ERWIN — The Unicoi County community is coming together for a new take on its annual Relay for Life for American Cancer Society - a weeklong series of fun events designed to give more people an opportunity to join the fight against cancer.
The Appalachian Fair has partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee to make Tuesday, Aug. 21, Food Drive Night at the fair. Fairgoers who donate five cans of of food to Second Harvest will two free midway rides.
It was 1993 when Rise Up for Kids founder Michael Marion and seven little boys at Johnson City’s former Stratton Elementary School struck up upon something invaluable. It was the year Marion first volunteered to coach a league basketball team at Stratton. Twenty-five years and hundreds of boys and girls later, the faith-based youth mentoring program that grew from that first little team is still going strong.
Fate, with a bit of help from the Johnson City Press, certainly played a role in the marriage of Luther and Kay Miller, who will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 27.
Want to combine a learning experience with a walk? Head to First Manassas National Battlefield near Washington D.C., a good complement to visiting our national’s capital. You can make a 4.7-mile circuit through the eastern half of Manassas
Aug 19, 2018 at 5:30 AM
The United Way of Washington County is starting a new campaign season in new offices on North Roan Street.
The town of Unicoi will host The Final Summit, a wrap up to its free Footsteps with Foodies healthy eating and walking program, Saturday, Aug. 18.
The annual Amanda Grace Minutolo Memorial Shoe Drive is held each August to help meet the need for new shoes for Johnson City students who are homeless or at risk.
Carver Recreation Center is preparing to celebrate its 60th year of service to the community with a week-long series of anniversary events planned for Sept. 16 - 22.
United Ways leaders from across Northeast Tennessee came together at the Millenium Centre on Thursday to kick off their annual campaigns to collectively raise $7.3 million for nonprofit organizations working improve the health, education and financial stability of the region.
The slow going Habitat for Humanity home build on Grove Avenue in Erwin has finally turned a corner and appears to be on track for completion by early October.
As the longest-running community theatre in the state, Johnson City Community Theatre’s focused has shifted in recent years to bring the community back to the theater.
Rebecca Millhorn has dedicated a large portion of her yard to provide food and habitat for butterflies.
The Pinnacle Shopping Center in Bristol is inviting area runners of all ages to lace up their sneakers for the United Way and the regional nonprofit human service agencies it supports. Today is Miracle Treat Day and a very sweet reason to stop in your local Dairy Queen.
For one full day, Johnson City Press employees and a few of our friends scoured the area, capturing photos of people working, playing and just lounging around.