Johnson City, Tenn.

Headliners include Willie Watson, Don Flemons, and Amythyst Kiah. Read more


Notorious for Bluegrass

Larry Smith photo

Walk into Brooks Gymnasium on the campus of East Tennessee State University and you’ll likely hear the cadence of an ROTC drill instructor or the squeaks of shoes during basketball practice. Read more


Dr. Enuf Turns Seventy

Fred Sauceman

In 1950, Mrs. Dan Smith of Elizabethton, Tennessee, started taking injections for a stomach ailment. But her discomfort continued into the summer of 1951. She decided to buy a carton of Dr. Enuf, a drink that had been introduced to East Tennessee. Read more


Yee-Haw came out big when it opened its brewery in Johnson City, Tennessee, in the summer of 2014. It essentially skipped the start-up stage, and hasn’t let up since. Read more


Franklin Woods Community Hospital

Franklin Woods Community Hospital photo

Johnson City, Tenn., has established itself as an influential force in just how far a town can go in terms of being green. Read more