Megan Cullen Tewell and other leaders of the grassroots organization are asking Washington County commissioners to fund $300,000 to replace a leaking roof that threatens the stability of the historic and architecturally-significant building.
Pease was again wounded in combat, receiving his second Purple Heart, but this time the Army discovered he was only 15 years old. He was reduced to private and sent back to the United States.
Victoria Cooley, the owner of West Main Antiques and Variety Shop in downtown Johnson City, was born to be in the antiques business.
Members of the county’s Budget Committee voted Wednesday to consider a new process of seeking reimbursement for such court-ordered cleanups. Washington County Mayor Joe Grandy said the cost of those cleanups is increasing for the county, and it was time to look at attaching a bill for that work to the property owner’s tax statement.
Next year’s election calendar has a number of key federal, state and local races for voters to decide. The busy campaign season begins in Tennessee on March 3 with the state’s presidential preference primary.
Richard Heydt served five years in active service after graduation, including three years as an Army artillery captain in Vietnam.
There is just something about a bow tie that screams enthusiasm. Unfortunately, it is an optimism that is often limited to the person wearing one.
Kristan Spear, the president and CEO of United Way of Washington County, said Friday the grant writer’s position would be co-funded by the city and county, with her organization providing office space and related support.
The attorney representing the Washington County Board of Education in an agreement calling for the town of Jonesborough to build a new K-8 school told board members Thursday the project is now “good to go.”
Alicia Summers, vice president of business development for the Northeast Tennessee Regional Economic Partnership, said Thursday that Ebm-pabst coming to Washington County as part of a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes agreement has helped pave the way for funding to expand the industrial park.