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Widow finds happiness with high school sweetheart

DEAR ABBY: My husband of 37 years passed away four months ago. When we were first married, we ...

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Jesus brings deliverance to those who are weighed down

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Dear Rev. Graham: I am a social worker and a ...

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Books

By Lorie Ann Simpson I have always had a love affair with books. Ever since I was a ...

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Teenager sports skivvies in front of strangers

DEAR ABBY: I don’t know what to do about my 18-year-old niece. She walks around the house in ...

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Believe

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Dear Rev. Graham: Talk of “claim it and receive it” ...

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Biden and Congress must work together to solve nation’s problems

BY GLENN MOLLETTE Recently, in a Mexican restaurant in Houston, Texas, a patron shot and killed a man ...

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It’s February and the Christmas lights are still up…why?

Why, some people are asking, are the Christmas lights still up in downtown Elizabethton? The answer is that ...

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Citizens deserve access to police video even when people don’t die

BY DEBORAH FISCHER If the video footage from the Tyre Nichols beating in Memphis tells us anything, it’s ...

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Fatal beating of Memphis man by police is rare event

To the Editor: The fatal beating of a black Memphis man by five black policemen isn’t representative of ...

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Fascinating details about Wells’ famous 1883 lawsuit

If you read about the Civil Rights Movement, you’ll find reference to a lawsuit Ida B. Wells filed ...

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