• 75°

Opinions

Latest Opinions

Today in History 8/8/20

By The Associated Press Today is Saturday, Aug. 8, the 221st day of 2020. There are 145 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in ... Read more

2 days ago by AP News Wire Reports.

Upcoming move prompts best friend to reveal true feelings

DEAR ABBY: I have been in love with my best friend for two years. We met at a summer camp where we were both working, ... Read more

2 days ago by Contributed Content.

Much uncertainty as schools set to re-open

There’s much uncertainty on the part of both teachers and parents as school is set to re-open in Elizabethton and Carter County. Across the state ... Read more

3 days ago by Our View.

Letter writer says a Christian president needs to be elected

To the Editor: J. Hyder, the President of Carter County Democratic Women, questioned my letter to the editor about voting for Christians. Hyder said, “If you ... Read more

3 days ago by Contributed Content.

Pandemic to Possibility

BY RANDY BOYD UT president I was once referred to as melioristic. No, it’s not a bad word, but instead a mindset that embraces a ... Read more

3 days ago by Contributed Content.

Divergent black voices

By DR. JAMES FINK Today I read a post about an article from Fortune magazine that lists 19 Black economists to know and celebrate. I ... Read more

3 days ago by Contributed Content.

Worldliness not confined to rank, walk, or circumstance of life

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Dear Rev. Graham: Growing up I heard a lot about worldliness, but not so much anymore. Has ... Read more

3 days ago by Delaney Scalf.

Guilt remains 40 years after job reference was withheld

DEAR ABBY: About 40 years ago, I did someone an injustice, and I have felt guilty ever since. I worked for a consulting firm in ... Read more

3 days ago by Contributed Content.

Today in History 8/7/20

By The Associated Press Today is Friday, Aug. 7, the 220th day of 2020. There are 146 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in ... Read more

3 days ago by AP News Wire Reports.

The Bible doesn’t allow divorce on grounds of mutual love that has died

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Dear Rev. Graham: Is it OK to divorce simply because a couple no longer has the same ... Read more

4 days ago by Contributed Content.

| Older >