Announcements

Who Wants to Live Free?

Who Wants to Live Free?

on July 10, 2013, 5:28 AM / in Announcements

  2013 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminars for Students Berkeley, CA: July 15–19, 2013 Oakland, CA: July 22–26, 2013 With their college student seminar last month in Colorado being such a great success, just see here a sampling of student comments: “Every single speaker was engaging and each presentation taught me at least one new approach in thinking about particular issues.” “Listening […]

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Lost Dog

Lost Dog

on July 9, 2013, 11:54 AM / in Announcements

 Lost Companion and Family Dog! $100.00 Reward Lost on July 4th, 2013 from home on Beaver Cove in the subdivision past the YMCA. Last seen on Flint street off of Overhill Dr. Panji is old and on a special diet and medicine, but a sweet black and white fiest. Please call with any information day or night. Russell 731-427-7507 Stephanie […]

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Immediate call to action today, must open!

Immediate call to action today, must open!

on July 9, 2013, 9:07 AM / in Announcements

Urgent announcement: We need you to call your Congressmen right now and tell them to NO AMNESTY! Dear Patriot, A quick update today because we need your action right away. We just received word that today is an important day in the House of Representatives for the Immigration bill. If we are going to stop it, you HAVE to act […]

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The Mayor’s Agenda Deadline Letter for July

on July 3, 2013, 9:36 AM / in Announcements

The Mayor’s office sent his call for agenda items for the July City Council meeting. To:           Jackson City Council, Department Heads, and Lewis Cobb From:     Mayor Jerry Gist Date:       July 3, 2013 Re:           Agenda Item Deadline Items for the Tuesday, August 6, 2013, City Council Meeting must be submitted in writing by 12 noon on Monday, July 22, […]

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Mega MOPAR Action Series Rolls into Memphis International Raceway this Weekend

Mega MOPAR Action Series Rolls into Memphis International Raceway this Weekend

on July 2, 2013, 7:32 AM / in Announcements

Contact Information: Kate Armitage Director of Public Relations & Communications Memphis International Raceway KArmitage@racemir.com July 1, 2013 (Millington, TN) – Memphis International Raceway is the place to be this weekend for the Mega MOPAR Action Series July 5 & 6.    Celebrate everything MOPAR at this family – friendly event which includes drag racing, car and truck show, swap meet, vendor […]

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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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