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Heritage Yesteryear
Property near Winged Deer Park has long history

Property near Winged Deer Park has long history

April 27th, 2015 9:13 am by Bob Cox

In March 1987, Tom Hodge greeted George Devault to his office to view a priceless deed. The Devault Bridge and the Norton Arney Farm had been front and center in the news that year. The bridge was being widened with two additional lanes to accommodate the

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Community Heritage
Baa, baa Kingsport: Exchange Place welcomes lambs

Baa, baa Kingsport: Exchange Place welcomes lambs

April 21st, 2015 1:59 pm by Marci Gore, NET News Service

The spring lambs have arrived at Exchange Place, and visitors to the living history farm's Spring Garden Fair this weekend will have an opportunity to see the new babies for themselves.

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Local News Heritage
What happens in Johnson City ... ?

What happens in Johnson City ... ?

April 20th, 2015 10:09 am by Becky Campbell

Johnson City's temperate climate, beautiful mountains, lodging accommodations, historic sites and the fact that there was electricity are just a few of the attractions listed in a tourism brochure touting the city as a "summer resort," but this isn't a br

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Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Yesteryear: Billy goat stuff

Yesteryear: Billy goat stuff

March 30th, 2015 9:49 am by Bob Cox

A few weeks ago, Joe Avento, a Press staff writer, produced an interesting article for the newspaper titled, "From a goat to a parrot: ETSU's choices of nicknames, mascots quite the colorful tale."

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News Photos Local News Education Heritage
Historic Barnes School to be demolished -PHOTOS

Historic Barnes School to be demolished -PHOTOS

March 19th, 2015 6:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

In 1939 the school was moved into a new building constructed on Dalewood Drive, and the old building was sold to John McFall, who donated it to a church.

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Local News Heritage
Washington County farm has long history

Washington County farm has long history

March 9th, 2015 10:06 am by Gary B. Gray

What formerly served as Washington County's poor house and poor farm is today being considered for use as a recreational area and tourist destination.

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Sports Heritage
Heritage 1992, Science Hill vs. D-B

Heritage 1992, Science Hill vs. D-B

March 9th, 2015 9:39 am by Douglas Fritz

It was a victory that probably gets lost in the shuffle of Science Hill's basketball dynasty.

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Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Pedigreed pottery once imported from Unaka Mountains

Pedigreed pottery once imported from Unaka Mountains

March 9th, 2015 9:28 am by Bob Cox

In 1929, Helen Jackson, a former resident of the Southern mountains and a current resident of Brooklyn, N.Y., had cautious words to describe the Southerners she loved so much.

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ETSU Sports Heritage ETSU
From a goat to a parrot

From a goat to a parrot

February 20th, 2015 11:19 am by Joe Avento

ETSU's mascots over the years.

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Columns Local News Heritage Yesteryear
One site housed many different kinds of businesses

One site housed many different kinds of businesses

January 26th, 2015 9:49 am by Bob Cox

I appreciate Harold "Hal" J. Hunter's Jan. 14 letter to the editor titled "Preserving History Should Be a Priority of the City." I wholeheartedly agree. Today's column contains the first of several articles I will feature over time involving a landmark th

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