Johnson City Press Thursday, November 27, 2014
Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Obamacare, tracing pork and shrinking tax dollars

September 30th, 2013 9:10 am by Robert Houk

The idea of linking defunding Obamacare to passage of a stopgap spending bill has been called “silly” by U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

‘It’s just a phase’ that I, unfortunately, missed out on

September 30th, 2013 9:00 am by Jan Hearne

It is amazing how knowledgeable I have become about child rearing, given I never had children of my own.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Majestic Theatre Wurlitzer pipe organ had quite a debut in 1926

Majestic Theatre Wurlitzer pipe organ had quite a debut in 1926

September 30th, 2013 8:40 am by Bob Cox

Today’s column deals with the stirring news of the grand opening in June 1926 of the Majestic Theatre’s new $20,000 Wurlitzer pipe organ.

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Community Columns Mystery Diner
Mystery Diner

Our House had the Mystery Diner feeling right at home

September 27th, 2013 3:37 pm by Mystery Diner

It is not often that the Mystery Diner finds a dining venue that is destined to be “a hit” right from the start. Hold onto your taste buds dear readers, for I bring you a top contender for the Tri-Cities’ “Best New Restaurant.”

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Columns Community Voices
Commissioner says he seeks clarification, not confrontation

Commissioner says he seeks clarification, not confrontation

September 27th, 2013 8:38 am by Mark Ferguson

Thomas Paine was right when he said: “These are the times that try men’s souls.” As a Washington County commissioner, I can attest to that old saying.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Local celebration to aid orphanage

September 26th, 2013 8:40 am by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City-based Christ Children’s Home Education Fund that is helping build a new orphanage school in war torn Liberia will mark its one-year anniversary this weekend with a community celebration at the Kaycliff Center on Boone Lake.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Be an ethical sportsman

September 26th, 2013 8:38 am by Johnny Molloy

It was day three of a five-day trip on the Buffalo River of Arkansas. The smallmouth bass were biting.

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Columns Community Voices
‘Juice’ is back, but is that bad?

‘Juice’ is back, but is that bad?

September 25th, 2013 8:37 am by Jacob Aaroen

Over the past year or so, Major League Baseball has been the center of attention for all the wrong reasons.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
History Mystery: More specifics about what happened to Powell County

History Mystery: More specifics about what happened to Powell County

September 23rd, 2013 10:56 am by Bob Cox

The Powell County “history mystery” that I wrote about a few weeks ago has been partially resolved.

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Columns Community Voices
Obama bumbled his way through one crisis after another

Obama bumbled his way through one crisis after another

September 23rd, 2013 10:40 am by Kenneth D. Gough

All in favor of going to war with Syria, raise your hands. I see no hands.

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