Archive for April, 2018

What’s on the April 3rd Nashville Council agenda

on April 2, 2018, 7:18 AM / in State News

By Rod Williams    A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville The Metro Council will meet Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 6:30 PM in the Council chamber at the Metro Courthouse.  If you are going to watch the Council meeting, you need a copy of the Council agenda and the staff analysis  or you really will not know what is going on. You can get […]

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National Tele-Training

National Tele-Training

on April 2, 2018, 7:15 AM / in Announcements

Please JOIN US for ongoing weekly National Tele-Training (Monday evening, APRIL 2, 2018) at: — 5:30pm Pacific,   6:30pm Mountain,   7:30pm Central,   8:30pm Eastern — To join the call, please dial 515-604-9816 and input access code 151025# We will hear teaching from Debbie Wuthnow, Executive Director of iVoterGuide.com, about how individual volunteers can assist in the creation of non-partisan Voter Guide info to help voters to identify and vote for […]

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Hundreds of patriots will gather in DC, Sept 6-8th first America 1st conference: This Is The Real Big Tent…Are You In?

Hundreds of patriots will gather in DC, Sept 6-8th first America 1st conference: This Is The Real Big Tent…Are You In?

on April 2, 2018, 7:09 AM / in National News

The MidSouth Sentinel The right has had a problem with organizing events that appeal to a wide group of people. The GOP claimed they had a big tent but as we learned with the Tea Party that tent was more of a talking point than an actual thing. CPAC kicked out the Log Cabin Republicans and then Milo the year […]

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Panhandling rule coming up Tuesday in Chattanooga City Council

Panhandling rule coming up Tuesday in Chattanooga City Council

on April 2, 2018, 7:07 AM / in State News

by Judy Walton |   Chattanooga Times Free Press After months of work and weeks of public input, a controversial ordinance regulating panhandling is set for first reading Tuesday in the Chattanooga City Council. Council members Carol Berz and Erskine Oglesby Jr. have spearheaded the effort after hearing a growing number of constituent complaints about unruly beggars. Police records show 457 panhandling […]

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Game On: Erica Gilmore’s Entry Into Special Election for Mayor of Nashville Means Front Runner David Briley Not a Shoo-In

Game On: Erica Gilmore’s Entry Into Special Election for Mayor of Nashville Means Front Runner David Briley Not a Shoo-In

on April 2, 2018, 7:02 AM / in State News

Tennessee Star Staff  |  The Tennessee Star Nashville Metro Council Member At-Large Erica Gilmore’s announcement on Wednesday that she is a candidate for Mayor of Nashville in the special mayoral election was greeted with a polite but terse acknowledgement from the campaign of the only other credible candidate currently in the race, Acting Mayor David Briley. “We welcome Councilwoman Gilmore to the […]

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Legislative Update, March 31, 2018 Tennessee Eagle Forum

Legislative Update, March 31, 2018 Tennessee Eagle Forum

on April 2, 2018, 6:48 AM / in State News

Tennessee General Assembly information, click HERE. For information on State Senators, including phone numbers and email addresses, click HERE; for House members, click HERE. For information on legislation, click HERE. Don’t forget that you can now watch the Senate committee meetings and floor sessions online by going HERE; House committee meetings and floor sessions online HERE. Phone calls can go to the legislative Switchboard at 615-741-3011 […]

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Jackson City Council April 2018 meeting April 3rd

on April 2, 2018, 6:42 AM / in Local News

The Jackson City Council will once again gather together tomorrow and vote the mayor’s bidding of increased spending and poor planning. Some of the items on the current agenda include: Authorization to purchase property owned by the estate of John T. Murphy, located at 517-520 Airways Boulevard for the purpose of relocating the Parks Maintenance Operations Department. The asking price […]

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April 2nd In History

April 2nd In History

on April 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 273 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Abundius of Como Amphianus of Lycia Æbbe the Younger Bronach of Glen-Seichis (Irish martyrology) Francis of Paola Francisco Coll Guitart Henry Budd (Anglican Church of Canada) Nicetius of […]

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Too Close

Too Close

on April 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

In all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:6 I grew up in Oklahoma where severe weather is common from early spring through the end of summer. I recall one evening when the sky boiled with dark clouds, the TV weather forecaster warned of an approaching tornado, and the electricity went out. Very […]

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The Parking Garage … April 2, 2007

on April 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Local News, News

“For as a man thinks in his heart, so is he.” (Prov 23:7) A neophyte in the realm of city council having been elected the first time and in my first couple of months of service after running against Mrs. Anna Parks Covington (a very gracious lady by the way),  I had been invited to a private meeting between Mr. […]

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House conservatives to air grievances in new ‘Swamp’ docu-series

on April 1, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News

What this Congressman says about the power used against the incoming freshmen is only the third time I have herd or read of how the newbies are *oriented* at the orientation gathering….. Buck, who was elected to Congress in 2014, said he felt pressure from leadership shortly after he arrived as a freshman member. “Right when I got here, the […]

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Police Raid, Confiscate Animals From Bellevue PetSmart

Police Raid, Confiscate Animals From Bellevue PetSmart

on April 1, 2018, 7:32 AM / in National News, State News

This story is news for several reasons. First, if you’re not aware, PetSmart has been a big supporter of shelter/rescue animals for years.. They have had a lot of allies in the animal rights community. So, when an AR group like PETA turns on them, conducting an undercover operation, it could signal a sea change. These groups may be so […]

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Larry King: Second Amendment’s Purpose Was to Prevent Slave Rebellion

Larry King: Second Amendment’s Purpose Was to Prevent Slave Rebellion

on April 1, 2018, 7:27 AM / in National News

Written by  Steve Byas Larry King, the former host of popular CNN show Larry King Live, has weighed in on the growing movement among liberals to go beyond advocacy of “common sense gun laws” to what many on the Left have really favored all along — repeal of the Second Amendment, which protects the right of individual American citizens to keep and […]

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Mississippi Senate Kills Dangerous Con-Con Proposal

Mississippi Senate Kills Dangerous Con-Con Proposal

on April 1, 2018, 7:22 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  Steve Byas Those concerned about the dangers inherent in a Constitutional Convention won a huge victory when, late last week, the Mississippi Senate allowed House Concurrent Resolution 56 to die, a resolution that would have made an application to Congress for a convention to propose amendments to the U.S. Constitution. Many conservatives and others frustrated by the failure of […]

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Conservatives And Christians Need To Apologize To Bill Clinton And Barack Obama

Conservatives And Christians Need To Apologize To Bill Clinton And Barack Obama

on April 1, 2018, 7:02 AM / in Opinion

For 16 years, conservatives and Christians railed against presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton for the way they exploded the size of government (Obama), ran roughshod over the Constitution (Clinton & Obama), waged unjust foreign wars (Clinton & Obama), tried to enact more gun control (Obama & Clinton), signed bills that funded the largest abortion provider in America—Planned Parenthood—(Obama & […]

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Tradition

on April 1, 2018, 6:59 AM / in Bedtime Stories

WHAT’S IN A HANDSHAKE ? In Switzerland it has long been customary for students to shake the hands of their teachers at the beginning and end of the school day.   It’s a sign of solidarity and mutual respect between teacher and pupil, one that is thought to encourage the right classroom atmosphere.   Justice Minister Simonetta Sommaruga recently felt compelled to further […]

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My son

on April 1, 2018, 6:57 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Many thanks to Barb for sending this to me.  It is SO fitting with my thoughts today with the spiritual war going on in this world.  The demon worshippers (Dems, Libs, RINO’s, Globalists and the fake *Representatives* who created and then pased that hellish piece of legislation they call the Monster Spending bill.  I was SO hoping that Trump would […]

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April 1st in History

April 1st in History

on April 1, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 274 days remaining until the end of the year.  This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Wednesday, Friday or Sunday (58 in 400 years each) than on Monday or Tuesday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on […]

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The Gallery of God

The Gallery of God

on April 1, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Lord is good and his love endures forever.   Psalm 100:5 Psalm 100 is like a work of art that helps us celebrate our unseen God. While the focus of our worship is beyond view, His people make Him known. Imagine the artist with brush and palette working the colorful words of this psalm onto a canvas. What emerges before […]

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter

on April 1, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

From my good friends at RedState, I am reminded that while most of us are quite familiar with the events of what happens during the Easter or Paschal Triduum, but what those three days between the end of Lent and Easter Sunday. We know that Holy or Maundy Thursday is the commemoration of the Last Supper. Good Friday commemorates the […]

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