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Daily Dog Run January 10, 2013

Daily Dog Run January 10, 2013

on January 10, 2013, 9:49 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

     Is Jesus the Only Way? Anyone can claim to be the sole path to God. In fact, quite a few people have made this assertion throughout history. The real issue is why anybody should believe Jesus was telling the truth when he said it. We can say that Jesus’ resurrection confirmed him as the Son of God. If […]

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JACKSONCITY COUNCIL MEETING JANUARY 8, 2013

on January 8, 2013, 7:34 AM / in Local News, News

I.        CALL TO ORDER II.       INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG  (COUNCILMEMBER JOHNNY DODD) III.      ROLL CALL IV.      APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF THE DECEMBER 4, 2012, CITY COUNCIL MEETING. V.       INVITATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT VI.      CERTIFICATE PRESENTATION VII.     FIRST READING:  None. VIII.    SECOND READING: 1.       Consideration of an Ordinance to rezone property located at 2506, 2516, and […]

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My comments on the GOP cave-in

on January 1, 2013, 9:45 PM / in Local News, News

Jackie, my comments on the GOP cave-in Once again Sen. McConnell got nothing in his negotiations with VP Biden. Great give and take session McConnell gave and Biden took. This fiscal cliff deal increases the national debt by $4 trillion and is an net increase in spending. $2 billion in spending cuts in 2013 (and those are the only real […]

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National Monthly Legislative Report of dogs and Other animals

on December 29, 2012, 11:51 AM / in Local News, National News, News

National Monthly Legislative Report – December, 2012 Wishing everyone a very Happy and Prosperous New Year. Looks like another year of anti-animal legislation cross the country. Send any pertinent information regarding bills, ordinances, etc., local, state and federal to 4winds@viawest.net for posting on the Monthly Report. Thank you – Happy New Year Ken & Linda FEDERAL S810 – Great Ape […]

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Federal Gun Control = GUN CONFISCATION

Federal Gun Control = GUN CONFISCATION

on December 29, 2012, 11:10 AM / in Local News, National News, News

  Federal Gun Control = GUN CONFISCATION just using a more easily swallowed lie. http://www.infowars.com/new-york-gov-mandatory-gun-sale-to-state-and-confiscation-are-options/ Watch your local Home Depot and Lowe’s stores, there is going to be a rush on large PVC pipe and the ends… all cut to gun lengths. Maybe even a run on shovels to bury the guns with. I simply cannot believe that anyone with […]

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Madison County Republican Party Reorganization Meeting

Madison County Republican Party Reorganization Meeting

on December 25, 2012, 2:28 PM / in Local News, News

The Madison County Republican Party will hold County Officer elections on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:00 PM. The location of the reorganization will be announced soon. Under the by-laws of the Tennessee Republican Party, individuals seeking to become County Officers must have voted in the last three Republican Primary Elections, be active within the county party or a recognized […]

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Open House Jackson Center for Independent Living (JCIL)

on December 17, 2012, 3:39 PM / in Local News

Please join our staff as we celebrate the holiday season. Just a Friendly Reminder about the Board Meeting tomorrow (Dec. 18th) at noon. Also Our Open House from 1-3pm.  Hope you can come out and help us Celebrate this Holiday Season. Merry Christmas, JCIL Staff Rhonda Holder Outreach Specialist Jackson Center for Independent Living (JCIL) 1981 Hollywood Dr. Suite 200 […]

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Tennessee Municipal District 7 Meeting Set For January 16th 2013

Tennessee Municipal District 7 Meeting Set For January 16th 2013

on December 13, 2012, 11:08 AM / in Local News

In a recent notice to municipal officals from Medina Mayor  and TML District 7 Director Vance Coleman, he annouced a business meeting for District 7. The meeting will be held at the Medina City Hall at 112 North Main Street in Medina from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Lunch will be served, thanks to the taxpayers of Medina, prior to […]

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Sue Barton Williams

Sue Barton Williams

on December 12, 2012, 3:56 PM / in Local News, People

You will find this article in the Jackson Sun but what you will not find is the heart and soul behind Sue Barton Williams there. Many a time I was invited to her home on Campbell and met by one of the most gracious of lady’s this town has ever known…. I am sure she walks with God. Sue Barton Williams Mrs. […]

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NTU Policy Paper on Municipal Broadband Providers

on July 1, 2012, 6:59 AM / in Local News, News

How many times must someone yell wolf before the mob understands that the sheep are in danger! Or maybe its like the Mayor said, “the mob doesn’t want to take care of the sheep anyway. They just want to eat.” Well he might be right, because over the last ten years the company that has been providing the citizens of […]

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JEA’s Expansion Into Private Enterprise Once Again

on July 1, 2012, 6:19 AM / in Local News, News

On Thursday, June 28th 2012, the Jackson Energy Authority, besides raising your electrical bill by over 1% for the month, decided that private industry needed some additional competition and voted to enter into the home pc networking business. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, communism is now the new vogue for the city of Jackson and Madison County. This new service, which […]

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News Here and about

News Here and about

on June 27, 2012, 5:50 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

    The Jackson-Madison County Library Board of Trustees meeting will be held on at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the board room of the Jackson-Madison County Library, 433 E. Lafayette St., Jackson, Tennessee. The tension is getting thicker as services are deplinished as opposed to contractual agreement…. at what point will the management team give up […]

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News July 13th 2010

News July 13th 2010

on July 13, 2010, 8:40 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Proud to say that this last weekend was a hummer. My son Chris married Rachael Briley in Portland, Tennessee in a church ceremony. I was proud of both. Adam said: “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh.” – Genesis 2:23 There is a miracle at hand. Let us pray that it be strong and devoted […]

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The Humane Society of the US $$$$

The Humane Society of the US $$$$

on July 4, 2010, 8:45 AM / in Local News, National News, News

The ¼ber-wealthy Humane Society of the United States continues to baffle ordinary people everywhere by charging pet shelters exorbitant fees to evaluate their operations. We saw this in March with the city of Dallas, which ponied up $25,000 for what amounted to a spiral-bound report card. And now in the city of Superior, Wisconsin, tempers are flaring over a similar […]

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Brantley Gains Approval To Move In

on June 25, 2010, 3:01 PM / in Local News, News

This last Monday morning, I received a call from Councilman Brooks who asked me to look into the 118 Allen property that morning. Mr. Brooks had received a call from a lady earlier that lived near the Allen property and questioned the activities. Both Mr. Brooks and I had, at the request of our constituents opposed the installation. On that […]

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Tennergy On the Move

Tennergy On the Move

on May 29, 2010, 7:38 AM / in Local News, News, State News

Tennergy has restarted the task of inticing other West Tennessee Utilities into there web in an attempt to enlarge its market and its influence. In March of last year Ripley Power & Light began petitioning the Board of Mayor & Aldermen to pass a resolution to form the Ripley Energy Authority. Their purpose as stated is to provide electric and […]

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Tennergy and Ripley

on May 29, 2010, 4:17 AM / in Local News, News

Tennergy has restarted the task of inticing other West Tennessee Utilities into there web in an attempt to enlarge its market and its influence. In March of last year Ripley Power & Light began petitioning the Board of Mayor & Aldermen to pass a resolution to form the Ripley Energy Authority. Their purpose as stated is to provide electric and […]

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News Brief’s May 10th 2010

on May 10, 2010, 8:08 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Solicitor General Elena Kagan Republicans wasted little time this morning staking out turf for challenging President Obama’s nomination of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court. Senate Minority Leader McConnell said Republicans would not “rush to judgment” and would question Kagan’s “brief litigation experience, as well as judgment and her career in academia.” If “academia” is code for questioning […]

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Brantley Clark Relationship

on April 20, 2010, 8:37 AM / in Local News, News

Bardo Brantley has seen some good times and bad times in the last couple of years but as of late he seen mostly bad. I am not sure if it was his choice of projects or his lack of attention to those projects or the advice that he received from his business partners and associates. I wish I knew, because […]

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Jackson City Council Meeting January 2010

on January 4, 2010, 7:45 AM / in Local News, News

“Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves; be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.” – Jesus Christ, in Matthew 10:16 (KJV) AGENDA JANUARY 5, 2010 – 9:00 A.M. GEORGE A. SMITH MEETING ROOM I.CALL TO ORDER. II. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO FLAG. (COUNCIL MEMBER ERNEST BROOKS) III.ROLL CALL. IV.APPROVAL OF […]

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