July 14, 1939: Mr. Stoner was fined $25 for “Operating gambling game with butter and eggs.”
July 14, 1945: There was a groundbreaking for a renovation of the Appalachian Hospital, as well as building another facility next to the hospital.
July 14, 2005: The Tennessee Higher Education Commission approved the Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy.
July 14, 2012: The Cardinals racked up 13 hits in an 11-3 hammering of Kingsport in an Appalachian League baseball game at Cardinal Park.
Sources: The Comet; Johnson City Court Records, 1939; Johnson City Postcard History Series; Larry Calhoun; Johnson City Press