City oks court costs increase, promotes 3 firefighters City oks court costs increase, promotes 3 firefighters

Humboldt city board members voted October 13 to increase city court costs after many years of having no increase.
The board also promoted three firefighters to lieutenants during the meeting.

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Gibson alderman praises rescue squad
Gibson alderman praises rescue squad

Alderman Clyde Frye added a public thank you to the agenda of the Gibson Mayor and Board meeting last week

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Humboldt Fire Department hosts informational event downtown
Humboldt Fire Department hosts informational event downtown
Justin Nelson and Alexis Nelson found Smokey Bear in downtown Humboldt Saturday amid all the fire and emergency vehicles and personnel on hand for the Humboldt Fire Department Fire Prevention Day.
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No bond for woman with Molotov cocktail
No bond for woman with Molotov cocktail
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Patterson of Jackson sought by Humboldt PD
Patterson of Jackson sought by Humboldt PD
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Registration open for 2014 Holiday Angel Tree program

Sponsors needed, deadline set for 3rd annual event

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#1 ranked Union City Tornadoes blow past Humboldt 49-0
#1 ranked Union City Tornadoes blow past Humboldt 49-0
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Brooks, White to wed Nov. 1
Brooks, White to wed Nov. 1
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NSDAR enjoys genealogy program
NSDAR enjoys genealogy program
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Walters is Business Woman of the Month
Walters is Business Woman of the Month
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Youth Literacy grant awarded library
Youth Literacy grant awarded library
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Frances Barnwell
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Eleanor E. Burke
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Monte Dean Church

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Marvin Lee Morris
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Ruth Ernestine Walters
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A Word for the Lonely
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Church Notes
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New Teacher Spotlight - Melissa Thompson
New Teacher Spotlight - Melissa Thompson
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Unsung Hero and Rising Star awards
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Boots on the ground: a moral basis

If a single word were to be used to describe terrorist acts, it would be "evil". Defining terrorism and discussing its relationship to morality may lead to less heat and more light on the subject. Most current uses of the term terrorism assume that audiences know what the word means; likely they do not. Consider the following definition: Terrorist acts surprise and shock people with the threat of brutalizing violence or sudden death which, in turn, create extreme fear, feelings of desperation, acute anxiety, and panic--all elements of a most disturbing psychological condition.

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Fincher calls for travel restrictions, border awareness
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Oh my! Aunt Sadie has this yard sign

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The Jackson Purchase

We just passed the 196th anniversary of an extremely important event in Tennessee history, indeed, perhaps the most important event in West Tennessee history, but virtually no one took notice of it. It was the anniversary of the 'purchase' of West Tennessee from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818.

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