Announcements

Public Pensions

on July 1, 2013, 8:37 AM / in Announcements

On Wednesday, July 3, at 1:00 p.m. EST for a conference call with John Nothdurft, Heartland’s director of government relations and special guest and former Utah State Senator, Dan Liljenquist. State Senator Liljenquist’s work on reforming entitlements and the welfare state have earned him numerous state and national awards, including “Taxpayer Advocate of the Year” for 2010 and 2011 by […]

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Abolish the I.R.S. Rally

Abolish the I.R.S. Rally

on June 26, 2013, 8:31 PM / in Announcements

Noon Saturday, June 29th 2013 Liberty Gardens Park 24 Channing Way   Jackson, Tn.   Turn east on Channing Way off of Hwy 45 at the Outback red light one mile north of I-40 Exit 80   Keynote Speaker Representative Judd Matheny   Unless you love the I.R.S. be there! and help spread the word.

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Farm Bill in House, Online Petition to U.S. Representatives

Farm Bill in House, Online Petition to U.S. Representatives

on June 21, 2013, 6:02 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

Editor’s Note: while we might not agree with best use of federal funds for farming, we can agree that information is important. FARM BILL AMENDMENTS – Ask Your U.S. Representative to Support non-GMO Agriculture, Small Farmers and Local Food! The U.S. House is debating its version of the Farm Bill (H.R. 1947). Over 200 amendments have been introduced, including several […]

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The Legacy Project – Leave Your Family and Farm Intact – Start Planning this Summer

The Legacy Project – Leave Your Family and Farm Intact – Start Planning this Summer

on June 20, 2013, 9:05 AM / in Announcements

Since 2010, Farm Journal Legacy Project workshops have helped families begin the process of transitioning their family farm or ranch to the next generation. Join succession planning expert Kevin Spafford as he guides you through the day of discussions showing you the different techniques on how to begin this difficult process. Attendees will utilize a step-by-step workbook to assist in […]

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Friends of ALIPAC,

on June 18, 2013, 5:39 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

This week we want you to call ALL of the 15 Senators who thankfully voted NO on the “Motion to Proceed” cloture vote on the Obama backed nation destroying illegal alien amnesty bill S. 744. They are being bombarded with angry calls from illegal alien supporters and being attacked by pro amnesty types in the media! We want you to […]

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Jackson Madison County Tea Party

Jackson Madison County Tea Party

on June 18, 2013, 5:26 AM / in Announcements, Local News, News

The Jackson Madison County TEA Party will meet this Thursday, June 20 at 6:30pm at the Casey Jones Museum- across from the Old Country Store.  Our speaker will be Col. Jim Harding who will be speaking about what the government is doing to our military, what the 4th of July means, and what we can do to stop the daily […]

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Tales of Tyranny: Misti Chastain

Tales of Tyranny: Misti Chastain

on June 11, 2013, 5:51 AM / in Announcements

  Too often, people expand government power but forget those whose lives are affected by overbroad regulations and expanded bureaucracy. Here at the Freedom Foundation, we put a face on the effects of policy. One example is the story of Misti Chastain.  Misti, who lives near Washington’s capitol city of Olympia, had a lifelong dream of having a horse ranch. […]

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Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

on June 11, 2013, 5:21 AM / in Announcements

PG13, 1hr 49min Genre: Comedy Released: June 7, 2013 Director: Joss Whedon Distributor: Lionsgate Starring: Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof, Clark Gregg  Okay I like movies…. no I love movies… and Shakespeare….  so put this one on your list. Writer/director Joss Whedon (Serenity, Marvel’s The Avengers) gives William Shakespeare’s beloved battle-of-the-sexes comedy a contemporary makeover in this feature adaptation starring Amy Acker […]

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Friends of the Library book sale begins

Friends of the Library book sale begins

on June 7, 2013, 6:28 AM / in Announcements

The Jackson-Madison Friends of the Library will hold its annual book sale today through Sunday at the downtown Jackson-Madison County Library, at 433 E. Lafayette St. Antiques, current fiction, coffee table, children’s books and more will be for sale. The general sale will begin at 10 a.m. today. Attend a preview brunch from 8:30 to 10 a.m. today for the […]

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You’re Invited

You’re Invited

on June 5, 2013, 9:36 AM / in Announcements

Please join us in the Exhibit Hall Saturday night, from 6:30-8:00, to help kick off TML’s 74th Annual Conference. It will be a great opportunity to network with your peers while enjoying refreshments and live music. …and you never know who might show up. We look forward to seeing you in Memphis! Conference Registration — (Click Here) Cancellations deadline is […]

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This Friday is RSVP deadline to hear the Wall Street Journal’s Steve Moore

This Friday is RSVP deadline to hear the Wall Street Journal’s Steve Moore

on June 3, 2013, 3:55 PM / in Announcements

The Beacon Center of Tennessee and Foundation for Economic Education Cordially invite you to attend a special event   featuring Wall Street Journal Editorial Board Member Steve Moore “How the States and Free Markets Can Cure Our Woes” Wednesday, June 12th 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel 623 Union Street Davidson Room, 2nd Floor Nashville, Tennessee 37219 While it is free to […]

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AFDI Protest: Free Speech Battle in Tennessee, JOIN US, June 4, Obama’s DoJ says anti-Muslim speech can be punished

on June 3, 2013, 9:32 AM / in Announcements

You must stand up. Now. No one is going to do this for you. Only YOU can save you. I strongly urge every Atlas reader, twitter and Facebook friend who can be in Tennessee to join us in a major demonstration for free speech on June 4th at 5:30pm Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center, 147 Hospitality Blvd, in Manchester, Tennessee. Change […]

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St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

on June 1, 2013, 6:56 AM / in Announcements

General registration is now open Secure your spot today! Remember that only runners who sign up to participate as St. Jude Heroes actually support St. Jude when they run. Anyone can run, but only Heroes help the hospital run. Marathon Marathon Relay Half Marathon Memphis Grizzlies House 5K Kids Marathon Family Fun Run Sign up at the Classic Hero level — there’s […]

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Fighting Toomey-Manchin Gun Registration

Fighting Toomey-Manchin Gun Registration

on May 31, 2013, 8:40 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

And exposing the lies of the Far Left “According to conservative staffers [on Capitol Hill], Gun Owners of America was the most active outside group in early efforts to block all gun control efforts including Toomey-Manchin.” — The Examiner, April 28, 2013 Your GOA has been on the front lines, fighting for your rights. While the news media has been […]

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There is no Freedom Without Freedom of speech

There is no Freedom Without Freedom of speech

on May 31, 2013, 7:24 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

That Pesky First Amendment FIRST AMENDMENT: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” FROM ARTICLE: “This is an educational effort with civil […]

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Last minute reminders for JHS Reunion this Saturday

Last minute reminders for JHS Reunion this Saturday

on May 30, 2013, 6:12 AM / in Announcements

Saturday will be here before we know it for our Second Annual JHS Alumni Reunion. If you volunteered to make cookies (5 doz. min.), please bring them to the school Cafeteria on Thursday or Friday between 10-12 or drop off in the Cafeteria when you get to the reunion on Saturday. If you volunteered to help set up on Friday, […]

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Class parties after the Jackson High School Alumni Reunion on June 1

Class parties after the Jackson High School Alumni Reunion on June 1

on May 14, 2013, 8:22 PM / in Announcements

Here is the updated list of individual class parties before or after the JHS Alumni Reunion on June 1 – please notice some changes have been made: 1948 – breakfast at Old Country Store before reunion 1950 – Perkins Restaurant 5:30 PM after reunion 1956 – dinner at Mickie Whitakers after reunion 1957 – Bar-B-Q cookout after reunion 1958 – […]

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Rebuilding HUD with Your Tax Dollars

on May 9, 2013, 9:37 AM / in Announcements, Local News, News

This is what the Obama Administration means by reinvesting in America…. You are invited to attend a neighborhood meeting about the Allenton Heights Choice Neighborhood Planning Grant. The meeting will be held from 5:30pm-6:30pm on Monday, May 13th, at the chapel of the Salvation Army building, 125 Allen Avenue. An invitation flyer is attached. We will be presenting elements of […]

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West Tennessee Firearms Association

on May 6, 2013, 10:09 AM / in Announcements

A reminder that our normal meeting day, second Thursday of the month is being changed to accommodate the “Friends of the NRA” event this Thursday. Our stated meeting is changed to Tuesday, May 7th this month. (tomorrow). The West TN Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its May meeting Tuesday, May 07, 2013, at the Old country Store […]

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ALERT: STOP the Amnesty Bill

ALERT: STOP the Amnesty Bill

on May 6, 2013, 9:15 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

PLEASE GO HERE to be directly connected to our system to send Senators Alexander and Corker an email opposing this amnesty bill. Out-of-state subscribers, go HERE to find and contact your senators. Issues with the Gang of 8’s Immigration Bill (S. 744) Issues with the Gang of 8’s Immigration Bill (S. 744) The Gang of 8’s Immigration Bill (S. 744) […]

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