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All gun owners must protect curious children

All gun owners must protect curious children

October 24th, 2013 9:22 am by Staff Report

Law enforcement officials in Nevada say the 12-year-old student who opened fire on a middle school campus, wounding two classmates and killing a teacher before taking his own life, got the weapon from his home.

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Stadium peanuts

Stadium peanuts

October 23rd, 2013 1:00 pm by Staff Report

It may be time to change the tradition of selling peanuts in the shell to selling single-serve packages that contain peanuts already removed from the shell.

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Move frats to campus

Move frats to campus

October 23rd, 2013 12:00 pm by Staff Report

In the article, “Frat-free neighborhood,” from Sept. 15, it surprisingly states that, “A registered event has not been held at a fraternity house in several years ...”

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Liberals destroy freedom

Liberals destroy freedom

October 23rd, 2013 11:00 am by Staff Report

Conservatives only want to govern. Liberals explicitly want to rule.

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It is law, Dr. Roe

It is law, Dr. Roe

October 23rd, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

After reading Congressman Phil Roe’s remarks regarding the Affordable Care Act on Oct. 18, I believe I now understand the issue he has with it.

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Tennessee's U.S. senators showed leadership, understanding

Tennessee's U.S. senators showed leadership, understanding

October 23rd, 2013 8:39 am by Staff Report

During the recent government shutdown and debt ceiling crisis, Tennesseans should be proud of the bipartisan work of our U.S. senators, Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander.

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It's never too early to help with Christmas Box

It's never too early to help with Christmas Box

October 23rd, 2013 8:18 am by Staff Report

Registration for the 33rd annual Johnson City Press Christmas Box drive is under way.

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Ban paddling

Ban paddling

October 22nd, 2013 8:53 am by Staff Report

Hitting children with boards is not at all effective in any sense of learning school material nor in learning to behave well

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Why is the animal shelter taking so long?

Why is the animal shelter taking so long?

October 22nd, 2013 8:50 am by Staff Report

The Johnson City Animal Shelter’s intake of animals in September was the lowest in the past 15 years. Definitely good news, but it’s not a trend.

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Discipline children

Discipline children

October 22nd, 2013 8:47 am by Staff Report

Most of the media and most states are against spanking children. Most of the states allowing spanking are in the South.

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