Little Bellas, a national mentoring and biking program for girls, will hold sessions this spring at Johnson City’s Winged Deer Park. It’s one of only 42 local programs in 16 states.
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Some local churches have seen plateaus or slight declines in attendance of services, but most say their congregations are strong and their missions are pure.
As the year ends, it’s time to pay respects to the forgotten projects.
East Tennessee State University Professor Dr. Elwood Watson hopes his latest book will encourage a frank, yet civil, discussion of race relations in America as we struggle to recognize our country’s identity.
Over the last 150 years, downtown Johnson City has gone through several transformations, from a small railroad outpost to a bustling center of commerce to a ghost town to a historic small business district.
Despite a baptism by fire into Christian mission work, evangelist Stephen McKay has been trying to spread Christianity to people all over the world for more than a decade.
Three small business owners, thankful for their stations in life, hope to pay it forward this Thanksgiving by serving dozens of dinners to people who need them.
On Nov. 1, flyers with the phrase “It’s Okay To Be White” were posted across East Tennessee State University’s Johnson City campus, including on a memorial to the first five black students admitted to the college after school segregation was ruled unconstitutional.
This time of the year, a leisurely drive over the mountains can bring a vibrant pop of color.