Johnson City Press Thursday, July 31, 2014
Opinion
Should service animal rules be made more clear?

Should service animal rules be made more clear?

June 2nd, 2014 9:10 am by j

Just what is a service animal and where are they allowed to go?

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Columns Community Voices
What has happened  to women's empowerment?

What has happened to women's empowerment?

June 2nd, 2014 9:00 am by Rebecca Horvath

A recent conversation with my kids' pediatrician touched on the ever-evolving topic of women's empowerment. He wondered why, after years of women's empowerment, are we still not empowered? It's an excellent question.

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Opinion
Columnist Thomas Sowell manipulates, ignores the facts

Columnist Thomas Sowell manipulates, ignores the facts

June 2nd, 2014 8:54 am by BILL SMITH

When doctors treat their patients, they provide remedies that have been shown to be effective in multiple clinical trials. In other words, they thoughtfully consider the facts and then choose an appropriate course of action. In contrast, when politicians

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Opinion
Closing Legion Pool should be last option

Closing Legion Pool should be last option

June 2nd, 2014 8:52 am by Johnson City Press

Closing Legion Street Pool is a very bad idea, and we hope Johnson City leaders will explore other options before even contemplating draining this city's only public outdoor swimming pool.

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Cliven Bundy is no conservative

Cliven Bundy is no conservative

June 2nd, 2014 8:52 am by Kenneth D. Gough

Cliven Bundy, you may know, is the Nevada rancher who is fighting the federal Bureau of Land Management over grazing rights for his cattle.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

1990 write-in campaign for Senate still memorable

June 2nd, 2014 8:48 am by Robert Houk

Carter County will be the battleground for four write-in campaigns for county offices in August, including one for sheriff. Regardless of how the race between Republican nominee Dexter Lunceford and incumbent Chris Mathes turns out, this race for sheriff

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Opinion
Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

Bugs are back, could be carrying disease

June 2nd, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Ouch, they're back!We are, of course, talking about those pesky mosquitoes. And while most Americans consider mosquitoes to be nothing more than a nuisance, they do pose a real public health threat that can prove deadly for some.

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News Regional & National
6 climbers likely dead on Mount Rainier; search too risky

6 climbers likely dead on Mount Rainier; search too risky

June 2nd, 2014 8:10 am by RACHEL LA CORTE and PHUONG LE, Associated Press

Under safer conditions, crews could go in after the bodies.

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News Regional & National
Man killed by train: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

Man killed by train: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

June 2nd, 2014 7:52 am by Staff Report

Also, another East Tennessee train crash left two people in critical condition.

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News Regional & National
Hedgehog pets: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

Hedgehog pets: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

June 2nd, 2014 7:42 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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