Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
Opinion
Guest Commentary: Republicans refuse to obey Constitution by abusing process

Guest Commentary: Republicans refuse to obey Constitution by abusing process

December 3rd, 2013 4:55 pm by Alan Woodruff

"The Senate Republicans just don’t want to do what the Constitution requires them to do. They would rather engage in divisive partisanship than fulfill their oath of office" — Alan Woodruff.

Comments
Opinion
Should Tennessee allow voters to decide on marijuana?

Should Tennessee allow voters to decide on marijuana?

December 3rd, 2013 11:08 am by Johnson City Press

We want to hear from you. Should Tennessee lawmakers allow voters to decide a referendum on medical marijuana?

Comments
Opinion
Drug Court will help solve several problems

Drug Court will help solve several problems

November 25th, 2013 10:26 am by Johnson City Press

Washington County Sessions Court will soon implement a new program that promises to help misdemeanor offenders who wish to shed the shackles of drug dependency.

Comments
Opinion
Take time to be thankful, give back

Take time to be thankful, give back

November 25th, 2013 9:37 am by Johnson City Press

Thanksgiving marks the official start of the holiday season, which makes good sense. We can think of no better way to get into the spirit of Christmas than by giving thanks for our own blessings and by giving what we can to others who may not be as blesse

Comments
Opinion
Questions remain

Questions remain

November 22nd, 2013 4:42 pm by Staff Report

Considering the continued doubt that Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone assassin of President Kennedy, I totally agree with a letter from Anthony Summers.

Comments
Opinion
Grassy knoll shooter

Grassy knoll shooter

November 22nd, 2013 4:42 pm by Staff Report

It appears to me that Lee Harvey Oswald was not the only gunman to shoot President Kennedy.

Comments
Opinion
Take steps to avoid extra holiday bulge

Take steps to avoid extra holiday bulge

November 22nd, 2013 4:40 pm by Staff Report

Thanksgiving, now less than a week away, marks the beginning of a holiday weight gain for many Americans.

Comments
Opinion
Tennessee should work on better driver’s education

Tennessee should work on better driver’s education

November 21st, 2013 8:43 am by Staff Report

We send our best wishes to East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland for a speedy recovery from the injuries he sustained in a car accident earlier this week.

Comments
Opinion
Polar bear numbers

Polar bear numbers

November 18th, 2013 10:00 am by RON McCARLEY

In 2008, the polar bear was the first animal listed as “threatened” based upon projected global warming, even though its population has almost tripled in the last 50 years.

Comments
Opinion
Winston Churchill’s wisdom still valuable today

Winston Churchill’s wisdom still valuable today

November 18th, 2013 9:30 am by COLIN BAXTER

In a time of divisiveness within our country and fragmented world, it was heartwarming to see both Democrats and Republicans come together to install a bust of Sir Winston Churchill in the U.S. Capitol

Comments