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LETTER; Do president, Congress consider furlough's many ramifications?

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 18:53
I am a hardworking federal employee at a military base, and I work daily as a nurse. I received my furlough notice on May 30 due to the infamous '

CARTOON: Obama's Little Ears

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 18:04

Engagement: Mary Polacsek & Andrew Johnson

Sun, 06/16/2013 - 04:00
Johnson, Polacsek

COLUMN: World needs more good fathers

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 21:26
It's no news to anyone that I disagree strongly with President Obama on just about any issue or policy position you can name.

Count your blessings

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 20:03
The national news is full of strife, so much so that many people turn it off and refuse to watch. It's too upsetting and depressing.

GUEST EDITORIAL: Military should lift fog

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 19:11
Calls for an overhaul of the military justice system have grown louder since the Pentagon released a report last month showing the number of sexual assaults since 2010 rising at an alarming rate.

LETTER: Why was bus stop placed at an unsafe location?

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 18:40
I'm just a bit curious as to what is going on with the transit system in Clarksville.

EDITORIAL: Our cheers to you

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 22:03
CHEERS to everyone who has been participating in the fundraisers to help two Montgomery County cheerleaders hurt when their car was struck head-on by a woman who police say was driving under the influence.

CARTOON: Happy Father's Day

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 22:01

COLUMN: On collection of suspects' DNA, Scalia was on the right side

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 20:00
The Supreme Court's ruling last week allowing police to compel DNA samples from persons arrested for serious offenses will solve cold cases around the country, putting dangerous criminals behind bars.

COLUMN: Foreign affairs unsettle

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 18:49
Ever since President Clinton 'did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky,' whatever remains of standards seem to have fallen even lower among people who hold offices and positions once thought to require good behavior and strong moral ch

CARTOON: Obamacare Rate Shock

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 16:14

LETTER: Our liberties are under attack, we must protect them now

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 19:42
Our republic is in grave danger. The liberties that it was founded on are under attack — not from a foreign power but from the very people we have elected.

CARTOON: Liberty?

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 16:57

Wild West dreams: Kids and horses come together at Fort Campbell Riding Stables

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 23:56
It seemed there was nothing else the giddy Kylie Hasfjord could possibly want to do on that particular afternoon. The scent of fresh hay filled the air at the Fort Campbell Riding Stables.


Sun, 06/09/2013 - 23:35


Fri, 06/07/2013 - 19:44
There are people around the city who make our city a better place to live. They are very seldom in the spotlight, but they work untiringly behind the scenes in an unselfish manner to help those in need. Charles Currie was such a person.

COLUMN: Why women are still not happy in the workplace

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 19:22
It was never quite clear what feminizing the workplace would mean when women en masse invaded corporate America a generation ago.

CARTOON: Apple's Tax Bill

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 16:52

COLUMN: Nostalgia is godly feeling

Fri, 06/07/2013 - 16:47
I have always loved nostalgia. I initially became fascinated with 'walking down memory lane' when I was 5 years old.