Johnson City Press Sunday, July 5, 2015
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Tony Casey

I don't want to smell or see your butts

March 26th, 2015 9:02 am by Tony Casey

I'm not sure how it came about, but apparently, smokers are under the impression that their cigarettes are completely natural. Paper surrounding the tobacco comes from trees, the tobacco is farmed from the ground just like the filter which - I once was to

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Good Neighbor: Ebola Care project to help children orphaned by epidemic

March 26th, 2015 8:46 am by Sue Guinn Legg

April Fools Day holds a great opportunity for the Johnson City-based Christ Children's Home Education Fund to help Liberian children whose parents have died in the Ebola outbreak.

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Columns All About Abby
All About Abby: Can you spare a 20?

All About Abby: Can you spare a 20?

March 25th, 2015 11:10 am by Abby Hathorn

Andrew Jackson is on the $20 bill. Why not replace him with a notable woman?

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Columns Community Voices Opinion
State lawmakers are the true takers' in Nashville

State lawmakers are the true takers' in Nashville

March 23rd, 2015 4:54 pm by Jennie Young, Guest Columnist

With the governor, the state's hospital groups and almost two-thirds of the state's population on our side, we're a sorry lot if we can't send them back for a do-over.

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Columns As I See It Opinion
Divisions are growing inside the GOP ranks

Divisions are growing inside the GOP ranks

March 23rd, 2015 4:21 pm by Robert Houk

Legitimate issues that impact the daily lives of most Tennesseans get lost in the noise of partisanship and ideology.

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Columns Local News Running Around
Tony Casey

Five Tri-Cities half marathons in eight months is Beastly

March 19th, 2015 10:46 am by Tony Casey

The half marathon is the most popular road racing distance in the United States, and it's no surprise that within the Tri-Cities area there is a series that challenges participants to complete five 13.1-mile races in just eight months.

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Community Columns Local News Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Good Neighbor: Fundraising underway for local child's special needs

March 19th, 2015 10:11 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Friends of R.J. Morelock, a 21-month old Washington County child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a genetic neuro-muscular disease that renders him immobile and requires him to use a respirator, have been busy raising funds for a special computer controlled

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Columns As I See It
New attacks on open government in Tennessee

New attacks on open government in Tennessee

March 18th, 2015 1:32 pm by Robert Houk

Tennessee's Open Records Act is very direct. It says every Tennessean has a right to obtain certain information under the law - no questions asked.

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Columns All About Abby
All About Abby: Are 'typical' teens future residents of the prison system?

All About Abby: Are 'typical' teens future residents of the prison system?

March 16th, 2015 9:10 am by Abby Hathorn

First of all, what exactly is a "normal teenager"? Is it the unwillingness to learn, the hatred of school, the disrespect of authority figures, wild parties, drugs, and underage drinking?

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Entertainment Columns Local Entertainment Mystery Diner
Sunday brunch at Cafe One 11 not to be missed

Sunday brunch at Cafe One 11 not to be missed

March 13th, 2015 9:23 am by Mystery Diner

I finished the meal with four empty plates stacked in from of me. It would have been five if not for hissed stage whisper from my dining partner about "leaving something for the others there, big boy."

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