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Trail vs. shelter

Trail vs. shelter

December 9th, 2013 9:17 am by N. STITT

My message back to Dr. Daniel Schumaier (chairman of the Rails to Trails Task Force) regarding his statement that “everybody donating a little bit” to the Tweetsie Trail campaign is important —

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Spay and neuter pets

Spay and neuter pets

December 9th, 2013 9:16 am by TERESA CHAGRIN

Thank you for pointing out that opening a “no-kill” animal shelter is not the answer to Johnson City’s dog and cat overpopulation crisis.

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Faculty fans

Faculty fans

December 9th, 2013 9:15 am by DAVID CHAMPOUILLON

A different fan’s point of view: I am a realist. The glass is neither half full nor half empty. There are significant problems with Freedom Hall as a venue for East Tennessee State University basketball.

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Let voters vote

Let voters vote

December 9th, 2013 9:13 am by JESSIE WARD

Yes, lawmakers should allow voters in Tennessee to decide on a referendum for the use of medical marijuana.

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Secondhand smoke

Secondhand smoke

December 9th, 2013 9:13 am by JEFFREY L. CLAYTON

The issue of legalizing marijuana is not really as simple as some people would make it seem. There are consequences to any action, and this issue is no different.

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Tennessee voters should decide on marijuana legalization

Tennessee voters should decide on marijuana legalization

December 9th, 2013 9:12 am by JARED WORTH

I am a student of Middle Tennessee State University. I think that the issue of marijuana legalization should be left up to the voters to decide.

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What do you think about proposed fee hike at ETSU?

What do you think about proposed fee hike at ETSU?

December 9th, 2013 9:11 am by Johnson City Press

“Nickel and dimed.” That’s how one reader commented on our website in regard to a story about East Tennessee State University considering yet another hike to student fees.

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What do you think about Amazon drone delivery?

What do you think about Amazon drone delivery?

December 9th, 2013 8:50 am by Johnson City Press

It sounds like something seen in a sci-fi movie from the 1980s — “Blade Runner,” perhaps or even more ominous, “The Terminator.” But it’s no movie, or joke.

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Moving Bucs basketball to Freedom Hall a win-win

Moving Bucs basketball to Freedom Hall a win-win

December 6th, 2013 11:48 am by Johnson City Press

As Press Sports writer Joe Avento reported last month, East Tennessee State University officials would like to see more basketball games played at Freedom Hall.

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Elite football programs

Elite football programs

December 5th, 2013 9:45 am by MARK PONDER

To follow up on Press sports writer Douglas Fritz’s column on Nov. 17 under the headline, “’Toppers still far from elite,” no football program — not just Science Hill High School — will ever be elite without starting up front with a good offense or defens

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