Online Poll

Will you get the COVID-19 vaccine?

All Tennesseans 16 and older will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine no later than April 5.

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History

April 15, 1846: The Jonesborough Whig and Independent Journal carried an announcement signed “S.W. Doak, P.T.C.” and dated March 25th, 1846.

April 14, 1841: The Whig advised readers, “We received no certain news by yesterday morning’s mail, owning we suppose, to high waters. The card relative to the President’s death, we copy from the Raligh (sic) Star of 7th instant.”

April 13, 1866: The East Tennessee Union Flag reported, “An interesting protracted meeting is now going on in the Presbyterian Church in this place. Considerable interest is being manifested by those in attendance, and we trust such good may be accomplished. The Church has no abler pastor th…

April 12, 1884: The Comet opined, “Now that every religious denomination represented in our town, has a comfortable church house in which to worship God, ‘where none dare to molest or make afraid,’ attention ought to be turned to the next greatest thing of importance, the education of our ch…