Archive for March 9th, 2020

Ending Daylight Saving Time and the latest on coronavirus: What practical difference does prayer make?

Ending Daylight Saving Time and the latest on coronavirus: What practical difference does prayer make?

on March 9, 2020, 8:58 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Were you happy to give up an hour of sleep yesterday? If so, you’re decidedly in the minority. According to a recent survey, only 28 percent of us are pleased with the status quo, while 31 percent would like to be on Daylight Saving Time (DST) all year long and 40 percent would prefer staying with […]

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Gun Bill Night Scheduled for Wednesday in House Judiciary

Gun Bill Night Scheduled for Wednesday in House Judiciary

on March 9, 2020, 8:46 AM / in State News

(Ammoland.com)- Ocean State lawmakers will be burning the midnight oil next Wednesday night poring over a lengthy agenda in the House Judiciary Committee.  The committee will start the hearing upon Rise of the House (about 4 p.m.) next Wednesday, March 11 in Room 101 of the Statehouse. Guns have already played a prominent role in this year’s legislative session.  In addition […]

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Grand Princess Cruise Ship To Dock Today In Oakland, California

Grand Princess Cruise Ship To Dock Today In Oakland, California

on March 9, 2020, 8:43 AM / in National News

The Grand Princess was originally supposed to return to the U.S. on Saturday. But it’s been held off the coast of California since March 4, after a man who’d previously traveled on the cruise ship in February died from the virus. While out at sea, dozens of passengers and crew members were screened for the virus. Twenty-one of them tested […]

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Onward tops weekend box office, but disappoints

Onward tops weekend box office, but disappoints

on March 9, 2020, 8:40 AM / in National News

Pixar’s Onward led the domestic box office with $40 million in ticket sales over its debut weekend. The film centers on two elf brothers, voiced by Tom Holland and Chris Pratt, who try to bring their father back to life with a magic spell that only partly succeeds. Despite taking the top spot, Onward‘s opening was weak compared to other […]

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Health official says Americans might have to avoid crowds

on March 9, 2020, 8:24 AM / in National News

Americans might have to stop attending large gatherings to protect themselves from the coronavirus as it spreads through the United States, Anthony Fauci, head of the infectious diseases unit at the National Institutes of Health, said Sunday on NBC’s Meet the Press. The State Department on Sunday also warned against cruise ship travel during the outbreak. Public health officials in […]

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Ted Cruz self-quarantines after contact with coronavirus patient

on March 9, 2020, 8:22 AM / in National News

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) announced on Sunday that he was placing himself under self-quarantine for the next week after interacting briefly at the Conservative Political Action Conference with someone who tested positive for coronavirus. Cruz tweeted that he had a conversation with the person, and decided to isolate himself after consulting with public health officials and Vice President Mike Pence, […]

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Jesse Jackson endorses Bernie Sanders

Jesse Jackson endorses Bernie Sanders

on March 9, 2020, 8:19 AM / in National News

The Rev. Jesse Jackson on Sunday endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for the Democratic presidential nomination. Sanders, whose campaign hopes the civil rights leader’s backing will help shore up the candidate’s appeal to African-American voters, praised Jackson, saying it was “the honor of my life to be supported by a man who has put his life on the line for […]

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Back to Where We Were

Back to Where We Were

on March 9, 2020, 8:16 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson I want to ponder Campaign 2020 and why I think it will actually be an unsettling election with a healthy dose of “boy who cried wolf,” but before I get there I want a few thoughts on the coronavirus. First, I think the media has an obligation to keep us informed. This is a new virus. It […]

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Langhorne Sisters

Langhorne Sisters

on March 9, 2020, 8:12 AM / in History

Good morning. It’s, March 9, 2020. On this date in 1923, a female member of Parliament stood in the House of Commons and made a passionate plea for a proposed law raising the legal drinking age in Great Britain from 14 to 16 for beer, and 16 to 18 for hard liquor. Prohibition was already the law of the land […]

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The Unholy Crusade against Gas Appliances

The Unholy Crusade against Gas Appliances

on March 9, 2020, 8:05 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

ECO DARLING NATURAL GAS GIVES WAY TO WIND, SOLAR AND BATTERY ELECTRICITY – AND SLAVE LABOR by Duggan Flanakin When Berkeley, California last year became the first U.S. city to ban the installation of natural gas lines to new homes, Mayor Jesse Arreguín proudly stated, “We are committed to the Paris Agreement and must take immediate action in order to reach our climate […]

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Hillary is Clearing the Decks, But What About Bill?

on March 9, 2020, 7:33 AM / in Opinion

by Stu Cvrk | RedState There is a new docuseries on Hulu entitled Hillary that is making some waves among the political class and has been much-discussed in the legacy media since its release on Friday. It is a puff-piece about Hillary Clinton’s life, with a lot of Bill thrown in for good measure – as if any of us want to relive […]

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Green New Deal Would Cost Households More Than $70K in First Year Alone

Green New Deal Would Cost Households More Than $70K in First Year Alone

on March 9, 2020, 7:18 AM / in National News

If implemented in its current form, the Green New Deal, promoted by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) would likely cost households in 11 states at least $70,000 in the first year alone. As Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) comes closer to being the frontrunner for the Democratic Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, now is a better time than ever to assess the economic […]

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CONNECTING BIBLE PROPHESY AND THE UFO PHENOMENON

CONNECTING BIBLE PROPHESY AND THE UFO PHENOMENON

on March 9, 2020, 7:15 AM / in Opinion

By Carl F. Worden Ever since a UFO allegedly crashed near Roswell, New Mexico in 1947, every government on earth has made an attempt to cover-up UFO sightings, alleged abductions by, “extra-terrestrials” and anything else associated with the UFO Phenomenon — until now.  Only recently have various governments allowed public access to some files and data, including U.S. fighter aircraft […]

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‘Nothing but sexism’ fumes Daily Mail in a report on Russian military pageants… filled with photos of Russian beauties

‘Nothing but sexism’ fumes Daily Mail in a report on Russian military pageants… filled with photos of Russian beauties

on March 9, 2020, 7:14 AM / in Opinion

Few things scream ‘double standards’ as loudly as the Daily Mail accusing Vladimir Putin of running a sexist military in a story containing eyebrow-raising arguments and surrounded by articles that are hardly politically correct. The Daily Mail tried its hand at being a champion of female emancipation and gender equality, producing a lengthy Russia-bashing piece. The Ruskies are now bad […]

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The Jackson Police Department needs assistance identifying two suspects from an armed robbery at The Barrel Wine and Spirit.

The Jackson Police Department needs assistance identifying two suspects from an armed robbery at The Barrel Wine and Spirit.

on March 9, 2020, 7:01 AM / in Local News

Officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a robbery at The Barrel Wine and Spirit located at 102 West Chester Street around 12:50pm Sunday, March 8, 2020. Two suspects entered the business and sprayed the store clerks with pepper spray while demanding money from the business. The suspects are described as two black males approximately 6’0 tall wearing all […]

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The Jackson Police Department needs assistance identifying the driver from an early morning hit and run accident.

on March 9, 2020, 6:57 AM / in Local News

Officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to an accident on the 45 Bypass near Hollywood Drive around 3am. A 19 year old male was struck by a passing vehicle while changing a flat tire on the side of the road. The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported by EMS to the hospital for treatment. The vehicle involved was […]

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History of Impeachment

History of Impeachment

on March 9, 2020, 6:30 AM / in History

Every day, articles appear in the media calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Many desired the same fate for Trump’s White House predecessor, Barack Obama. But others did not, including avowed socialists elected to Congress last fall who do not want to wait for (or chance the results of) the 2020 elections to evict a president they despise […]

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Please Come In

Please Come In

on March 9, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Let us draw near to God . . . with the full assurance that faith brings.Hebrews 10:22 Jenny’s house is situated on a little country lane, which is often used in rush hour by drivers who want to avoid the nearby main road and traffic lights. A few weeks ago workmen arrived to repair the badly damaged road surface, bringing […]

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March 9th In History

March 9th In History

on March 9, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

March 9 is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 297 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Catherine of Bologna Forty Martyrs of Sebaste Frances of Rome Gregory of Nyssa Pacian Teachers’ Day or Eid Al Moalim (Lebanon) History In 141 BC,  Liu Che, posthumously […]

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