Announcements

Help Protect American Small Businesses and Consumers!

on March 14, 2018, 9:14 AM / in Announcements

Over the years we have consistently advocated against Congress enacting harmful internet sales tax legislation. Unfortunately, there are efforts in Congress to try to jam harmful internet sales tax legislation into a large, must-pass spending bill. Under this proposal, items sold to buyers from small, out-of-state companies, artisans, and average consumers over the Internet will be taxed. Small businesses that […]

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A Vote for Fix NICS is a Vote to Kill Concealed Carry Reciprocity

A Vote for Fix NICS is a Vote to Kill Concealed Carry Reciprocity

on March 14, 2018, 7:48 AM / in Announcements, National News

Late last year, the House Republican leadership notified us that they intended to combine reciprocity (H.R. 38) with the Fix NICS bill — also known as the “Take the Guns First” bill. Many of our members had real problems with this strategy because it probably meant the sacrifice, at least for this Congress, of our top legislative priority, reciprocity. But […]

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‘Take the Guns First’ Bill may be Stuck to Must-Pass Legislation

‘Take the Guns First’ Bill may be Stuck to Must-Pass Legislation

on March 14, 2018, 7:35 AM / in Announcements, National News, State News

For West Tennessean’s Call Rep. David Kustoff (R) at (202) 225-4714. Urge your congressman to oppose both the rule and final passage of any Omnibus spending bill which includes gun control measures like the “Take the Guns First” bill (aka, Fix NICS). You can also send your Representative an email here. (Different letters will be sent to Republicans or Democrats.)

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Concerned Citizens needed for a very important briefing by Alliance Defending Freedom and FACT and the breakfast is Free!

on March 13, 2018, 7:39 AM / in Announcements, State News

DEAR FRIENDS.     THE FROG IS IN THE KETTLE AND BOILING TO DEATH.   THE FROG IS US BUT IT’S STILL NOT TO LATE!!! I want to invite you to a very important briefing for area leaders on Tuesday, March 27th at t at the Old Country Store in Casey Jones Village. It only last from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15. You can enjoy a wonderful […]

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Madison County Republican Party will meet Monday, March 12

Madison County Republican Party will meet Monday, March 12

on March 12, 2018, 9:41 AM / in Announcements

The Madison County Republican Party will meet Monday, March 12, at Coyote Blues, 11:30 am. We hope to see several newly announced candidates for local office. Please come and congratulate them on their dedication to run as Republicans and serve the community as dedicated Americans.   Each candidate for office will be given a few minutes to speak. Also, now is […]

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MCRPTN MEETING MONDAY, 3-12-18

MCRPTN MEETING MONDAY, 3-12-18

on March 9, 2018, 8:08 AM / in Announcements

The Madison County Republican Party will meet Monday, March 12, at Coyote Blues, 11:30 am. We hope to see several newly announced candidates for local office. Please come and congratulate them on their dedication to run as Republicans and serve the community as dedicated Americans.   Each candidate for office will be given a few minutes to speak. Also, now is […]

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Dance Workshop in Jackson

Dance Workshop in Jackson

on March 7, 2018, 10:37 AM / in Announcements, Local News

Choreographer Renée Brooks will be holding a workshop tailored for actors and singers who want to improve their dancing skills for auditions and musicals by becoming familiar with basic dance steps and patterns. The workshop is also ideal for beginners who have always wanted to be a part of the wonderful world of musical theater. Each class builds upon itself […]

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March Meeting West Tennessee Regional Firearms Association

March Meeting West Tennessee Regional Firearms Association

on March 3, 2018, 6:33 AM / in Announcements

The West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its March stated meeting on Thursday, March 8th, at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store, 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN 38305. Our room will be available at 5:30 p.m. for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship. Our program will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. Our […]

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Con-Con Victories Press On!

Con-Con Victories Press On!

on February 28, 2018, 6:52 AM / in Announcements

Victories keep rolling in! And we owe it all to patriots like you who continue to fight to preserve the Constitution. Thank you to all those that have helped! In Washington State, BBA, COS, and Wolf PAC Con-Con resolutions were introduced, but never came up for a vote before the deadline, so those Con-Con proposals are dead for the year! […]

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STOP the Nashville Transit Tax

STOP the Nashville Transit Tax

on February 28, 2018, 6:32 AM / in Announcements

Immediate ACTION Needed to STOP the Nashville Transit Tax   Nashville Mayor’s “solution” for traffic congestion? Oh, it’s a Doozy!! Here it is: Raise our Nashville sales tax to the highest in the nation and then use that money to borrow billions to pay for an OUTDATED two track railroad in the middle of our busiest streets. And for icing on the cake, […]

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ALERT: Military Readiness or Social Agenda

ALERT: Military Readiness or Social Agenda

on February 26, 2018, 7:07 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

Defense Secretary James Mattis recommended to President Trump on February 23rd that transgender people be able to serve in the military. His statement undermines the President’s announcement from August prohibiting the military from allowing transgender people to serve.  Not only does this pose a burden on taxpayers and is an assault on the privacy of individuals, but it also weakens […]

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These Companies Cut Ties With NRA… Time to Boycott Them All

These Companies Cut Ties With NRA… Time to Boycott Them All

on February 26, 2018, 6:52 AM / in Announcements, National News

BY BENJAMIN ARIE If you support the Second Amendment and firearms safety classes, a number of companies no longer want your business. A handful of well-known brands are severing business agreements with the National Rifle Association after being pressured by anti-gun voices in the wake of the Florida school shooting… but they may have under-estimated the number of law-abiding gun owners in the […]

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Flood Warning until 9:00 PM Monday

on February 24, 2018, 7:34 AM / in Announcements, Local News

The Flood Warning continues for the North Fork Forked Deer River… North Fork Obion River…Obion River…S.F. Fork Forked Deer River… S.F. Forked Deer River…Wolf River. The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson * until Monday February 26. * At 08 PM Friday the stage was 34.4 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding […]

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Thank Trump for Pulling U.S. Out of UN Migration Compact

on February 14, 2018, 6:51 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

The positive fallout from the defeat of Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016 and the 2017 departure of Barack Obama from the White House continues. Keeping alive President Trump’s pledge to “make America great again,” the Trump administration recently pulled the United States out of a dangerous UN immigration pact. If trade agreements, military alliances, summit meetings, and other international ties […]

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John James For The United States Senate, ILL

John James For The United States Senate, ILL

on February 13, 2018, 7:47 AM / in Announcements

Each election, we search for conservative outsiders who can compete with and defeat establishment candidates if they have adequate resources. This year, JOHN JAMES (R-MI) just maybe one of those candidates. He’s never run for office, but he has all of the characteristics we look for in a candidate – he’s a true conservative, he has grassroots support, and he might win […]

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New Course from Hillsdale College “The Father of American Literature”

New Course from Hillsdale College “The Father of American Literature”

on February 13, 2018, 7:11 AM / in Announcements

“Mark Twain: Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and Selected Short Stories.” Mark Twain—penname of Samuel Clemens (1835-1910)—has been called the father of American literature. Of Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Ernest Hemingway said, “All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn.” Twain’s realist fiction reveals timeless truths about human nature and encourages reform in […]

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Birth Choice Banquet

Birth Choice Banquet

on February 11, 2018, 6:09 AM / in Announcements

This is a time to celebrate life. The Birth Choice Banquet will be held on Thursday, April 5 , 2018 at 6:00 PM at Northside Assembly of GOD here in Jackson TN. The guest speaker will be Dr. Tony Evans Dr. Tony Evans is one of the country’s most respected leaders in evangelical circles. As a pastor, teacher, author and […]

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URGENT ACTION: Stand firm for HB 444!

URGENT ACTION: Stand firm for HB 444!

on February 9, 2018, 6:27 AM / in Announcements

Tell Your Rep. to Support HB 444, Not a Compromise!  Urge your state representative, Rep. Johnny Shaw (D), to support HB 444, and not a compromise bill! Don’t let ID lawmakers “Squish” on Stand Your Ground Idaho not New York. In New York, a drug addict can mug you on the subway.  And, if you have the temerity to try […]

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Prime Act / Farm Bill

Prime Act / Farm Bill

on February 6, 2018, 8:55 PM / in Announcements, Opinion

Congress will soon be considering the Farm Bill, so it’s time to tell your Representative to support common-sense regulations for local meat production! High-quality local meat can be hard to find, and one of the main reasons is the shortage of inspected slaughterhouses that are accessible to small farmers in many parts of the country. Farmers often have to haul […]

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Tennessee Firearms Association February 2018 Meeting

Tennessee Firearms Association February 2018 Meeting

on February 4, 2018, 6:49 AM / in Announcements

The West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its February stated meeting on Thursday, February 8th, at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store, 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN 38305. Our room will be available at 5:30 p.m. for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship. Our program will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m.   […]

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