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Fear of anything nuclear a bit overblown, unnecessary

Fear of anything nuclear a bit overblown, unnecessary

July 25th, 2013 9:41 am by Don Whittamore

Demonstrators are protesting the use of depleted uranium at the Aerojet, Rocketdyne Jonesborough facility.

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Keep doing more to lure students, community downtown

July 22nd, 2013 10:00 am by Sydney Franklin

Did you know Johnson City was ranked 14th on Forbes’ 2012 list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers?

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Research shows dangers of depleted uranium

Research shows dangers of depleted uranium

July 22nd, 2013 9:54 am by Shadden Brock

I am writing in response to the article on the protests at Aerojet that was published Tuesday. I found one portion of the article particularly concerning.

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Pledge not to text and drive — and keep it

Pledge not to text and drive — and keep it

July 22nd, 2013 9:48 am by Rebecca Horvath

Summertime is here and nothing says “summer” like a road trip.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Addiction grabs hold, steals another young life

July 22nd, 2013 9:30 am by Jan Hearne

Cory Monteith, the star of “Glee,” died July 13 alone in a Vancouver hotel room at the age of 31.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Civility is not about ‘political correctness,’ it’s good manners

July 22nd, 2013 9:18 am by Robert Houk

The flap over the so-called “nuclear option” in the U.S. Senate last week is just another example of how dysfunctional things have become on Capitol Hill.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Capitol Sweet Shoppe opened its doors on West Main in 1930

Capitol Sweet Shoppe opened its doors on West Main in 1930

July 22nd, 2013 8:55 am by Bob Cox

A Monday, March 21, 1930 edition, of the Johnson City Staff-News had an attention grabbing announcement as noted in my column photo. I decided to fire up my Yesteryear Time Machine and take us on a trip.

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Many cities, states have backward, stupid liquor laws

Many cities, states have backward, stupid liquor laws

July 18th, 2013 8:41 am by John Strickland

Tennessee legislators don’t realize their stupidity on the “wine in grocery stores” bill.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
John Sevier a great Tennessee pioneer, statesman

John Sevier a great Tennessee pioneer, statesman

July 15th, 2013 9:33 am by Bob Cox

John Sevier (1745-1815) is recognized as our state’s great pioneer and statesman.

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Electric hybrid fizzles, burns before going bankrupt

Electric hybrid fizzles, burns before going bankrupt

July 15th, 2013 9:03 am by Murvin Perry

Fisker Automotive, maker of the much acclaimed Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid electric sedan, has filed for bankruptcy after spending $1.5 billion.

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