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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Reflecting on JFK, role television had the week after his death

November 18th, 2013 9:37 am by Jan Hearne

It is a late fall afternoon; I am in sixth grade. Sister Marie Therese, the principal, is on the intercom. “Will you get out of here?!,” she snaps at a student. We giggle. There is a pause, then she tells us the president has been shot.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Will wine bill be bottled up once again?

November 18th, 2013 9:33 am by Robert Houk

The president of the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association says his organization plans to stand by its man in the wine-in-grocery-store fight.

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Minimalist governance is not answer to problems

Minimalist governance is not answer to problems

November 18th, 2013 9:29 am by Jennie Young

I clipped a letter that appeared in Forum on Oct. 23 under the headline: “Liberals destroy freedom.” I kept it for its language — well ordered, well organized, reasonably concise, but with not one sentence of evidence to support its thesis.

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Tea party may have good — not crazy — plan

Tea party may have good — not crazy — plan

November 18th, 2013 9:28 am by Kenneth Gough

“If we are victorious in one more battle with the Romans, we shall be utterly ruined.”

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Gray day in November turns into a day a nation wept

Gray day in November turns into a day a nation wept premium content

November 18th, 2013 9:26 am by Larry French

It began like any other late November autumn morning in the Arkansas Delta: A drizzling rain and temperatures in the mid-40s.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Richmond’s Canal Walk showcases urban hiking

November 14th, 2013 10:00 am by Johnny Molloy

Richmond, Virginia’s riverside past is showcased in a model for urban hiking in the heart of its downtown.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Holiday projects taking shape

November 14th, 2013 8:53 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Handymen for Christ at Telford United Methodist Church have kicked off their annual Christmas bike drive for Washington County schoolchildren in need.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Bill would help veterans attend college in Tennessee

November 11th, 2013 12:55 pm by Robert Houk

This nation has been at war for more than a decade now, and combat in Afghanistan and Iraq has meant multiple deployments for many of the men and women of our armed services.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Bear Family Records box set: Get to know our musical pioneers

Bear Family Records box set: Get to know our musical pioneers

November 11th, 2013 11:47 am by Bob Cox

I was asked to give a brief address to the attendees at the Johnson City Sessions VIP celebration on Oct. 20 at the Venue in the downtown King Center.

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A solution can be found on the peanut threat

A solution can be found on the peanut threat

November 11th, 2013 11:08 am by Rebecca Horvath

Controversy erupted recently when a local family asked the Science Hill High School Band Boosters to stop selling shelled peanuts at football games.

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