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Editorials

First District congressional primary is important contest

With the Tennessee Primary Election contest just days away, we can be sure of one thing, come August 6 there will be more losers than ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 3:37 pm

Editorials

The next school year could be a challenge

Many questions remain as school officials across Tennessee and the nation weigh options for getting children back in class for the new school year, which ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, July 10, 2020 3:05 pm

Editorials

COVID-19 puts a damper on July 4th celebrations

It’s July 4th, but there will be few celebrations. Under COVID-19 guidelines in Tennessee, large gatherings are discouraged, and social distancing and mask wearing are ... Read more

by Our View, Thursday, July 2, 2020 3:56 pm

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As COVID-19 cases rise, new precautions need to be taken

As COVID-19 cases rise, Carter Countians and much of Northeast Tennessee as well as the country are doing a high-stakes dance. As of Monday there ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 2:12 pm

Editorials

Law enforcement is a vital part of our community

Over the past several days there have been demonstrations and calls in other parts of our nation to defund the police. Law enforcement is a ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, June 26, 2020 3:13 pm

Editorials

Now is not the time to relax COVID-19 precautions

Locally, we have seen the number of COVID-19 cases increase in Carter County. As of Tuesday, there were seven active cases in Carter County. Carter ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:04 pm

Editorials

Father’s Day goes beyond greeting cards

Father’s Day 2020 is celebrated this Sunday, June 21. Ever wonder how Father’s Day came to be? It’s more than a Hallmark holiday. Father’s Day ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, June 19, 2020 11:24 am

Editorials

Good cops are taking a bad rap because of bad cops

Even one bad move by someone to enforce the law can be enough to cast a shadow on all law enforcement. When several such events ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, June 16, 2020 12:24 pm

Editorials

Now is not the time to get lax with social distancing

Since March we have heard much about social distancing — stay at least six feet from the next person. Coronavirus has forced us all to ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, June 12, 2020 2:59 pm

Editorials

The message of American protests

Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech or the rights of the people to peaceably assemble or “to petition the government for a ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, June 5, 2020 3:06 pm

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