March 27, 1949: The Johnson City Press-Chronicle reported that Mrs. R.C. Hunter had celebrated her 85th birthday in a private dining room at the John Sevier Hotel.
March 27, 1977: East Tennessee State University officials were anxiously awaiting details about a plan to fix the leaky roof on the Memorial Center mini-dome.
March 27, 2009: ETSU employees eligible for a voluntary early retirement buyout program approved by the Tennessee Board of Regents began lining up at the administration building. First in line was Amelia Brown, associate dean of transfer articulation, who had been with ETSU for 30 years.
Sources: The Comet; Johnson City Press-Chronicle; Johnson City Press