Johnson City Press Monday, September 22, 2014
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State Republicans will have to cave on Medicaid

State Republicans will have to cave on Medicaid

December 16th, 2013 9:21 am by Judy Garland

Many Tennessee hospitals have already made painful choices, limiting their capacity to serve with their usual high degree of performance and availability.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

GOP will use hot-button issues, Dems should as well

December 16th, 2013 9:18 am by Robert Houk

Prepare yourself, dear voter, because 2014 is going be a busy election year. There will be contests for governor, county offices and Congress on the ballot.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

The ‘c’ word, feeling lucky and coping despite tinsel and lights

December 16th, 2013 9:15 am by Jan Hearne

Because I have long recognized the Universe has a strange sense of humor, I was not surprised when, as a writer, my fate hung on a conjunction.

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Columns Community Voices
Prescribing antibiotics is not always the best medicine

Prescribing antibiotics is not always the best medicine

December 16th, 2013 9:06 am by Dr. Jim Holt

One of the less-pleasant features of autumn and winter is the increase in acute viral illness, which we commonly call the cold and flu season.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Knoxville’s Ijams Nature Center connects people and the outdoors

December 12th, 2013 11:20 am by Johnny Molloy

Now in its fifth decade, Ijams Nature Center continues to be a destination for Knoxville residents and is a model for cities – including Johnson City -- within the Volunteer State.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Local wrestlers fight to provide child’s Christmas

December 12th, 2013 11:16 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Six-year-old John Batista Blair, a first-grader at Carter County’s Central Elementary School, has had a rough year.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
The real King of the Wild Frontier: Crockett or Houston?

The real King of the Wild Frontier: Crockett or Houston?

December 9th, 2013 10:02 am by Bob Cox

One of my favorite writers, the late Hal Boyle, former Associated Press writer, questioned in a July 1955 column if Davy Crockett was really “King of the Wild Frontier.”

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Ronstadt’s music and love of singing provided an outlet for a 20-something’s emotions

December 9th, 2013 9:06 am by Jan Hearne

In high school, only one boy gave me his class ring. This cute, sweet boy wanted me to go steady.

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Columns As I See It
State House race could be a costly contest

State House race could be a costly contest

December 9th, 2013 9:02 am by Johnson City Press

The contest between state Rep. Matthew “Boss” Hill, R-Jonesborough, and former Johnson City Commissioner Phil Carriger could become the most expensive Republican Primary for a seat in the state House of Representatives ever waged in this area.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Crossing Cross Mountain during the cold season

December 5th, 2013 9:09 am by Johnny Molloy

It was a cold, blustery day, yet bathed in sunshine, the kind you have during the cold season here in the hills of East Tennessee. A fellow member of First Presbyterian Church, Bob Ashburn, joined me for an overnight backpack on the Appalachian Trail, up

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