May 13, 1914: Three men were fined $10 each for trespassing in the reservoir. This would be a bit more than $252, or $756 total, in today’s dollars.
May 13, 2009: East Tennessee State University announced that the school would shut down its in-house printing press operation by September, eliminating 11 positions. University Press did offset printing, letterheads, business cards, brochures and other quick copy items where thousands of copies were printed for various departments on campus.
Sources: The Comet; Johnson City Court Records, 1914; Johnson City Press.