Dylan Chesser

A group of people historically estranged because their ancestry did not fit into accepted United States ethnic categories is trying to spread awareness of their history and reconnect with their roots.

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Heritage
Final Civil War land battle was 150 years ago ... and the Confederates won.

Final Civil War land battle was 150 years ago ... and the Confederates won.

May 11th, 2015 5:21 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

That last battle anyway.

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Heritage

A Reader's Words: A War Story

May 6th, 2015 9:02 am by Leon Overbay

The most prolific war story I ever heard

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