Dec. 14, 1995: Shelbridge, the East Tennessee State University presidential residence, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Originally a private residence, the mansion was completed in 1921.
Dec. 14, 2008: The Johnson City Press reported that 7-year-old Gray resident Jet Harris was chosen as a top-20 finalist in Gap’s search for its newest GapKids models. This year, Jet was a standout linebacker for Kingsport’s Dobyns-Bennett High School Indians, at 6 feet tall and 194 pounds.
Source: Johnson City Press, Johnson City Public Library, Johnson’s Depot.