Johnson City Press Saturday, December 20, 2014
Opinion
Speeding continues to be a dangerous problem

Speeding continues to be a dangerous problem

September 29th, 2014 9:26 am by Johnson City Press

Speeding is a particular concern of residents in neighborhoods that are often used as "cut-throughs" by motorists who don't live there.

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Education Opinion
Sound Off! Science Hill's lockdown policy needs a review

Sound Off! Science Hill's lockdown policy needs a review

September 25th, 2014 9:06 am by Johnson City Press

Tell us what you think about Science Hill's lockdown policy. What changes would you suggest?

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Opinion
Sunshine Law doesn't allow private powwows

Sunshine Law doesn't allow private powwows

September 24th, 2014 11:48 am by Johnson City Press

The Carter County Commission needs a do-over.

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Opinion
A living will offers peace of mind at a difficult time

A living will offers peace of mind at a difficult time

September 15th, 2014 2:28 pm by Johnson City Press

End-of-life planning is a conversation every American should have with their loved ones and health care providers. It's vital that your family and physicians know your wishes for end-of-life treatment.

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Columns As I See It Opinion
Robert Houk

Tax rates go up as property values shrink

September 15th, 2014 12:01 pm by Robert Houk

It will soon be property tax collection time again in Tennessee. Local governments typically send out their tax bills in early October, but some (including Washington County) might be mailing those notices a bit later this year.

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Columns Community Voices Opinion

A few modern updates to 'The Good Wife's Guide'

September 15th, 2014 11:52 am by Cindy DeVane, Community Voices Columnist

A good wife always knows her place.

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Columns Community Voices Opinion

Vol fever grips Tennessee

September 15th, 2014 11:50 am by Rebecca Horvath, Community Voices Columnist

Suddenly, we heard an eruption of cheers from somewhere across the way, then another and another. We soon discovered the source of all the excitement - the Volunteers were winning a big game.

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Opinion
Wearing a helmet should be a must for all ATV riders

Wearing a helmet should be a must for all ATV riders

September 15th, 2014 11:13 am by Johnson City Press

While the total number of serious accidents involving all-terrain vehicles has declined nationally in recent years, injuries to children and teenagers riding ATVs continue to rise.

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Opinion
Should the penny be retired from our currency?

Should the penny be retired from our currency?

September 15th, 2014 9:11 am by Johnson City Press

The General Accounting Office stated in a official report filed in 1996 that many Americans consider the penny to be a "nuisance coin."

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Regional & National Opinion
Sound off: Is the president's plan enough to punish ISIS?

Sound off: Is the president's plan enough to punish ISIS?

September 11th, 2014 9:07 am by Johnson City Press

The president's plan will be scrutinized in great length today by members of Congress, foreign affairs analysts and news pundits. The most important assessment, however, is to come from the American people.

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