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Opinion
Be a true champion by giving to United Way

Be a true champion by giving to United Way

October 13th, 2014 10:05 am by Johnson City Press

Agencies served by the United Way need every penny they can get. Charitable contributions simply have not been able to keep with all the requests for assistance.

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Moving Johnson City's election date makes really good sense

Moving Johnson City's election date makes really good sense

October 13th, 2014 10:03 am by Johnson City Press

As we've noted in this space many times before, going it alone has simply become too expensive for city leaders to justify.

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Is it time for a referendum on medical marijuana in Tennessee?

Is it time for a referendum on medical marijuana in Tennessee?

October 6th, 2014 11:49 am by Johnson City Press

A bill to legalize marijuana for medical use in Tennessee stalled in the Tennessee General Assembly earlier this year.

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Robert Houk

The new Lamar Alexander wants to get things done'

October 6th, 2014 11:44 am by Robert Houk

Meet the new Lamar Alexander. He's much more conservative than the older model, who was conservative enough for most Tennesseans way back in the day.

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A spay/neuter program is  essential for a no-kill shelter

A spay/neuter program is essential for a no-kill shelter

October 3rd, 2014 12:44 pm by Johnson City Press

A no-kill shelter is truly a worthwhile goal, but until this area's out-of-control animal overpopulation is dealt with, space makes it a difficult one to achieve.

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Should the United States be doing more to treat Ebola?

Should the United States be doing more to treat Ebola?

September 29th, 2014 9:51 am by Johnson City Press

Press staff writer Tony Casey reported last week that a native of Liberia, who is now living in Johnson City, is doing what he can to raise money for Ebola relief.

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Speeding continues to be a dangerous problem

Speeding continues to be a dangerous problem

September 29th, 2014 9:26 am by Johnson City Press

Speeding is a particular concern of residents in neighborhoods that are often used as "cut-throughs" by motorists who don't live there.

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Education Opinion
Sound Off! Science Hill's lockdown policy needs a review

Sound Off! Science Hill's lockdown policy needs a review

September 25th, 2014 9:06 am by Johnson City Press

Tell us what you think about Science Hill's lockdown policy. What changes would you suggest?

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Sunshine Law doesn't allow private powwows

Sunshine Law doesn't allow private powwows

September 24th, 2014 11:48 am by Johnson City Press

The Carter County Commission needs a do-over.

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A living will offers peace of mind at a difficult time

A living will offers peace of mind at a difficult time

September 15th, 2014 2:28 pm by Johnson City Press

End-of-life planning is a conversation every American should have with their loved ones and health care providers. It's vital that your family and physicians know your wishes for end-of-life treatment.

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