Hillbilly stereotype aside, the 1976 PSA was a pretty effective anti-littering message, and it’s still relevant 42 years later.
We cannot agree with the Tennessee Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Responsibility’s decision to censure Assistant District Attorney General Dennis Brooks.
When it comes to elections, nothing has more direct impact on family life than local ballots. Your taxes, schools, parks, roads, employment opportunities and more are at stake.
It is also essential that local leaders continue to streamline the way they assemble these pieces of the economic puzzle. That will require changing the way economic development players relate to local businesses, local governments and to each other.
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We could all learn a lot from Gloria Tramontin Struck.
Johnson City officials are doing the right thing by pursuing property near Winged Deer Park for more recreational space.
What’s so hard about doing the right thing on occasion? Is a safe drive to work, a feces-free stroll through the park or a good night’s sleep too much to ask?
As we’ve stated before, more retail anchors are the last major piece of the puzzle in downtown’s revitalization — whether they be local or regional businesses.
Servers, bartenders and liquor sales clerks need all the help they can get when it comes to identifying would-be underage drinkers. Not only are their jobs on the line, they have a responsibility toward ensuring the safety of young people.
To really celebrate America is to think and act independently, not as part of a crowd, a flock or a wave. We can be together as a nation by championing our diverse ideas.
Newspaper staffs everywhere, including ours, had reason for pause on Thursday. The murders at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, struck close to home for anyone who covers the news for a living.
Be kind to your neighbors over the few days. Resist the urge to blast them with your noisemakers.