Archive for June 10th, 2018

Johnson confident heading into Sunday

Johnson confident heading into Sunday

on June 10, 2018, 7:57 AM / in Sports

By Jonathan Wall, PGATOUR.COM Dustin Johnson’s approach sets up 9-foot birdie at FedEx St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Dustin Johnson has the opportunity to move back to No. 1 in the world with a win at the FedEx St. Jude Classic. There’s also the momentum that comes from winning the week before a major championship. Johnson admits all those things would be […]

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Simona Halep Breaks Through in French Open, Winning Her First Major Title

Simona Halep Breaks Through in French Open, Winning Her First Major Title

on June 10, 2018, 7:52 AM / in Tennis

PARIS — Simona Halep threw her racket on the red clay, its redemptive work done for the day, and thrust her arms high overhead as she beamed on a court that has brought her plenty of heartache. In the stands, Darren Cahill, Halep’s normally pulled-together coach, was unsuccessfully fighting back tears. High up in the commentary booth, Chris Evert, a […]

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Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open 2018 men’s final – live!

Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open 2018 men’s final – live!

on June 10, 2018, 7:51 AM / in Tennis

Rafa Nadal has been in 10 French Open finals. He’s yet to lose one. He beat Mariano Puerto for his first in 2005 and since then he’s seen off Roger Federer four times, Novak Djokovic twice and Robin Soderling, David Ferrer and Stan Wawrinka, who was no match for him last year. Put it that way and you can be forgiven for feeling […]

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Phil Bredesen supports Sen. Bob Corker’s push back on tariffs

Phil Bredesen supports Sen. Bob Corker’s push back on tariffs

on June 10, 2018, 7:45 AM / in State News

  by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle Former Gov. Phil Bredesen noticed his photo on a framed copy of The Leaf-Chronicle dated Dec. 16, 2008, touting Clarksville landing Hemlock Semiconductor, which would build a $1.2 billion plant that would later be shuttered. Lying through his teeth the candidate stated: “They closed up because of tariffs, you know,” the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate said […]

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Political Notebook: Bredesen campaign returns fire over Blackburn attack; Corker tells fellow Republicans ‘I call them like I see them’

on June 10, 2018, 7:33 AM / in State News

by Andy Sher  |   Chattanooga Times Free Press Former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen’s U.S. Senate campaign is pushing back against attacks launched Friday by Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn and fellow GOP officials during the Tennessee Republican Party’s annual gathering. “Governor Bredesen’s message of working together to get things done is resonating with voters throughout the state who are tired of […]

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This is the best way to quickly end a car pursuit….

on June 10, 2018, 7:18 AM / in National News

Watch here…

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The Old South: 50 Essential Books

The Old South: 50 Essential Books

on June 10, 2018, 6:26 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion

THE FIRST INSTALLMENT of Dr. Clyde N. Wilson’s SOUTHERN READER’S GUIDES distills more than a half century of scholarship into identifying and describing 50 essential books on the topic of the “Old South”— that is, the colonial and antebellum periods of Southern History. Dr. Wilson, Emeritus Distinguished Professor of History of the University of South Carolina, was editor of the highly-praised Papers […]

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June 10th in History

June 10th in History

on June 10, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

June 10 is the 161st day of the year (162nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 204 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Abolition Day (French Guiana) Army Day (Jordan) Christian feast day: Getulius, Amancius and Cerealus John of Tobolsk (Russian Orthodox Church) Landry of Paris Olivia June 10 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Navy Day […]

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Our New Name

Our New Name

on June 10, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I will also give that person a white stone with a new name written on it.Revelation 2:17 She called herself a worrier, but when her child was hurt in an accident, she learned how to escape that restricting label. As her child was recovering, she met each week with friends to talk and pray, asking God for help and healing. […]

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