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Flood Warning until 10:00PM Saturday

on July 4, 2020, 7:08 AM / in Local News

From the National Weather Service …The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Tennessee… S.F. of the Forked Deer River at Jackson The Flood Warning continues for the S.F. of the Forked Deer River at Jackson. * Until Saturday evening. * At 7:00 PM CDT Friday the stage was 34.4 feet. * Flood stage is 34.0 feet. * Minor […]

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Fireworks: Why are cities erupting?

Fireworks: Why are cities erupting?

on July 4, 2020, 7:06 AM / in Opinion

From The Week A nationwide fireworks spree is making “some people suspicious,” said Maura Judkis at The Washington Post. In cities large and small, the streets are inexplicably erupting into “festive artillery shelling,” beginning at dusk and continuing into the early morning. The impromptu explosions are rattling windows, keeping people up, and “scaring the bejesus out of every dog in […]

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July 4th in History

July 4th in History

on July 4, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 180 days remaining until the end of the year. The Aphelion, the point in the year when the Earth is farthest from the Sun, occurs around this date. Holidays Christian feast day: Andrew of Crete Bertha of Artois Blessed Catherine Jarrige […]

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July 4th

July 4th

on July 4, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

38-year-old King George III ruled the largest empire that planet earth had ever seen. The Declaration of Independence, approved JULY 4, 1776, listed the reasons why Americans declared their independence from the King: “He has made judges dependent on his will alone… He has erected a multitude of new offices, and sent hither swarms of officers to harass our people […]

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Nothing like Mandatory Masks

Nothing like Mandatory Masks

on July 3, 2020, 8:27 PM / in Bedtime Stories
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Health department issues mask mandate for Madison Co. businesses

on July 3, 2020, 8:22 PM / in Local News

The Madison County Health Department has come a long way since the 50’s and 60’s where they provided free or low cost health care to the public as well a free vaccinations. Now according to the report from WBBJ they have moved aggressively toward tyranny with the approval of both the city and the county. WBBJ reports Starting at 12:01 […]

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Happy 4th of July, 2020

Happy 4th of July, 2020

on July 3, 2020, 7:13 AM / in National News

We are taking a couple of days off…. we need it. Happy 4th!

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Trump scores victory as Supreme Court takes up Mueller appeal

Trump scores victory as Supreme Court takes up Mueller appeal

on July 3, 2020, 7:07 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court ruling that Congress should have access to secret grand jury materials from then-Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. The court will take up the case in its nine-month term that starts in October, which means that Democrats won’t get to see the testimony before […]

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Herman Cain hospitalized for coronavirus after attending Trump rally

on July 3, 2020, 7:02 AM / in National News

Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain announced Thursday that he was being treated in a hospital after being infected with COVID-19. Cain learned Monday that he had tested positive, and he was hospitalized Wednesday. He attended President Trump’s June 20 rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Trump campaign announced hours before the event that six staff members on the rally advance […]

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U.S. added record 4.8 million jobs in June

on July 3, 2020, 6:59 AM / in National News

U.S. employers added a record 4.8 million jobs in June, the Labor Department reported Thursday. The gains smashed economists’ expectations of an increase of 3 million. It was the second month with millions in job growth following huge losses in April, when coronavirus lockdowns peaked. The June hiring brought the unemployment rate to 11.1 percent, down from a peak of […]

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FLASHBACK: Obama Launched His Political Career Through Gerrymandering

FLASHBACK: Obama Launched His Political Career Through Gerrymandering

on July 3, 2020, 6:57 AM / in History, National News, Opinion

Story by Collin Anderson |  Washington Free Beacon Former president now ‘tired of politicians manipulating maps’ for political gain Former president Barack Obama took to Twitter on Monday to decry “politicians manipulating maps” for political gain, but a look back to his early days in Illinois shows he used his redistricting power as a state senator to launch his political […]

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Two GOP Senators Say Columbus Day Is Too Expensive if Juneteenth Added to Calendar

Two GOP Senators Say Columbus Day Is Too Expensive if Juneteenth Added to Calendar

on July 3, 2020, 6:42 AM / in National News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood Two Republicans senators have surrendered to the leftist rioters and vandals who have moved from wrecking the statues of long-dead Confederates to wrecking the statues of longer-dead Catholic trailblazers, most notably, Christopher Columbus. As one city after another bows to the false narrative that Columbus was a racist oppressor, Senators Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and James Lankford of Oklahoma say the federal […]

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Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested, Indicted in Connection With Epstein Sex-abuse Operation

Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested, Indicted in Connection With Epstein Sex-abuse Operation

on July 3, 2020, 6:37 AM / in National News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood Ghislaine Maxwell, the jet-setting party girl accused of recruiting young girls for Wall Street financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse, was arrested in New Hampshire today. Federal authorities also unsealed a federal grand jury’s six-count, 18-page indictment against Maxwell, the daughter of deceased British publishing tycoon and Israeli spy Robert Maxwell. Maxwell, the indictment alleges, not only recruited and […]

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July 3rd in History

July 3rd in History

on July 3, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 181 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Germanus of Man Heliodorus of Altino Mucian Patriarch Anatolius of Constantinople Pope Leo II Feast of Saint Thomas, Apostle, one of four days in the year on which […]

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Turkey convicts US consulate employee of terrorism offence

on July 2, 2020, 8:46 AM / in International News

Metin Topuz was accused of links to cleric Fethullah Gülen, blamed for 2016 coup A Turkish court has convicted a local US consulate employee in Istanbul of aiding an armed terrorist organisation and sentenced him to eight years and nine months in prison, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. Metin Topuz, a translator and assistant for the US Drug Enforcement […]

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Scholar forced to resign over study that found police shootings not biased against blacks

Scholar forced to resign over study that found police shootings not biased against blacks

on July 2, 2020, 8:44 AM / in State News

Union rep tells College Fix that university should not share data that runs afoul of its support of BLM protests Michigan State University leaders have successfully pressured Stephen Hsu to resign from his position as vice president of research and innovation after the Graduate Employees Union launched a campaign to oust him from his role. This came after the union, which represents teaching and research assistants, crawled […]

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‘Republicans for Biden’ are Gun Owners’ Enemies Inside the Gates

‘Republicans for Biden’ are Gun Owners’ Enemies Inside the Gates

on July 2, 2020, 8:41 AM / in National News

by David Codrea “Biden is the clear choice when it comes to compassionate and decent leadership,” The Lincoln Project tweeted Thursday. “In a battle of heart, mind, and character @JoeBiden wins by a landslide. We need to ensure that’s reflected in the vote this November.” It’s hardly news. They began running pro-Biden ads in April. The Lincoln Project…? I refer to them as the cheap […]

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Richmond removes statue of Gen. Stonewall Jackson

on July 2, 2020, 8:25 AM / in State News

I might suggest removing any markers or street names that refer to blacks be removed as well. Since it honors a person of race, they should be replaced by anti racist names like _______________ , by gosh, we just couldn’t think of one. Richmond, Virginia, authorities on Wednesday removed a statue of Gen. Stonewall Jackson as momentum builds to end […]

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Leftist Ex-George W. Bush officials back Biden

Leftist Ex-George W. Bush officials back Biden

on July 2, 2020, 8:20 AM / in National News

A group of former George W. Bush administration and campaign officials has started a super PAC aiming to get disgruntled Republicans to support presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. The group, using the name “43 Alumni for Biden,” “seeks to unite and mobilize a community of historically Republican voters who are dismayed and disappointed by the damage done to our […]

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When In the Course of Human Events

on July 2, 2020, 8:08 AM / in Opinion

H/T to LR “Government requires make-believe. Make believe that the king is divine, make believe that he can do no wrong or make believe that the voice of the people is the voice of God. Make believe that the people have a voice or make believe that the representatives of the people are the people. Make believe that governors are […]

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