Politics

Book Lady reviews: Maus

Mar 17, 2022 at 09:00 am by Ms.Shelly_booklady

In January this year, the school board for McMinn County, TN banned a graphic novel about the Holocaust. Whenever a book is banned there’s an outcry, and for good reason.... Read More

State House Candidate Gabriel Fancher announces Rick Sain as Treasurer

Mar 16, 2022 at 07:38 am by Voice Wire

Holloway High School English teacher and candidate for State House, Gabriel Fancher, announced the addition of longtime businessman and pharmacist Rick Sain as his campaign tr.... Read More

Absentee voting in Tennessee is complicated and difficult-- It's time to plan ahead

Mar 15, 2022 at 09:00 am by Chloe Cerutti

As one who has enjoyed and appreciated the convenience and ease of voting by mail in Washington State, let there be no mistake here, I’m a strong advocate and proponent.... Read More

Ken Jobe reports

Mar 14, 2022 at 01:00 pm by Voice Wire

The week began with the resignation of State Representative Robin Smith, a Republican from Hixson, which is in the Chattanooga area.  As she resigned, it was revealed tha.... Read More

Rep. Tim Rudd advances legislation to protect unaccompanied migrant children in Tennessee

Mar 14, 2022 at 06:20 am by Voice Wire

Tennessee State Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, is sponsoring legislation to address President Joe Biden’s disastrous immigration policies that brought unaccompanied migr.... Read More

Carl Boyd announces candidacy for Rutherford County Board of Commissioners in District 12

Mar 11, 2022 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

Longtime Smyrna resident Carl Boyd has announced his candidacy for the Rutherford County Board of Commissioners in District 12 in the upcoming May 3 Republican primary.  .... Read More

Patrick Miller to Run for County Commission in District 6

Mar 10, 2022 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

Patrick Miller has formally announced his candidacy for Rutherford County Commissioner in District 6! With a passion to serve his neighbors, he says “I am proud to repr.... Read More
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Rutherford Democrats announce record number of candidates, diversity takes center stage with Democratic County Commission Candidates

Mar 04, 2022 at 05:28 am by CathyWatts 1

On Saturday, February 19, Rutherford County Democrats met to celebrate a record number of County Commission candidates for the May primary. Having set robust goals for the 202.... Read More

Randy Allen announces candidacy for Rutherford County mayor

Mar 03, 2022 at 06:33 am by Voice Wire

Randy Allen recently announced his plans to enter the 2022 race for Rutherford County Mayor. Allen is a strategic leader with considerable experience in business, government.... Read More

Tennessee Senator Marsha Blackburn Decries Unfairness/Timing of Biden's Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson To SCOTUS

Mar 01, 2022 at 01:12 pm by Voice Wire 1

NASHVILLE, TENN. – U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after President Joe Biden announced Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as his n.... Read More

Former Murfreesboro Police Department Lieutenant Launches Campaign for Rutherford County Sheriff

Mar 01, 2022 at 06:11 am by Voice Wire 1

Tom Sissom, Murfreesboro Police Department Lieutenant (retired), announces his candidacy for Rutherford County Sheriff. Tom is a highly respected law enforcement professional.... Read More

Wayne Irvin announces candidacy for Rutherford County Commission

Feb 11, 2022 at 03:49 pm by Voice Wire 1

Conservative and local attorney Wayne Irvin has announced his candidacy for Rutherford County Commission District 14. Irvin is an experienced attorney and certified public acc.... Read More

Jami Averwater announces bid for Murfreesboro city council

Feb 10, 2022 at 10:14 pm by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro business owner and attorney Jami K. Averwater announces her candidacy for Murfreesboro City Council. She will appear on the ballot in the upcoming city election o.... Read More

Opinion: The GOP's refusal to denounce Trumpism is a self-inflicted wound

May 11, 2021 at 08:00 am by Waterman 3

Anybody who has ever stepped on a nail protruding from a piece of lumber on the ground knows that if the puncture isn’t promptly and thoroughly treated, it could lead to.... Read More

Marsha Blackburn - Living the Life on her donor's dime

Feb 22, 2021 at 11:00 am by Waterman 4

On February 13, the day the Senate GOP caucus predictably acquitted Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial, Sen. Marsha Blackburn tweeted twice that the proceeding was &.... Read More

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