Archive for January 6th, 2018

Country singer Mickey Gilley injured in car accident

Country singer Mickey Gilley injured in car accident

on January 6, 2018, 7:26 AM / in National News, People

NASHVILLE (AP) —Country music artist Mickey Gilley and his son were injured in a car accident in Texas, but both are recovering after minor injuries. A statement from Gilley’s publicist on Thursday said the two were injured Wednesday when their car rolled over near Corrigan, Texas. The 81-year-old singer has a fractured ankle and fractured right shoulder and will reschedule […]

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Proposed Evansville Buyback Useless for Everything but Political Publicity

Proposed Evansville Buyback Useless for Everything but Political Publicity

on January 6, 2018, 6:54 AM / in State News

Holy smoke, it reminds us of the Scott Conger, Frank McMeen, Brad Greer, Jerry Gist attempt to illegally buyback guns in the city of Jackson, Tennessee. It was supposed to be an returning affair but it ended the day it started. USA – -(Ammoland.com)-“City leaders considering gun buyback program,” NBCs Indiana affiliate WFIE News 14, Evansville, “reports.”  It’s one of those vapid and […]

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Madison County Republican Party Meeting

Madison County Republican Party Meeting

on January 6, 2018, 6:12 AM / in Announcements

Our first meeting of 2018 is Monday, Jan 8, at Coyote Blues, 11:30 am.  Come enjoy the kickoff to 2018 and give the local party a swift kickoff to a successful year! We will begin with a prayer, a welcome and a quick, positive opportunity to speak if you are running for office. We’re proud to announce that the Madison […]

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January 6th in History

January 6th in History

on January 6, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

January 6 is the sixth day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 359 days remaining until the end of the year (360 in leap years). Holidays Armed Forces Day (Iraq) Christian Feast Day: André Bessette (Roman Catholic Church) January 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Epiphany (Western Christianity) or Theophany (Eastern Christianity), and its related observances: Befana Day (Italy) […]

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Clinton Engineer Works 1942

Clinton Engineer Works 1942

on January 6, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

The Clinton Engineer Works was the site of the Manhattan Project‘s World War II production facilities that provided the enriched uranium used in the bombing of Hiroshima in August 1945. Its X-10 Graphite Reactor produced the first samples of plutonium from a reactor. Located just south of the town of Clinton, Tennessee, it included the production facilities of the K-25, […]

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Undeserved Blessings

Undeserved Blessings

on January 6, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

God . . . has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ. —Ephesians 1:3 Tennis superstar Arthur Ashe died of AIDS, which he contracted from a blood transfusion during heart surgery. More than a great athlete, Ashe was a gentleman who inspired and encouraged many with his exemplary behavior on and off the court. Ashe […]

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President Trump nominates marriage champion to the federal bench

President Trump nominates marriage champion to the federal bench

on January 6, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News

By Doug Mainwaring WASHINGTON DC, (LifeSiteNews) – The Trump Administration has already established a sterling record of solid judicial nominees, and his nomination of Howard C. Nielson, Jr. to the federal bench continues that trajectory. The Washington, DC attorney, who has yet to be confirmed by the Senate, has come under fire for saying that gay judges shouldn’t hear cases involving […]

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The Parable of Two Shepherds

The Parable of Two Shepherds

on January 6, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Good Shepherd was leading His sheep in the Way only He knows, providing for their every need, protecting them from danger, and in return expecting only that they would hear His voice and follow Him. It came to pass that another shepherd would sometimes approach the flock, usually from the back, and cause a few select sheep to go […]

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Black Unemployment Rate Hits All-Time Low, Hispanic Unemployment at Near Record Low

on January 6, 2018, 5:53 AM / in National News

Wasn’t the previous administration supposed to have done this?  And how can anyone claim, with a straight face, that this president is racist? http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/01/05/black-unemployment-rate-hits-time-low/ http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/01/05/u-s-economy-adds-148000-jobs-in-december-unemployment-remains-at-record-low/ Here’s the thing – despite George Soros’ best efforts to create absolute chaos and social unrest through the many subversive leftist groups he funds, Trump is succeeding in his promises to return this country to […]

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ASPCA Runs Afowl in Game Bird Case

on January 6, 2018, 5:51 AM / in National News

For some people, feathers, fowl, and roosters immediately bring thoughts of cockfighting. They are unaware that for generations Americans relied on heritage breeds of chickens, many of which are close to extinction today. Thomas Carrano, in upstate New York, is an expert on these birds. They are his passion. He’s been breeding them for 37 years. Yet Carrano stands to lose […]

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