As Johnson City readies for its 150th birthday a year from now, we thought we’d highlight some of the town’s highlights in a timeline. By no means is this a comprehensive list, but here are some key events in Johnson City’s history:
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Dec. 2, 1978: The Statler Brothers appeared with Barbara Mandrell at Freedom Hall Civic Center. Tickets ranged in price from $5.50 to $7.50.
On Dec. 1, 1869, 149 years ago today, Johnson City was first chartered.
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Johnson City, TN
Johnson City is a city in Washington, Carter, and Sullivan counties in the U.S. state of Tennessee. 2017 estimated population was 66,391, making it the ninth-largest city in the state.