Bud Phillips

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Name: Bud Phillips
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Cecil entered a contest and won, giving us the slogan for Bristol

It is beyond doubt that the most famous sign in Bristol is the great one over State Street at the railroad crossing. A statement is on that sign that I have certainly found to be so very true. Indeed it states why I stayed here.It was not my intention ... [Published TriCities.com - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Building permits 8-28-14

City of ColumbusAug. 19-Aug. 25■ Louis and Willie Mae Richardson; 922 10th St. S.; Boarding up house; Same■ Violet Line; 139 Gardner Blvd.; Shed; Same■ Melco Construction; 517 13th St. N.; Repairs after fire; Same■ Dutch Group; 2021 Military Road; Signs; ... [Published Commercial Dispatch - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Earliest Bristol jails were not very secure and women were kept in locked hotel rooms

It is generally expected that a railroad town and/or a border town would be heavily given to vice and lawlessness. Bristol was no exception. There is every indication that from the beginning, she fully lived up to the reputation of being rough and rowdy. ... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Pioneers in Paradise: Brave sister held her large family together through trying times

The renowned Carter family of musical recording fame in this area seemed to lean toward ballads which were much enjoyed by a great part of the population of the time. They seemed to have followed the proverb of which I have long lived, that being, in ... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ready To Rumble

The Rumbles, one of the most popular Midwest dance bands of the past half-century, is kicking off Riverboat Days tonight (Friday) at Riverside Park.But for band member Todd Henseler, tonight’s performance also marks a homecoming celebration.Henseler, ... [Published Press and Dakotan - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bristol’s first civilian hospital opened in 1873 in the old Thomas House Hotel

I receive many questions concerning early Bristol history. They come in person, by telephone, mail and are often routed to me through the local library, chamber of commerce or courthouse offices. Sometimes they come through local relatives of persons ... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Dr. William R. Rogers was a noted Bristol physician and highly respected

He is well remembered as a very successful physician of Bristol as well as being a very highly respected citizen. He took part in numerous civic, social and church affairs in this city. His family and close associates also remember something about him ... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Helping with Bristol’s Citizens Cemetery an 'honorable thing to do'

BRISTOL, Va. – Marcellus Sheppard did not budge.John J. Fowler uttered nary a word.“I saw a coyote run up through here right before you got here,” said Chris Blevins, a crew leader with Barrett’s Lawn Care.Blevins and two co-workers mowed and trimmed ... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Town founding was a phenomenal success from the very beginning

The Rev. James King had every opportunity to be the founder of Bristol in both Virginia and Tennessee. He owned the land that was chosen to be the terminal points of both the Virginia and Tennessee and East Tennessee and Virginia railroads. Indeed, he ... [Published TriCities.com - Jul 27 2014]

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Cecil entered a contest and won, giving us the ... [Published TriCities.com - 17 hours ago]
Building permits 8-28-14 [Published Commercial Dispatch - Aug 28 2014]
Earliest Bristol jails were not very secure and... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 24 2014]
Pioneers in Paradise: Brave sister held her lar... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 17 2014]
Ready To Rumble [Published Press and Dakotan - Aug 15 2014]
Bristol’s first civilian hospital opened in 187... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 10 2014]
Dr. William R. Rogers was a noted Bristol physi... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 03 2014]
Helping with Bristol’s Citizens Cemetery an 'ho... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 03 2014]
Town founding was a phenomenal success from the... [Published TriCities.com - Jul 27 2014]
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