Archive for October 8th, 2017

Trump proposes ‘temporary deal’ on health care

on October 8, 2017, 9:07 AM / in National News

Reuters reported that President Trump on Saturday proposed a “temporary deal” on health care so it could be settled during the midterm elections in 2018. “If we made a temporary deal, I think it would be a great thing for people, but it’s really up to [Democrats],” Trump told reporters outside the White House. “If we could do a one-year […]

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Nate downgraded to tropical storm over Mississippi

Nate downgraded to tropical storm over Mississippi

on October 8, 2017, 9:03 AM / in National News

Hurricane Nate was expected to accelerate into a Category 2 storm as it made landfall in Gulf Coast states Saturday night, but instead the storm slowed and was downgraded to a tropical storm once again. Nate made landfall Saturday in the New Orleans area and then again around Biloxi, Mississippi. Sunday morning, the National Hurricane Center’s forecast saw the storm […]

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Trump says ‘mess’ in North Korea will be fixed by ‘only one thing’

on October 8, 2017, 9:01 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump issued a new volley in his war of words with North Korea with a cryptic pair of tweets posted Saturday afternoon. “Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid hasn’t worked, agreements violated before the ink was dry, makings fools of U.S. negotiators,” he wrote. […]

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After Being Shot, Rep. Steve Scalise Still Opposes More Gun Control

on October 8, 2017, 8:57 AM / in National News, Opinion

NBC finds this very odd…. of course they believe that all of us should give up our core beliefs of freedom over a hang nail. WASHINGTON — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who is still recovering from his wounds after a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress in June, told Chuck Todd in an exclusive interview for “Meet […]

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Pork of the Year Voting

on October 8, 2017, 8:33 AM / in Opinion, State News

The Beacon Center of Tennessee has released its Pork of the Year Report and is asking you to vote for the winner. Here is there their explaination why these 4 issues came up. So take a look at their explanations, move to their site and vote.  

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COLUMBUS DAY WEEKEND

on October 8, 2017, 7:54 AM / in Opinion, Religion

Oh the memories the mention of Columbus Day brings to my mind. Columbus Day  – Friday – Oct 12, 1962 – Federal Way, WA. Some background: I had given birth to our third daughter on Mothers Day, May 13, 1962.  We had purchased a new house in Federal Way (we were living in Everett, WA at the time) so we […]

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Jackson Police continue their investigation into a recent shooting.

on October 8, 2017, 7:52 AM / in Local News

Adding to our local problems On October 6, 2017 at approximately 2210 hours, officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to 216 Roosevelt Parkway near building B in regards to a shooting.  Officers found a victim, later identified as Travis Hartshaw, who witnesses say was shot by two black male suspects.  Mr. Hartshaw was transported by EMS to Jackson Madison County General Hospital where […]

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Breitbart Goes ‘Old Hickory’ in Tennessee, Gets 2 Establishment Scalps

Breitbart Goes ‘Old Hickory’ in Tennessee, Gets 2 Establishment Scalps

on October 8, 2017, 7:50 AM / in State News

by Michael Patrick Leahy   |    Breitbart News In three short weeks Breitbart News reporting drove two of the three leading establishment Republicans in Tennessee out of the state’s 2018 U.S. Senate race. First up was incumbent Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), who made a surprise announcement on September 26 he would not run for re-election, one day after a Breitbart […]

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Methodist bishop thinks Jesus was a bigot — & several other items

on October 8, 2017, 7:41 AM / in National News, People, Religion

This is just a tiny few of the many articles related to WHY the downward spiral of this nation is taking place.  I have been watching this fall for a good part of my almost 78 years of life.  One of the most blatant in my memories was when the Washington State legislature allowed a iman to speak (or should […]

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DOWN LOW DELANIE AND THE ONLY QUOTE THAT MATTERS ON NFL ANTHEM PROTESTS

DOWN LOW DELANIE AND THE ONLY QUOTE THAT MATTERS ON NFL ANTHEM PROTESTS

on October 8, 2017, 6:58 AM / in Opinion

By Brian at SixMealBuffet.com “Down Low” Delanie Walker, as he’s called in some circles (he so pretty, isn’t he?), was catching more than balls this week following a smarmy interview he gave to a local reporter after the Tennessee Titans and Seattle Seahawks agreed to disrespect the country: “Fans that don’t want to come to the game? OK, bye. If you […]

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In regards to PUERTO RICO

on October 8, 2017, 6:24 AM / in History, Opinion

This was published this morning on Instapundit by Glenn Reynolds. Since the 70’s when I actually visited our facility there in Puerto Rico, I could tell the end was coming the island in the Atlantic. The grand experiment was already taking hold and it was getting harder and harder to maintain even the simplest of equipment. PUERTO RICO BEFORE THE […]

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God and Las Vegas

God and Las Vegas

on October 8, 2017, 6:10 AM / in Religion

By Donald Sensing  |  Sense of Events Out of the whirlwind: Some people have been asking how, in a world they say is governed wholly by me, Stephen Paddock was able to shoot hundreds of people this week, killing dozens. They seem to think I was AWOL. Some accused me of actual dereliction of duty, saying that yes, I was present, […]

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A Little Truck Race History; Talladega 2006

A Little Truck Race History; Talladega 2006

on October 8, 2017, 6:02 AM / in History, NASCAR

The 2006 UAW-Ford 500 was an American stock car racing competition. Held on October 8 at Talladega Superspeedway, the 188-lap race was the 30th in the 2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series and the fourth in the ten-race, season-ending Chase for the Nextel Cup. Brian Vickers (pictured) of Hendrick Motorsports won the first race of his career; Kasey Kahnefinished second, and […]

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October 8th in History

October 8th in History

on October 8, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 84 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Palatias and Laurentia Pelagia (Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churces) San Ernesto, Che Guevara as a saint. (Bolivian campesinos) William Dwight Porter Bliss and Richard T. Ely (Episcopal […]

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Come To Me

Come To Me

on October 8, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger. —John 6:35 When Jesus lived on this earth, He invited people to come to Him, and He still does today (John 6:35). But what do He and His Father in heaven have that we need? Salvation. Jesus is the only way to have forgiveness of sin […]

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