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ETSU

Holmes tabbed to FCS Walter Payton Award watch list

CONTRIBUTED BY ETSU ATHLETICS JOHNSON CITY – The FCS Walter Payton Award Watch List has been released, featuring ETSU redshirt-junior running back Quay Holmes (Powder ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 10:36 pm

Local news

ETSU kicks off renovation to new rehabilitative sciences hub on VA campus

Building 2 will house Orthotics and Prosthetics, Occupational Therapy programs JOHNSON CITY —East Tennessee State University kicked off a $4 million renovation project that will transform 14,000 square feet of space ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 1:34 pm

Columns

Only in America — Part 2

He was born January 12, 1856 He was considered the “leading portrait painter of his generation” for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury. During his career, he created roughly 900 oil paintings and more than ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 12:55 pm

Local news

ETSU Honors College introduces minor in ‘changemaking’

 JOHNSON CITY — Beginning this fall, a new Changemaker minor will be offered through the Honors College at East Tennessee State University. The Changemaker Scholars ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 12:51 pm

Columns

Greater than the enemy outside is the enemy within — sin

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Dear Rev. Graham: There has been so much talk the last year about science. I used to ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 8:14 am

Columns

Wife not interested in raising husband’s love child

DEAR ABBY: My husband of three years informed me that he’d had a brief affair and fathered a baby. We worked through it, and I ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 8:12 am

RIVER RIDERS

Dominant start by Brewer leads to River Riders sweep of Kingsport

BY ANDREW SMITH STAR CORRESPONDENT On a Monday evening that saw a cloudy evening give way to cotton candy skies, the Elizabethton River Riders (25-20) ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 4:42 pm

Community

Roan Mountain Calendar

August 1 – August  31 Support Our Wildlife Ambassadors ROAN MOUNTAIN STATE PARK All Month Price: – $10.00 / Feeds one bird a day – ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 4:42 pm

Columns

War powers debate must focus on rejecting endless wars while protecting American lives

BY SEN. BILL HAGERTY Congress is vigorously debating whether to sustain or repeal the 1991 and 2002 laws that authorize the president to use military ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 3:14 pm

Columns

A world burning up and under water must finally act on climate change

BY NORMA MORRISON & MARK REYNOLDS The shocking extreme weather of late, from record-shattering heat waves in the West to flood-inducing rainfall in the East ... Read more

by Contributed Content, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 3:10 pm

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