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Should the 'good book' be the state's official book?

Should the 'good book' be the state's official book?

March 4th, 2015 11:47 am by Johnson City Press

State Rep. Jerry Sexton, R-Bean Station, is sponsoring legislation to add the Holy Bible to the official list of state symbols.

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Passage of Wilderness Act is key to our area

Passage of Wilderness Act is key to our area

February 26th, 2015 11:04 am by Johnson City Press

Contact Rep. Phil Roe's office today an let him know.

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Physical education needed in local schools

Physical education needed in local schools

February 26th, 2015 10:57 am by Johnson City Press

A lack of exercise and poor diets have resulted in bulging waistlines and serious health problems for too many Tennesseans, both young and old.

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Legislator benefits: Tennesseans are entitled to know the facts

Legislator benefits: Tennesseans are entitled to know the facts

February 23rd, 2015 12:12 pm by Johnson City Press

Records show 116 members out of 132 who serve in the state General Assembly are now covered under the state's health care plan.

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Should a sniper rifle be lauded in Tennessee?

Should a sniper rifle be lauded in Tennessee?

February 23rd, 2015 11:16 am by Johnson City Press

State Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-Jonesborough, is sponsoring a bill to include a sniper rifle in the same ranks as tomatoes, the "Tennessee Waltz" and the raccoon.

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Downtown Johnson City broadband would be a game changer

Downtown Johnson City broadband would be a game changer

February 16th, 2015 10:18 am by Johnson City Press

Broadband connectivity is essential to lure both businesses and new residents to a community. Without it, many of the new tech generation will go elsewhere.

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Should commissioners serve in dual county roles?

Should commissioners serve in dual county roles?

February 16th, 2015 9:20 am by Johnson City Press

Mitch Meredith, whose starting salary has been placed between $61,000 and $81,000, began his job last week.

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Should Washington County commissioners allow the public to speak?

Should Washington County commissioners allow the public to speak?

February 9th, 2015 9:32 am by Johnson City Press

We want to know what you think. Send us a letter. Comment on this article.

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Taxpayers deserve to know the 'who' in the Project X deal

Taxpayers deserve to know the 'who' in the Project X deal

February 5th, 2015 1:47 pm by Johnson City Press

How did they do it? Was it a pinky swear?

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Should the legal drinking age be lowered in Tennessee?

Should the legal drinking age be lowered in Tennessee?

February 2nd, 2015 11:16 am by Johnson City Press

According to the World Health Organization, the United States is among the few developed nations (Iceland, Japan, South Korea and Thailand being the others) with a minimum drinking age over 18.

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