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News Shorts For June 10th 2013

News Shorts For June 10th 2013

on June 10, 2013, 8:03 AM / in National News, News

Edward Snowden: The Whistleblower Behind the NSA Surveillance Revelations  The individual responsible for one of the most significant leaks in US political history is Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA and current employee of the defense contractor Booz Allen Hamilton. Snowden has been working at the National Security Agency for the last four years as an […]

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You Might Be Guilty of Military Idolatry

You Might Be Guilty of Military Idolatry

on June 10, 2013, 6:43 AM / in Opinion

by Laurence M. Vance This past Memorial Day brought forth the usual military idolatry. What makes it worse, though, is that this military idolatry is so rampant among Christians and in churches. And just how can a Christian know if he is guilty of military idolatry? Simple. Christian, you might be guilty of military idolatry: If you send a care […]

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DHS insider: It’s about to get very ugly

DHS insider: It’s about to get very ugly

on June 10, 2013, 6:30 AM / in National News, News

By Doug Hagmann Canada Free Press Editor’s Note: “The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men” Plato Consider the magnitude of this article and the recent statements by Eric Snowden and you can only conclude that the evils of men have surely outweighed any good intentions that others thought might come […]

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Eyewitness

Eyewitness

on June 10, 2013, 4:34 AM / in Religion

That which we have seen and heard we declare to you. – 1 John 1:3 “You don’t want to interview me for your television program,” the man told me. “You need someone who is young and photogenic, and I’m neither.” I replied that we indeed wanted him because he had known C. S. Lewis, the noted author and the subject […]

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The Climb

The Climb

on June 9, 2013, 1:07 PM / in Local News, National News, News

Adam Baxter has been climbing since May 23rd  and  was supposed to reach the summit of Mt. McKinley some time yesterday.  Adam spoke w/his wife Christine Friday via a satellite phone one of his buddies carried w/him. Contact and pictures are limited because any battery powered device has to be carried close to their body to keep the batteries warm.   Because […]

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North American Lawyer Agreement

North American Lawyer Agreement

on June 9, 2013, 10:07 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Posted  by Joe Wurzelbacher It’s not everyday that I find myself agreeing (in part at least) with an organization founded by Ralph Nader.  But all of us should share a sense of alarm over an otherwise obscure Canadian patent case that raises a clear and present danger to American’s own authority.  In the case, pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly – a […]

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Shoveling manure on the Constitution & the Declaration of Independence

Shoveling manure on the Constitution & the Declaration of Independence

on June 9, 2013, 10:03 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

  THE PARTY OF IRRELEVENCE WILL CAVE AGAIN—S. 744 A nation on the precipice of absolute decadence & tyranny…Fait Accompli.  Our destruction, compliments of the 535 past & sitting, self-serving DC congressional delegations. The Rotting Process of the U.S. Government and all its parties will have reached the maturation point with the passage of S. 744—an amnesty rewards program for […]

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Perception vs. reality as Tennessee Walking Horse industry faces adversity

Perception vs. reality as Tennessee Walking Horse industry faces adversity

on June 9, 2013, 9:59 AM / in News, State News

By JASON REYNOLDS ~ jreynolds@t-g.com Pageant and spectacle. Breeding and training. Loving and caring. Versatile and easy riding. Abuse and regulation. Many words can be used to describe the Tennessee Walking Horse industry, the animals and the people who care for them. It’s a way of life for many, a tradition that has been passed down through the generations. Some […]

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DFW now a ‘command and control’ center for Mexican cartels

on June 9, 2013, 9:55 AM / in National News, News

Every politician who votes to REFORM immigration is GUILTY of aiding and abetting the criminal activity of the ILLEGALS and their DRUG LORDS. They are either doing it due to the $$$ they receive for their assistance in weakening the immigration laws or they are so stupid they couldn’t find their way out of a small paper bag. There is […]

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Scouts sending up the white flag

Scouts sending up the white flag

on June 9, 2013, 9:52 AM / in Opinion

by Anthony Esolen Editor’s Note: As an Eagle Scout, JLIT and CLIT instructor, Lifetime member of the Philmont Training Staff, Woodbadge Instructor, and Vigil Order of the Arrow holder, I was proud of the accomplishments that I had achieved. That light is now greatly dimmed.   And now, the last words I’ll ever write about the Boy Scouts. 
   Do you know, Scoutmasters, […]

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College Republicans to GOP: Back off Planned Parenthood, contraception, same-sex ‘marriage’

College Republicans to GOP: Back off Planned Parenthood, contraception, same-sex ‘marriage’

on June 9, 2013, 9:44 AM / in National News, News

by Kirsten Andersen WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Republican Party chairman Rience Priebus thanked the College Republican National Committee for releasing a new, 95-page report stating that the Republican Party needs to stop defending traditional values like marriage and defunding Planned Parenthood if it wants to appeal to the youth vote. The report, called “Grand Old Party for […]

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Spending

Spending

on June 9, 2013, 8:37 AM / in Local News, News, Opinion

All of us that would like to better control the spending can not do so when others are determined to spend. Advocates of bigger government argue that government programs provide valuable “public goods” such as education and infrastructure. They also claim that increases in government spending can bolster eco­nomic growth by putting money into people’s pockets. Proponents of smaller government […]

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June 6th

June 6th

on June 9, 2013, 7:53 AM / in Opinion

Something I had not forgotten, because Sally and I sent Ray a card, but I didn’t actually do anything about it. I didn’t spend time with Ray and I should have…. I will probably regret not doing so. But he and I have different lives… we always have, but I do love talking to him. Well anyway, June the 6th […]

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Bryans win men’s doubles at French

Bryans win men’s doubles at French

on June 9, 2013, 6:00 AM / in Sports, Tennis

  Ten years ago, Bob and Mike Bryan were still desperate to win a Grand Slam title and were sleeping on the floor of their bargain hotel room. Their lives changed for good when they won their first major championship in 2003 at the French Open. On Saturday, the top-ranked American twins extended their record by clinching their 14th Grand […]

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Nadal outlasts Djokovic in five sets

Nadal outlasts Djokovic in five sets

on June 9, 2013, 5:57 AM / in Sports, Tennis

His dramatic and delightful French Open semifinal was 4 1/2 hours old – and 14 games into the fifth set – when Rafael Nadal raced from the net to the baseline to retrieve Novak Djokovic’s seemingly unreachable lob. Many players wouldn’t have bothered to give chase, let alone attempt what Nadal actually accomplished: With his back to the court, he […]

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Williams wins first French since ’02

Williams wins first French since ’02

on June 9, 2013, 5:52 AM / in Sports, Tennis

Serena Williams won her 16th Grand Slam title and her first French Open championship since 2002 on Saturday, relentlessly chasing down one shot after another to defeat familiar foil Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-4. ”Eleven years,” Williams said in French during the trophy ceremony. ”I think it’s unbelievable. Now I have 16 Grand Slam titles. It’s difficult for me to speak […]

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George B Scott

George B Scott

on June 7, 2013, 7:47 PM / in Local News, News

Today was George B Scott’s last broadcast at WZLT 99.3 FM. He retired from radio after 20 years broadcasting talk radio at WNWS and WZLT  in order to spend more time with his family. A few of his closest friends knew of this weeks ago, I was honored to be included in that group as well. George started broadcasting part time […]

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Friends of the Library book sale begins

Friends of the Library book sale begins

on June 7, 2013, 6:28 AM / in Announcements

The Jackson-Madison Friends of the Library will hold its annual book sale today through Sunday at the downtown Jackson-Madison County Library, at 433 E. Lafayette St. Antiques, current fiction, coffee table, children’s books and more will be for sale. The general sale will begin at 10 a.m. today. Attend a preview brunch from 8:30 to 10 a.m. today for the […]

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Government To Pulpit: Shut Up

Government To Pulpit: Shut Up

on June 7, 2013, 6:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. The relationship between the throne and the pulpit has always been a tenuous one at best. Since the days of Melchisedec, God intended that the office of priest and king be separate. Old Testament kings learned the hard way not to intrude into the priest’s office. God clearly intended that His prophets be free and […]

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The Latest on the Farm Bill

on June 7, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

After a conversation with a friend of mine I decided it was time to re-educate myself to the controversial farm bill moving through the House and Senate. Yesterday, the Senate will invoked cloture on the 5-year farm bill, S. 954. The 75-22 roll call easily surpassed the 60-vote threshold needed. The 1150-page Senate bill costs $955 billion over 10 years and creates […]

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