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We’re squandering our children. And our own future at the same time.

  • April 20th, 2014  |
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The GOPers who have done everything they could think of to discredit the Affordable Care Act — aka Obamacare — must have a bitter taste in their mouths today.

Chattanooga has been ranked in the bottom 11 on a Gallup.com list of healthy (or in our case unhealthy) communities.

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On this Easter Sunday, two new reports indicate antagonism toward the Bible is growing in the United States, and that Western Europe — where ancestors of most Americans hail — is the region of the world where the fewest respondents said religion plays a positive role in their country.

The Citizens for Government Accountability and Transparency's effort to overturn the city of Chattanooga's domestic partners ordinance in August could be a precursor to what the November elections will bring across the country.

Tennessee legislators have spent this week like a college student cramming for exams, their committee meetings and votes substituting for lengthy papers, journals and test preparations, as they ended their 2014 session.

  • April 18th, 2014  |
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It’s not the role of the press to coddle government.

It was love at first sight.

At the turn of the 20th century, the best known lawyer in Chattanooga was Lewis Shepherd.

  • April 20th, 2014  |
  • By By Sam D. Elliott
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Tennessee will join the rest of the Southeast region, the nation and countries across the world in celebrating Earth Day on April 22.

  • April 20th, 2014  |
  • By Heather McTeer Toney
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We all know that the neck turns the head. Right? Obama is the head, and Harry Reid is the neck. Get it?

Here's a short explanation of the Supreme Court's unlimited campaign donation decision: It legalizes government of the wealthy, by the wealthy, for the wealthy.

  • April 13th, 2014  |
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One thing we know for sure in the search from that missing 777: There sure is a lot of garbage in the sea.

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Doctors Jim and Randy Hammon have been working together as veterinarians at their Northgate Animal Hospital practice for more than 30 years.

  • April 20th, 2014  |
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Folks sometimes undervalue or take for granted the very outstanding service our area medical professionals provide.

  • April 20th, 2014  |
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First we have billboards on the interstate proclaiming Chattanooga the home of Sgt. Charles Coolidge and telling the story of Company K.

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