Johnson City Press Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Torturing shapewear' and mixed messages in newest O issue

April 21st, 2014 10:25 am by Jan Hearne

Really, Oprah? A corset? Are you kidding me?

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Johnson City resident, they're your county offices, too

April 21st, 2014 10:24 am by Robert Houk

Back in October, I noted that many Johnson City residents mistakenly ignore county elections.

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Columns Community Voices
Let's find common ground, goals for good of everyone

Let's find common ground, goals for good of everyone

April 18th, 2014 8:57 am by Colin Baxter

In Tony Casey's excellent story on April 12, "Cutting a hole in the safety net,' " he presented the main points made by Fox News commentator Charles Krauthammer during his recent speech at the Millennium Centre. A respected conservative columnist, Krautha

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Humpback Rocks: Highland beauty and pioneer history

April 17th, 2014 9:38 am by Johnny Molloy

Up Virginia way, on the north end of the Blue Ridge Parkway, stands the Humpback Rocks, an outcrop that opens to mighty vistas of the Blue Ridge

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Columns Good Neighbor
Sue Guinn Legg

Two matching gifts to benefit agencies

April 17th, 2014 8:58 am by Sue Guinn Legg

A couple of generous matching gift donations to the Rise Up! after-school and youth-mentoring program and to Good Samaritan Ministries' pantry have made this Easter season an excellent time to give.

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Columns Community Voices
What is Fair Trade really all about?

What is Fair Trade really all about?

April 14th, 2014 2:16 pm by Jennie Young

By recent accounting, human trafficking, or modern-day slavery, has moved into second place among global illegal trades and is still the fastest growing. Women and children, especially young girls, are most frequently the "merchandise."

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Columns Community Voices
Get involved in process or risk being part of problem

Get involved in process or risk being part of problem

April 14th, 2014 2:00 pm by Larry French

It's been said that people who don't vote choose those who win elections. Now while this may sound like a contradiction in terms, or a stretch of the imagination, it actually happens.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Are joys of this world a taste of what is to come?

April 14th, 2014 10:21 am by Jan Hearne

In the past months, I've spent a fair amount of time puzzling over what comes next. And though I have no idea when I will make that transition - as my doctor said, "No one can tell you exactly when that will be" - understandably it's been on my mind.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Any effort to disenfranchise voters is a bad move

April 14th, 2014 10:17 am by Robert Houk

Early voting begins Wednesday to pick GOP candidates for a number of contested county government and courthouse offices in Washington County.

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Columns Adventures
Johnny Molloy

Fishing hardware can make your trip smoother

April 10th, 2014 10:03 am by Johnny Molloy

Fishing can be fun - and frustrating. However, a well-tooled fisherman will not only catch and eat more fish but also have an easier time doing it. Consider the following items to make your next angling experience more bountiful.

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