Johnson City Press Monday, March 30, 2015
Sports Opinion
Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

January 31st, 2015 12:00 am by Johnson City Press

It is no coincidence that most professional football games in the United States are played on Sunday, because for some Americans, the sport has become a religion.

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It's time to stop passing the bottle' in Tennessee

It's time to stop passing the bottle' in Tennessee

January 30th, 2015 1:27 pm by Johnson City Press

A loophole allows a driver to simply pass the bottle to a passenger if he or she is stopped by a law enforcement officer. It also costs Tennessee between $6 million and $12 million annually in federal highway funds.

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Project X disclosure: Open government does not come with caveats

Project X disclosure: Open government does not come with caveats

January 29th, 2015 10:20 am by Johnson City Press

Silence is not always golden. In fact there are times when it can be outright dangerous.

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Show respect when you fly the American flag

Show respect when you fly the American flag

January 27th, 2015 9:16 am by Johnson City Press

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Budget cuts would harm most vulnerable citizens

Budget cuts would harm most vulnerable citizens

January 27th, 2015 9:12 am by Johnson City Press

It's "about the dignity" of Tennesseans, who despite their disabilities, are "still citizens with full rights" in this state.

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Should law enforcement use military surplus?

Should law enforcement use military surplus?

January 26th, 2015 12:24 pm by Johnson City Press

We want to know what you think.

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A Washington County policy is needed for incentive packages

A Washington County policy is needed for incentive packages

January 26th, 2015 10:03 am by Johnson City Press

There is just one thing that troubles us about this deal. County officials have not publicly disclosed the identity of this company.

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Sound Off: Should students buckle up on school buses?

Sound Off: Should students buckle up on school buses?

January 22nd, 2015 9:59 am by Johnson City Press

A cost analysis of a seat belt bill introduced in 2004 determined that it would cost $84 million to retrofit all school buses in Tennessee.

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Newspapers are a trusted source for public notices

Newspapers are a trusted source for public notices

January 22nd, 2015 12:00 am by Johnson City Press

Our track record speaks for itself.

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Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

January 19th, 2015 11:05 am by Johnson City Press

Open government is the best government. And as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis once said in regards to keeping stink out of government: "Sunlight is the best disinfectant."

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