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Editorials

Face mask mandates send strong message

Monday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee gave county mayors the authority to extend facemask mandates until the end of 2020. The present mandate is set to ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:03 pm

Editorials

As state and region see uptick in COVID-19 cases behavior of Tennesseans plays crucial role

Tennessee and the Northeast Tennessee region have seen an uptick in new coronavirus cases over the past week, which concerns health care providers as flu ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, October 16, 2020 3:03 pm

Editorials

Voting in Tennessee has never been easier; just do it

Early voting begins today in Tennessee, and it’s never been easier to vote. National news stories earlier this fall and summer about problems with the ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 3:17 pm

Editorials

For most, Columbus Day is just another day

Monday is a federal holiday. The U.S. Postal Service will give their employees a day off and federal offices will be closed. Few states and ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, October 9, 2020 5:04 pm

Editorials

Voting’s easy. Here’s how. Just do it!

The countdown for the November presidential election has begun. During the COVID-19 pandemic, when even simple tasks have begun cumbersome, The Tennessee Election Commission as ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 3:19 pm

Editorials

Appreciate all of the little things about autumn

During the past few days we noticed that the leaves have begun to change. It was so subtle that you might not have noticed it, ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, October 2, 2020 3:01 pm

Editorials

Death takes prominent community businessmen

Elizabethton was hit hard this week by the death of not only Carter County Mayor Rusty Barnett, but those of retired Elizabethton Fire Chief Michael ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, September 25, 2020 5:00 pm

Editorials

Mayor Barnett’s death is a devastating loss

News of Carter County Mayor Rusty Barnett’s death Monday rattled Carter County in a way only the sudden loss of a leader, mentor, and friend can. Barnett ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 2:55 pm

Editorials

Face masks really do matter with spread of COVID-19

Face masks are emerging as one of the most powerful weapons to fight coronavirus, with growing evidence that facial coverings help prevent transmission — even ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, September 18, 2020 3:27 pm

Editorials

Fall is on the way, time to get your flu shot

The summer that seemingly never was is about to end. This is the last full week of the season for 2020. The summer of 2020 ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:09 pm

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