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Douglas Fritz

Douglas Fritz: Glory days gone from NFL

November 29th, 2013 12:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Football is still a nice side dish. Now, if somebody could just fix the thing.

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Entertainment Community Columns Local Entertainment Mystery Diner
Mystery Diner

Caribbean Grill: A welcome break from holiday shopping

November 29th, 2013 11:47 am by Mystery Diner

'You all know my feelings about holiday shopping. Scrooge himself would have more tolerance of this sadly necessary event than I do' — The Mystery Diner.

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Columns Community Voices
Party line leaves Congress with few morals

Party line leaves Congress with few morals

November 25th, 2013 4:45 pm by Judy Garland, Community Voices

'For certain, no statesman ever claimed entitlement to so much moral wiggle room' — Judy Garland.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

We have so much to be grateful for

November 25th, 2013 2:06 pm by Jan Hearne

Several of my young Facebook friends — the children of my peers — have been keeping gratitude journals during the month of November. Each day they list a few things they are grateful for. It is touching to read their entries.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Medicaid expansion is coming, but will the federal money flow into Tennessee?

November 25th, 2013 10:21 am by Robert Houk

Earlier this year, Gov. Bill Haslam turned down federal money to cover what was then expected to be an additional 180,000 state residents on TennCare.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Spy the Grand Canyon of Tennessee from Snoopers Rock

November 21st, 2013 9:00 am by Johnny Molloy

Prentice Cooper State Forest, situated in a big bend of the Tennessee River near Chattanooga, is a huge swath of wild land, below which is the Grand Canyon of the Tennessee.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Help Operation Christmas Child

November 21st, 2013 8:50 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Operation Christmas Child will be collecting its signature gift-filled shoe boxes for children around the world through Monday at drop off locations across the Tri-Cities.

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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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Columns Community Voices
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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