Archive for November 8th, 2017

Markist Cole, 18, in custody, charged with Attempted Murder for 11/05 shooting at T & D Corner Store

on November 8, 2017, 8:36 AM / in Local News

Jackson police have arrested a man responsible for a November 5 shooting that injured two people. The shooting occurred around 6 p.m. at T&D Corner Stop, located at 602 Whitehall Street. A male and female were shot. Both were treated and released from the hospital. Investigators developed Markist Cole, 18, as the suspect and issued warrants for his arrest. Cole […]

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the Edmund Fitzgerald

the Edmund Fitzgerald

on November 8, 2017, 8:22 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, November 8, 2017. In yesterday’s note, I lamented the 2016 passing of Leonard Cohen and took the opportunity to tip my cap to other notable Canadian ex-pats in music, movies, politics, and the arts. A surprising number of readers wrote to complain that I hadn’t mentioned Neil Young, or jazz pianist Oscar Peterson or Charles Krauthammer […]

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For those old enough to remember him!–Dennis The Menace

For those old enough to remember him!–Dennis The Menace

on November 8, 2017, 8:14 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Education or Indoctrination? Islam in Our Schools

Education or Indoctrination? Islam in Our Schools

on November 8, 2017, 8:06 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY MARTIN MAWYER   The following article represents the opinion of the author. Clarion Project welcomes your thoughts on this subject. For a submission or comment, please write by clicking here. There is a question that we all struggle with, and one that many people may find difficult to answer: When does teaching the facts about Islam morph into becoming religious brainwashing, […]

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Judge Nap: ‘James Comey Thought He Could Pull a Fast One on the American People’

on November 8, 2017, 8:00 AM / in National News

Former FBI Director James Comey is taking criticism for changing the language between an early draft and the final copy of his statement on ending the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Changed ‘grossly negligent’ to ‘extremely careless’ in Hillary Clinton statement. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.comNewly reported memos show Comey originally accused the former secretary of state of being “grossly negligent” […]

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Former star MLB pitcher Roy Halladay dies in plane crash

Former star MLB pitcher Roy Halladay dies in plane crash

on November 8, 2017, 7:55 AM / in Baseball, People

Two-time Cy Young winner Roy Halladay was killed Tuesday when his single-engine plane crashed in the Gulf of Mexico. Halladay was the only person on board when the single-engine plane, registered to his father, went down in six-foot-deep water and flipped upside down. Halladay retired after the 2013 season due to constant back injuries. Halladay played Major League baseball for […]

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Trump Constitutional dismissed gun control, credits armed hero with saving ‘hundreds’ in Texas

Trump Constitutional dismissed gun control, credits armed hero with saving ‘hundreds’ in Texas

on November 8, 2017, 7:49 AM / in International News

President Trump on Tuesday dismissed a question about whether “extreme vetting” of gun purchasers could prevent mass shootings like the one that killed 26 people at a Texas church, saying that “hundreds more” could have died if an armed citizen hadn’t been there to “neutralize” the killer. The killer, Devin Patrick Kelley, was wounded by a civilian as he left […]

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Democrats score wins

on November 8, 2017, 7:43 AM / in State News

According to the Dems it is a big push back…. In Virginia in it’s highly blue north… the dems pushed heavy. Democrats scored their first big victories since last year’s election on Tuesday, capitalizing on opposition to President Trump to win gubernatorial races in Virginia and New Jersey. Polls had suggested a tight race in Virginia, but Democrat Ralph Northam […]

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Metro Council approves financing plan for soccer stadium

on November 8, 2017, 7:11 AM / in News

Below is the commentary of Melissa Smithson as posted to her Facebook page. Melissa has long been an advocate of the fairgrounds and was a leading opponent of the soccer deal. Well, we can thank our council for setting the precedent tonight that our city will give you free public land if you are interested in development. NO, REALLY! And, we […]

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Knoxville council approves short-term rental ordinance, will consider amendment for current operators

Knoxville council approves short-term rental ordinance, will consider amendment for current operators

on November 8, 2017, 7:02 AM / in State News

USA Today A new ordinance regulating the use of short-term rental properties, such as those listed on Airbnb, was approved by the Knoxville City Council Tuesday night, paving the way for increased oversight and the ability for the city to collect taxes and fees. The 7-2 approval of the ordinance is a major step in a months-long process of looking […]

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Not So Funny When You Think About It….

Not So Funny When You Think About It….

on November 8, 2017, 6:58 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Fort Negley Park Supporters File Lawsuit Alleging Metro Nashville Violated Laws in Choosing Developer

Fort Negley Park Supporters File Lawsuit Alleging Metro Nashville Violated Laws in Choosing Developer

on November 8, 2017, 6:56 AM / in State News

By Wendy Wilson  |  Tennessee Star NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Metro Council member Steve Glover and a handful of other supporters of Fort Negley Park announced Tuesday they were filing a lawsuit alleging Metro government did not follow its own laws and procedures in selecting the Cloud Hill Partnership to redevelop the historic park. The group, which included an Abe Lincoln impersonator, […]

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Inertia Is Why We Can’t Stop America’s Socialist Train

Inertia Is Why We Can’t Stop America’s Socialist Train

on November 8, 2017, 6:43 AM / in Opinion

News with Views Anything that is moving has inertia in accordance with Newton’s first law of motion.  That applies to avalanches, trains, ships, cars, animals, humans, cultures, societies, nations, falling trees and even the Earth orbiting the Sun.  There is no known human power strong enough to stop an avalanche.  To stop a speeding train takes an immense amount of […]

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Shelby County mayor sues commissioner for control of opioid lawsuit

Shelby County mayor sues commissioner for control of opioid lawsuit

on November 8, 2017, 6:40 AM / in State News

Memphis Commercial Appeal Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell’s administration sued Board of Commissioners chairwoman Heidi Shafer on Monday in Chancery Court, challenging her decision last week to hire a law firm to sue pharmaceutical companies over the county’s opioid crisis. In a news conference Tuesday, Luttrell said he was “irked” by Shafer’s decision to hire New York-based Napoli Shkolnik, the law firm known for winning a […]

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City of Jackson to file another lawsuit in Bemis Mill saga

City of Jackson to file another lawsuit in Bemis Mill saga

on November 8, 2017, 6:33 AM / in Local News

The Jackson Sun The Jackson City Council approved a resolution which will allow the city to file a lawsuit against Bemis Mill LLC co-owner Christian Morton to gain permanent control of the Bemis cotton mill. “There will be several lawsuits filed, one against Mr. Morton who did not adhere to his agreement with the city,” Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist said. […]

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Council Funds Beale Crowd Consultant, Abolishes $5 Cover

Council Funds Beale Crowd Consultant, Abolishes $5 Cover

on November 8, 2017, 6:27 AM / in Local News

By Bill Dries  |  Memphis Daily News Memphis City Council members voted Tuesday, Nov. 7, to approve $50,000 in funding for a crowd control consultant for the Beale Street entertainment district and to end the $5 cover charge for entry into the district on spring and summer Saturday nights after 10 p.m. The consultant to be hired by the Beale […]

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A Pastors Perspective,Some Things You Need To Know

on November 8, 2017, 6:19 AM / in Religion

Moving south… we are talking Southaven, MS, we have an article from a friend at the Desota County Newsroom that we would like to introduce you to. This is Pastor Mike…. a man who has seen the world and whose faith we will never challenge. Some things you need to know All that you know is what you know. But […]

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Why do Millennials love death?

Why do Millennials love death?

on November 8, 2017, 6:08 AM / in Opinion

By Donald Sensing |  Sense of Events Millennials would rather live in socialist or communist nation than under capitalism A majority of millennials would prefer to live in a socialist, communist or fascist nation rather than a capitalistic one, according to a new poll. In the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation’s “Annual Report on US Attitudes toward Socialism,” 58 percent of […]

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Comments from a friend

on November 8, 2017, 6:05 AM / in Opinion

We get notes on just about everything… usually we do not share them but this one reminded us of all the crap we have put up with over the last 20 plus years under the federal government’s manipulation. Come on Santa, give him what he wants. Dear Santa Trump: I’m a big believer in taking quick wins where you can […]

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Who is the KING in America? and Who are the Counselors to the KING?

Who is the KING in America? and Who are the Counselors to the KING?

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

Who is the KING in America? Noah Webster’s 1828 Dictionary defined “KING” as: “KING, n. 1. The chief or SOVEREIGN of a nation; a man invested with supreme authority over a nation, tribe or country; a monarch. Kings are absolute.” Romans 13:1 “Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has […]

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