Archive for February 24th, 2018

North Carolina Magistrate Wins Over Same-Sex Marriage Discrimination

on February 24, 2018, 7:42 AM / in State News

The Gay Left Bit a Little more they could chew… but taxpayers have to pay the bill. A settlement was recently finalized in a matter in which a federal court had ruled that North Carolina officials violated Union County, N.C., magistrate Gayle Myrick’s rights when they forced her to resign in 2014 over her beliefs about traditional marriage. Myrick’s immediate […]

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Should Christian Couples Get Legally Married?

Should Christian Couples Get Legally Married?

on February 24, 2018, 7:39 AM / in Opinion

By David Fowler   |   FACT I know that question sounds bizarre, but after what I wrote last week about whether Christian ministers should continue being agents of the state for legalizing marriages that state law defines contrary to God’s law, a couple of thoughtful people asked me how the line of thinking used there applied to Christian couples wanting to marry. […]

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Flood Warning until 9:00 PM Monday

on February 24, 2018, 7:34 AM / in Announcements, Local News

The Flood Warning continues for the North Fork Forked Deer River… North Fork Obion River…Obion River…S.F. Fork Forked Deer River… S.F. Forked Deer River…Wolf River. The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. Forked Deer River at Jackson * until Monday February 26. * At 08 PM Friday the stage was 34.4 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring AND Minor flooding […]

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SHERIFF ISRAEL: FLORIDA’S WORST SHERIFF

SHERIFF ISRAEL: FLORIDA’S WORST SHERIFF

on February 24, 2018, 7:28 AM / in Opinion

Let me get this straight:  The Sheriff Deputy who was assigned security at the Florida school that was shot up killing 17 people, took a defensive position outside the school even though he could hear rapid-fire shooting and knew kids and staff were being murdered inside? Okay, that’s bad enough — or is it? It turns out, his boss, Sheriff […]

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Unanswered Mystery Of The Century: Barack Hussein Obama

Unanswered Mystery Of The Century: Barack Hussein Obama

on February 24, 2018, 7:00 AM / in Opinion

  By Frosty Wooldridge   |   NewWithViews Is he or isn’t he an American?  What did he do in Indonesia during his youth from two through 12 years?  What did he become?  Where did he attend college in America?  With whose money? Who were his girlfriends?  Why doesn’t anyone remember him in high school or college?   Why are all his school, […]

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Candidate Randy Boyd Opening Office in Jackson….

Candidate Randy Boyd Opening Office in Jackson….

on February 24, 2018, 6:54 AM / in Local News

Liberal Republican Candidate opens office in Jackson, Tennessee this morning from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM this morning.

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High schooler accused of making terrorist threat — for allegedly saying math symbol resembled a gun

on February 24, 2018, 6:27 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Dave Urbanski  |   The Blaze A Louisiana high school student was finishing up a math problem and drew the square root symbol, authorities told KATC-TV. Problem was, another student allegedly said the square root symbol looked like a gun — and several other students made similar comments, Allen Parish Sheriff’s deputies told the station. And with that, deputies launched an […]

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Who was Paul Revere and Why Should You Care?

on February 24, 2018, 6:23 AM / in History

Five and a half minute video worth watching and sharing… It’s narrated by Eric Metaxas, author of a terrific biography of the great Dietrich Bonhoeffer entitled, “Bonhoeffer:  Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy“. When she was little, I used to read the story of Paul Revere’s midnight ride to my younger daughter from a book containing a collection of stories.  It was […]

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The Supreme Court Can Correct Its Mistake On Coerced Union Fees

on February 24, 2018, 6:21 AM / in Opinion

By George Will Overturning mistaken decisions is an occasional duty of the Supreme Court, whose noblest achievement was the protracted, piecemeal repudiation, with Brown v. Board of Education (1954) and subsequent decisions, of its 1896 ruling that segregated “separate but equal” public facilities were constitutional. This Monday, the court will hear oral arguments that probably will presage another overdue correction. […]

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Attorney: Mayor has turned over phone code in affair probe

Attorney: Mayor has turned over phone code in affair probe

on February 24, 2018, 6:16 AM / in State News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor Megan Barry’s attorney said Friday that she has provided the passcode for her personal cellphone to state authorities, who are searching the device as they investigate whether laws were broken during her affair with her former bodyguard. Barry’s attorney, Jerry Martin, said he provided the code to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on Friday […]

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Payments to top college basketball players listed in FBI documents: report

Payments to top college basketball players listed in FBI documents: report

on February 24, 2018, 6:12 AM / in Basketball

New details of payments to athletes in a federal investigation that has lurked in the shadows since first rocking college basketball last fall mark the latest threat to the sport’s basic foundation, showing the breadth of alleged corruption. Bank records and other expense reports that are part of the investigation list a wide range of impermissible payments from agents to […]

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The Forward Look

The Forward Look

on February 24, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Simeon . . . was righteous and devout . . . and the Holy Spirit was on him.  Luke 2:25 When the great Dutch painter Rembrandt died unexpectedly at age 63, an unfinished painting was found on his easel. It focuses on Simeon’s emotion in holding the baby Jesus when He was brought to the temple in Jerusalem, 40 days […]

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“Remember the Alamo”

“Remember the Alamo”

on February 24, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain and established a Mexican Republic with a Federal Constitution. In 1833, Santa Anna was elected President of Mexico and soon he began demanding higher taxes and seizing the people’s guns. Santa Anna finally decided the people were not capable of ruling themselves, so he rejected the Constitution, dissolved the Congress, declared himself […]

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February 24th In History

February 24th In History

on February 24, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 310 days remaining until the end of the year (311 in leap years). By Roman custom, February 24 is doubled in a leap year in the Julian calendar. The Mensis Intercalaris began on this day or the following day in intercalary years in the pre-Julian […]

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Father raped, chained, beat twin daughters for 10 years: police

Father raped, chained, beat twin daughters for 10 years: police

on February 24, 2018, 5:32 AM / in State News

A Minneapolis father was arrested this week on slew of charges for the alleged rape, starvation and beating of his twin daughters – one of whom he twice impregnated – over the course of several years, authorities said. Jerry Lee Curry, 51, was charged in Hennepin County District Court for crimes involving sexual conduct, abuse and stalking, which left his […]

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