Archive for March 3rd, 2019

The Chick-fil-A story:

The Chick-fil-A story:

on March 3, 2019, 8:45 AM / in National News, Opinion, Religion

Two years ago Chick-fil-A made national headlines when company president Dan Cathy spoke out in support of traditional marriage.  Liberals and gays came unglued and launched massive protests against the restaurant chain.  Several mayors spoke out saying they would not allow any more Chick-fil-As to be built in their cities. They tried boycotting the Christian owned company, but that backfired. […]

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Should Tonyaa Weathersbee, Memphis Commercial Appeal, be fired for her Hate Speech?

Should Tonyaa Weathersbee, Memphis Commercial Appeal, be fired for her Hate Speech?

on March 3, 2019, 8:29 AM / in Opinion

Tonyaa Weathersbee works for the Gannett newspaper propaganda system as a reporter with USA Today, but her real task is to seek out and destroy the lives of individuals, who have individual thoughts about life and God, the South and its history. She is typical of the black reporters that are sucked up through the Gannett system and more likely […]

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Tennessee Officials Announce a Slew of New TennCare Arrests

Tennessee Officials Announce a Slew of New TennCare Arrests

on March 3, 2019, 7:18 AM / in State News

Story by Chris Butler |  Tennessee Star Tennessee officials have announced the arrests of five people charged with TennCare fraud. According to press releases state officials put out this week: • Authorities charged a Sullivan County woman with TennCare fraud in connection with the sale of prescription drugs obtained through the state’s health care insurance program, according to a press release. […]

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Tennova hospitals now out of network with United Healthcare

Tennova hospitals now out of network with United Healthcare

on March 3, 2019, 7:16 AM / in State News

  Hospitals and health providers in the Tennova system are no longer taking United Healthcare insurance. Tennova spokeswoman Ann Metz confirmed Friday night that Tennova and United Healthcare failed to come to an agreement about rates before their last agreement expired. The two had been negotiating since February 2018, Metz said. As of March 1, Tennova hospitals in Knoxville, Jefferson City, LaFollette, […]

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Nashville is the fifth worse city in America for unfunded city retiree health care promises.

Nashville is the fifth worse city in America for unfunded city retiree health care promises.

on March 3, 2019, 7:10 AM / in State News

A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville While many know that Nashville ranks as one of the worst cities in America for high per capita pubic municipal debt, what is often not know is that Nashville has an enormous hidden debt.  That hidden debt is not debt that shows up on a balance sheet but is the unfunded retiree health care promises. An […]

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Virginia General Assembly approves casino legislation

Virginia General Assembly approves casino legislation

on March 3, 2019, 7:07 AM / in State News

Compromise legislation that could ultimately bring casino gaming to Virginia — and Bristol, if approved by voters — passed the General Assembly Saturday night. The approval is a win for the $250 million Bristol Resort and Casino project proposed for the Bristol Mall. It must still be signed by the governor. Substitute Senate Bill 1126 authorizes casino gaming in Virginia […]

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2 arrested, protested Confederate bust at Tennessee Capitol

2 arrested, protested Confederate bust at Tennessee Capitol

on March 3, 2019, 7:03 AM / in State News

NASHVILLE — Two African-American activists were arrested Thursday, the final day of Black History Month, while demanding lawmakers remove a bust from the state Capitol of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, an early Ku Klux Klan leader. The protest followed a tense news conference with visibly agitated GOP House leaders, who threatened to walk out on reporters who questioned them […]

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Man Says He Went Seeking Meth And Wound Up Kidnapped And Minus $300 And His F-150

Man Says He Went Seeking Meth And Wound Up Kidnapped And Minus $300 And His F-150

on March 3, 2019, 6:58 AM / in State News

A man is facing kidnapping and robbery charges after absconding with another man’s pickup truck and the money he gave him for meth. Kyle Rainey Coburn, 27, is also charged with possession of meth and theft over $1,000. In the incident on Friday, a man said he went to a house off Grasshopper Road to buy meth from a man […]

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Biden seeks donors as he eyes presidential bid

Biden seeks donors as he eyes presidential bid

on March 3, 2019, 6:55 AM / in National News

Former Vice President Joe Biden is trying to get donors to commit to his presidential campaign before launching a much-anticipated bid in the coming weeks. Sources close to Biden expect him to enter the race, but they say he is trying to get his fundraising in line in an effort to start strong out of the gates. “It’s a priority,” said one […]

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The Three mouths of Congress

The Three mouths of Congress

on March 3, 2019, 6:44 AM / in National News, State News

The THREESOME needs to be busy bathing themselves of the filthy language and filthy lucre they soak in.  I find article after article on their less than fine lives and on their lies. This is the *quality* of those types and why they should not be allowed to hold any kind of political office in America.  There should be a […]

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MY ANSWER TO OREGON’S NEW RENT CONTROL

on March 3, 2019, 6:34 AM / in Opinion

I just posted the following letter to the Editor to the Medford Mail Tribune.  Oregon just passed the nation’s first statewide rent control.  Among other restrictions, landlord investors, who bought a rental home and pay property taxes, upkeep and property management fees, cannot raise rents higher than 7% per year plus the rate of inflation, which we all know is […]

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Complaint against Ferguson for violating his oath of office

on March 3, 2019, 6:33 AM / in State News

Thanks to Andy for sending this to me.  Y’all know my *opinion* of Little Bobby Ferguson.  Time that he gets served with papers and charged with his ‘law breaking’.  He loves to file suit and get all that attention he so craves. Jackie Juntti WGEN   idzrus@earthlink.net Great, I hope a lot of other will do the same.  Put that commie […]

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Where To Look

Where To Look

on March 3, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Let us run . . . , looking unto Jesus. —Hebrews 12:1-2 Let’s see. What is the crisis of the day? It could be terrorism and its random threat. Or the economy and the fear that we will run out of money before we run out of time. Maybe it’s a personal crisis with no foreseeable solution—a tragedy or a […]

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March 3rd in History

March 3rd in History

on March 3, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

March 3 is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 303 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Cunigunde of Luxembourg Katharine Drexel John and Charles Wesley (Episcopal Church (USA)) March 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Hinamatsuri or “Girl’s Day” (Japan) Liberation Day (Bulgaria) Martyrs’ Day (Malawi) […]

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