Doctoral candidate William Hardy, who has been helping the
Andrew Johnson National Historic Site with the bicentennial of the 17th
president's birth, told a meeting of the Daughters of the American
Revolution on Saturday that it appears unlikely that the consensus by
future historians regarding Johnson will ever be favorable.
Andrew Johnson's 200th Birthday Blast
President Andrew Johnson's 200th birthday anniversary was capped off Dec. 29, 2008, with a birthday party at Towne Square Center; presidential wreath-laying ceremony, luminaries andfireworks at the Andrew Johnson Natio...(more)
The estimated 200
local high school graduates who attended the United Baccalaureate Celebration Wednesday night were
told that God has a plan for them.
Guest speaker Inquoris "Inky" Johnson
told his story of overcoming a near-fatal f...(more)
Native American Fundraiser Greene County Native Americans performed traditional songs and dances Saturday and Sunday on a Lonesome Pine Trail farm in an effort to raise money, through donations, for a couple suffering from serious illneses. ...(more)
On Aug. 2, 2012, a Wheel Tax Referendum failed that would have raised funds for Eduation. On Aug. 3, 2012, the Board of Education voted to delay the opening of school to address funding issues, said Roger Jones, chairman of the board. Video b...(more)