2:00 PM Sep 24, 2015
To the Editor: After reading “Doing away with our heritage” in the July 9 edition of The Lebanon Democrat, it appears there are people in our country who see and are concerned with the way our country is sliding fast in the wrong direction.
7:02 PM Sep 23, 2015
The Federal Trade Commission emphasizes life experiences in a new campaign to help older adults and their families help each other to fight fraud. The University of Tennessee Extension is promoting a new education campaign designed by the Federal Trade Commission to enlist people over 65 in the effort to recognize and report frauds and scams.
6:00 PM Sep 23, 2015
The annual Wilson County Livestock Association will be held at the James E. Ward Ag. Center on Saturday, beginning at 4 p.m.
3:00 PM Sep 23, 2015
A s Nashville’s homicide total hovers around 50, the city is desperately struggling to get ahold of its gun violence and murders.
10:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
The Glade has always been known as a place where world famous people live. Last week I learned of yet another one.
3:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
As some of you may have noticed, over the weekend my gun control pen pal admitted that the Supreme Court did rule that the 2nd Amendment is indeed an individual right. She then went on to agree with one of my other statements namely that liberals only adhere to Supreme Court rulings when they agree with them. If not, then the Court is out of line and the ruling is not important.
2:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
POIPOU BEACH, KAUAI, HI — Maureen and I escaped the unusual hot, humid weather in the Southwest corner by flying to Kauai, as hot and humid and much wetter.
2:00 PM Sep 22, 2015
To The Editor: State Senator Mae Beavers and State Representative Mark Pody have just filed two proposed state laws (Senate Bill1437/House Bill 1412) for consideration by the Tennessee State Legislature. The title of this joint bill is theTennessee Natural Marriage Defense Act.
8:00 AM Sep 21, 2015
More gifts? Thanks so much. Here is one from a few weeks ago.
10:00 AM Sep 20, 2015
Remember the real milestones in your life? I don’t mean graduating high school or college, getting married or building a house. I mean the things you were really excited about.
8:00 AM Sep 20, 2015
Gardening season is coming to a close. Now, it’s harvest time, and the thought comes to mind, “Are we going to get sick of eating yellow squash?”
7:00 PM Sep 19, 2015
To the Editor: The simplest way to settle the debate between Pastor Locke and the city school board would be to get a copy of the history book and read that chapter and the questions following it.
6:00 PM Sep 19, 2015
To the Editor: It is true that Supreme Court rulings have said that the Second Amendment supports an individual’s right to bear arms.
5:00 PM Sep 19, 2015
There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves. — Will Rogers
10:00 PM Sep 18, 2015
We all know honest people. I would venture to say we all know hundreds of honest people. By “honest” I mean if someone asked you if a particular person was trustworthy you would say, “yes.” You would not call the person a liar.
9:00 PM Sep 18, 2015
I am a Jesus pusher. The One who is light has captured me. I have discovered no darkness at all in Him. There is no shadow of turning in His ways.
4:00 PM Sep 18, 2015
See who got a thumbs-up this week.