Jan. 23, 1902: The Comet editorialized that “We are opposed to the metric system if it is true, as we understand it, that under that system when a bill is presented you are compelled to metre.”
The Girl Scouts Council of Southern Appalachia Service Unit 608 will host its first derby race this weekend.
Recent reports from the Johnson City Police Department.
Jan. 22, 1903: A new jeweler and optician was setting up shop in Johnson City soon. A Mr. Silvers of Chattanooga was planning to move to Johnson City.
The Elizabethton Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify two people wanted for questioning in a recent jewelry theft.
Regional health care system Ballad Health announced Monday that elective surgical operations across the health system would resume, following a recall of surgical supplies by Cardinal Health announced last week.
Should government protect a private business from competition?
Jan. 21, 1855: David Taylor Buck was born. He was an early minister of First Christian Church.
ROAN MOUNTAIN — Carter County Sheriff’s Office deputies were investigating a double shooting that occurred Monday morning on Dock Fields Road and left the shooter dead.
Symphony of the Mountains will be performing its ever-popular Family Concert on Feb 2, 2020.