It took two years to build Boone Dam in the 1950s. The Tennessee Valley Authority is four years into the process to repair it, with another three years to go.
AMC needs to set itself apart from its competitors to get customers back in front of the big screen, and adding adult beverages may be that enticing amenity.
Those who are in favor of religious exemptions to vaccines that are otherwise mandatory before children attend school claim that the issue is about religious freedom.
If laws were enough to deter crime, we wouldn’t have crime at all.
China has been breaking trade rules and cheating its way to manufacturing dominance for well over a decade, despite efforts by a succession of U.S. presidents to get it to abide by international norms. That's the main reason President Trump has
May 15, 2019 at 7:30 AM
Anyone who makes the morning-afternoon commute between Johnson City and Kingsport — or anywhere in between — likely would agree that Interstate 26 needs at least three lanes in each direction through the entire stretch.
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For 15 years now, the Johnson City Press has offered readers the perspectives of volunteer local writers in our Community Voices columns. Some columnists have been with us from the beginning. Others have just joined
May 12, 2019 at 12:00 AM
Pharmaceutical companies can and should be held liable for the devastation opioids have brought to our communities. Look to tobacco industry lawsuits for guidance.
Johnson City resident Jamie Collins sent us a video Thursday showing an unexpected visitor that set off her doorbell cam overnight.
The headlines were ominous:
The folks at the state’s Department of Tourism think it’s a great idea to invite people from across the country to spend vacation time in the Volunteer State. Specifically, they hope visitors will head to a number of local music festivals around
May 8, 2019 at 8:00 AM
After an overreaching attempt in 2018, state Rep. Bud Hulsey finally got his “truth-in-sentencing” bill through the state Legislature in the 11th hour last week.
Taking less than half the asking price for nearly a whole city block might seem mad.