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Parents: Know your local history, teach your children

Parents: Know your local history, teach your children

October 7th, 2013 8:13 am by Staff Report

Monday marks the 233th anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain, which was a monumental win for patriots that couldn’t have been achieved without the help of militiamen from this area

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Should Rep. Hill change his vote on wine bill?

Should Rep. Hill change his vote on wine bill?

October 7th, 2013 8:09 am by Staff Report

Here we go again. Last month, Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said he expects a long debated bill to allow wine to be sold in Tennessee grocery stores finally will be approved when the state General Assembly reconvenes next year.

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Consider composting instead of raking leaves for pickup

Consider composting instead of raking leaves for pickup

October 4th, 2013 8:44 am by Staff Report

Public works crews in Johnson City are set to begin fall leaf pickup on Nov. 4. Leaves will be collected in each neighborhood of the city at least twice through Dec. 20.

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Health reform, WJHL and DISH and more in Friday's Forum

Health reform, WJHL and DISH and more in Friday's Forum

October 4th, 2013 8:42 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on the rule of the rich, health reform and DISH and WJHL.

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General Assembly should pass Gary Daugherty Law

October 3rd, 2013 12:08 pm by Staff Report

As Press staff writer Becky Campbell reported last month, there’s a move afoot to stiffen the penalties for those convicted of injuring someone while evading arrest. The effort is in response to an incident that occurred in January 2012 that left a Washin

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October is time to think pink, schedule a mammogram

October is time to think pink, schedule a mammogram

October 2nd, 2013 8:30 am by Staff Report

Pink will be in style this month. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and many Americans will be displaying pink ribbons or wearing pink apparel.

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Outsourcing at ETSU, teacher evaluations and more in Wednesday's Forum

Outsourcing at ETSU, teacher evaluations and more in Wednesday's Forum

October 2nd, 2013 8:22 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on teacher evaluations, the right to bear arms, outsourcing at ETSU, affordable insurance and the rise in sea level.

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Corps, Congress have failed America’s great rivers

Corps, Congress have failed America’s great rivers

October 1st, 2013 8:23 am by Staff Report

John Paul Woodley, the former assistant secretary of the Army, once said there were three things the Army Corps of Engineers can’t do. The first is make it rain. The second is stop the rain. And the third?

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ETSU custodians, annexation and more in Tuesday's Forum

ETSU custodians, annexation and more in Tuesday's Forum

October 1st, 2013 8:15 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on annexation, ETSU custodians and people on welfare.

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College loan debt and Roe's health care plan in Sunday's Forum

College loan debt and Roe's health care plan in Sunday's Forum

September 30th, 2013 9:34 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on Roe's health care plan and college loan debt.

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