Johnson City Press Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Jennie Young: Tennessee abortion amendment is purely a legislative power grab

Jennie Young: Tennessee abortion amendment is purely a legislative power grab

November 3rd, 2014 9:57 am by Jennie Young, Community Voices Columnist

We're all pawns in an ugly game - including our blithely unaware legislators - unless we choose not to be.

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Murvin Perry: Abortion control amendment would correct bad Supreme Court decision

Murvin Perry: Abortion control amendment would correct bad Supreme Court decision

November 3rd, 2014 9:52 am by Murvin Perry, Community Voices Columnist

As what one critic calls the most dishonest political ad continues to air on television - financed with a $1.5 million from giants in the abortion industry, most of it from outside Tennessee - it's time set the facts about Amendment 1 in order.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Challenger says Alexander not showing his true self

November 3rd, 2014 9:46 am by Robert Houk

For many weeks now, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander has been telling Tennessee voters that if they elect Gordon Ball, the Democrat will be "one more vote for Obama."

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Columns Outdoors Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Windy adventures: The unseen weather factor

October 31st, 2014 9:10 am by Johnny Molloy

Knowing the wind forecast before you set out on your adventure can turn this unseen factor into your ally instead of your enemy.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

A few ponderings on paid lobbyists and elected judges

October 29th, 2014 4:39 pm by Robert Houk

Does the city of Johnson City really need a paid lobbyist on Capitol Hill?

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Mystery Diner

Mad Greek International Cafe has a delicious method to the madness

October 24th, 2014 11:51 am by Mystery Diner

Mad Greek cuisine is Mediterranean, meaning Greek ("Aegean" in my book) and southern Italian with some Near East and Northeast American overtones, all ably produced by their chefs and kitchen personnel.

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Constitutional amendments ignore legislative restraint

Constitutional amendments ignore legislative restraint

October 20th, 2014 11:46 am by Robert Houk

It should never be easy to change the state's Constitution.

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Community Voices: A 'no' vote on amendments would send a message to Nashville

Community Voices: A 'no' vote on amendments would send a message to Nashville

October 16th, 2014 2:30 pm by Larry French, Community Voices Columnist

Tennessee's elected officials continue to have agendas, usually in opposition to their constituent's way of thinking.

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Columns Running Around
Tony Casey

Deal or no deal? Adventures on Craigslist

October 16th, 2014 1:06 pm by Tony Casey

When it comes to dancing around the online marketplace Craigslist, I consider my abilities on par with those of Fred Astaire.

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Columns Potluck
Fred Saucman

A call for Cruze family buttermilk

October 16th, 2014 11:36 am by Fred Saucman

I've been a buttermilk drinker from my earliest days.

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