A Greeneville native, East Tennessee State University counselor Eric Feltman is dedicated to helping fight the widespread problem of suicide on college campuses through THRIVE — an ETSU program focused on increasing awareness and engagement
Sep 2, 2019 at 6:53 PM
Saanvi Goenka, 16, first shown an interest in student government in seventh-grade to be a voice for others. Now a senior in high school, she serves as President of the Science Hill High School Student Government Association.
Born and raised in Johnson City, Lazy Lady Baking Co. owner Maren Close has experience far beyond Tennessee’s state lines, and hopes to share that with Northeast Tennessee.
Over the past year, East Tennessee State University student activists like Connor McClelland have been integral in intensifying a campus-wide campaign to raise adjunct professors’ salaries.
Washington County/Johnson City EMS Chief Dan Wheeley has a lot of weight on his shoulders, considering he’s responsible for all emergency responses in the county.
Before becoming a certified counselor and clinical trauma and rehabilitation specialist, Tusculum University’s Dr. Michell Temple spent years looking for her calling – helping others.
Kayla Carter grew up in Kingsport, where she attended Sullivan South High School. She is an alumna of Northeast State Community College and East Tennessee State University.
Charles Carter is a longtime Spanish teacher at Science Hill High School who oversees the Youth Ambassadors Program, which has welcomed students from Latin American countries to Science Hill since 2004.
Circuit Court Clerk Brenda Downes has spent her entire adult life trying to keep things running smoothly wherever she’s worked — as a corrections officer when her career began, and now as the head of the Washington County court system’s clerk’s
Aug 1, 2019 at 11:00 PM
Dennis Ashford, an assistant chemistry professor at Tusculum University, says chemistry allows him to not only teach students about the building blocks of life but also explore new ways to save lives.
B.J. King is chief financial officer for business and finance at East Tennessee State University. She also serves as a member of ETSU’s Foundation Board of Directors, and was appointed in 2017 to chair what has become the BrightRidge Board of Directors.
Jerry Story began work as Washington County’s veterans service officer in 2016 after a 38-year career as a teacher, coach and assistant principal at schools in Washington and Greene counties.
Dr. Janna Scarborough was recently named the interim dean of East Tennessee State University’s Clemmer College of Education. On Tuesday, she emailed the Johnson City Press to tell us more about herself, her new role and the responsibilities that come with being interim dean.
Mark Finucane came to Johnson City in 1974 just wanting to run as fast as he could.
Pickering recently emailed the Johnson City Press to tell us more about herself, her work as an educator and experience with the local school system.