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When it comes to measuring the prosperity of any modern civilization, the state of health care is always an important metric.
Buffalo Mountain has seen its fair share of troubles over the years, including a 2008 forest fire that temporarily shut down Johnson City’s 723-acre park and a 2012 flood that destroyed the mountain’s historic
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A year ago, the city of Johnson City lost a great employee who did so much for our provision of water and sewer services.
“Without a song the day would never end/Without a song the road would never bend/When things go wrong a man ain’t got a friend/Without a song” — Vincent Youmans.
In Monday’s Question of the Week, we asked you what you wanted to know about Brett Kavanaugh before his confirmation vote for the Supreme Court. Here are some of your responses.
When Debbie and Ron Goehring first set foot in Nicaragua 15 years ago to deliver school supplies, they fell in love with the people there and the country, but after living there as permanent residents for nearly a decade, violence drove them out.
Hillbilly stereotype aside, the 1976 PSA was a pretty effective anti-littering message, and it’s still relevant 42 years later.
A prudent judge – and this is true of conservatives in particular, with their concern for the existential dangers of revolution, and the need to maintain ordered liberty – will think very carefully about upending the established order without having a compelling reason that leaves no other choice. Is it really worth releasing the furies once again?
Our readers share their thoughts on religion’s relationship with environmentalism, commend the water department on a job well done and thank two motorcyclists who were kind enough to lend a hand.
We cannot agree with the Tennessee Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Responsibility’s decision to censure Assistant District Attorney General Dennis Brooks.
Cruise on down to J’s Corner in Elizabethton with the Mystery Diner.
When it comes to elections, nothing has more direct impact on family life than local ballots. Your taxes, schools, parks, roads, employment opportunities and more are at stake.
I’ve occasionally praised Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker for their efforts, positions and language. I value the independent thought which both Corker and Alexander value and practice in their jobs as Republican senators.
They arrive squeezed into Spandex, fresh from the gym. They arrive toting laptops and ready to get a head start on the work day. Some breeze in only long enough to get a cup of coffee for the road. Others loaf and linger for half the morning.