Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Conservatives don’t want radical change for sake of change

Conservatives don’t want radical change for sake of change

August 5th, 2013 10:13 am by Kenneth D. Gough

It’s easy to ridicule conservatives as stuck in the past, of being afraid of change, so wedded to the way things were that they cannot conceive of things as they might be.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

DeBerry was dedicated lawmaker and a ‘great lady’

August 5th, 2013 9:55 am by Robert Houk

The many comments I heard and read last week on the passing of former Tennessee House Speaker Pro-Tempore Lois DeBerry, D-Memphis, were heartfelt and very personal. Some of the most touching came from her Republican colleagues here in East Tennessee

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Reflecting on phrase ‘died doing what they loved’

August 5th, 2013 9:46 am by Jan Hearne

After David “Kidd” Kraddick, radio and TV host of the “Kidd Kraddick in the Morning” show, died July 27 at a charity golf event, his spokesman said, “he died doing what he loved.”

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Community Columns Mystery Diner
Chop House continues tradition of Southern Hospitality

Chop House continues tradition of Southern Hospitality

August 2nd, 2013 11:36 am by Staff Report

This year’s Kingsport Fun Fest was both fun and festive for the members of the dine-around bunch. Lots of fun, lots of things to do and of course, lots of things to taste. The shank end of our day, however, found us wanting something more substantial than

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Don’t fear the falls of Graveyard Fields

August 1st, 2013 10:10 am by Johnny Molloy

Summer is a great time to cruise the highlands along the Blue Ridge Parkway, and perhaps take a stroll to a waterfall.

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Help needed for back-to-school program

August 1st, 2013 12:00 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Good Samaritan Ministries will distribute back-to-school clothing, shoes, backpacks and supplies to more than 1,200 local children in need.

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Community Columns Heritage Yesteryear
Tidbits from Jan. 3, 1934, edition of Johnson City Staff-News

Tidbits from Jan. 3, 1934, edition of Johnson City Staff-News

July 29th, 2013 11:41 am by Bob Cox

On Jan. 3, 1934, the Johnson City Staff-News announced a new comic strip page as part of a “New Deal” for its readers.

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Columns Community Voices
Presidential quotes offer good advice for life

Presidential quotes offer good advice for life

July 29th, 2013 9:22 am by Rebecca Horvath

I’ve always enjoyed a good quote. Fitting a nugget of wisdom or humor into a neat little package is perfect for my often too-busy brain.

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Columns Community Voices
Top 12 movies of all time according to Larry French

Top 12 movies of all time according to Larry French

July 29th, 2013 9:19 am by Larry French, Community Voices

As summer passes rapidly through July, and each day becomes hotter than the previous, we reluctantly find ourselves heading toward those dreaded sweltering days of August.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Getting royal treatment at St. Mary’s Hospital in London

July 29th, 2013 9:16 am by Robert Houk

Watching the non-stop coverage of the birth of Prince George in London last week reminded me of my own visit to the hospital where the infant who could someday be the king of England was born.

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