The Daily Times: Columns


Spider's tale retold in honor of reading initiative

Columnist Linda Albert reweaves a spider's tale.

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United we stand, divided we keep falling

If you look at the honest to goodness numbers, the election may have been close, the message was a landslide consensus of one people divided by their common frustration.

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REVIEW: 'Nocturnal Animals' a stylish but ultimately convoluted film noir

Editorial Production Manager Amanda Greever reviews "Nocturnal Animals."

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JOE BLACK: Why do we have rules?

I was asked an interesting question last week. “Why do we have rules in sports?” It was even suggested as a topic for this space. You can’t say I don’t listen to my readers! Anyway...

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EASY COUPONING: Store loyalty cards make difference on grocery bill

One of the simplest things a shopper can do is have a store loyalty card. Ironically, many do not take advantage of the savings just showing the store loyalty card can bring. You can easily request a store card or update your store loyalty cards with your phone number, mailing address and email address.

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Bits of Stone for June 19, 2016

Even those of us who have experienced it find the past 50 years of change resulting from the electronic age of communication difficult to believe. Can you believe the state-owned log cabin where Sam Houston taught school in 1812 did not have a photograph of him to display? Furthermore, the board had run out of known options of where to find one!

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Moment of unity refreshes spirit

Two Baptist friends and I stepped onto The Appalachian Trail at Clingmans Dome on a Thursday afternoon in April 2012, headed nearly 55 miles away to Max Patch in the midst of a cold rain that was preceded by a hail storm.

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GREAT OUTDOORS: UT set to host Crappie University

Crappie anglers, no matter your level of expertise, learn even more at the Crappie University. It is coming soon to the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and Chattanooga State Community College. In just its second year Crappie U. has grown from three colleges in two states to 15 colleges in 10 states. It is sponsored by Bobby Garland Crappie Baits.

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Sturgill Simpson sets off a musical explosion on the 'SNL' stage

Weekend editor Steve Wildsmith's entertainment column for Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017.

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