Johnson City Press Wednesday, April 1, 2015
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Milligan's rally against Point comes up short

Milligan's rally against Point comes up short

March 27th, 2015 11:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Buffs rallied with two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and had a runner on third and the tying run on deck in a 5-2 loss to Point University on Friday night at Anglin Field.

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Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

March 27th, 2015 11:17 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Unaka found the going tough against a very stout Boiling Springs, S.C. team as McKenna Quinn struck out the first nine Lady Ranger batters she faced on her way to a five-inning, 12-strikeout no hitter to kick things off in a 10-0 shutout.

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Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

March 27th, 2015 11:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton tennis standout Danielle Vines is in the middle of her junior season, but has already made her college choice. And despite being ranked No. 44 in the nation and listed as a five-star recruit, Vine's future lies in Greenville, S.C.

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Class A/AA teams exude optimism

March 27th, 2015 11:14 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tennis season is in full swing as area teams try to get in a regular season rhythm. Here's a look at some of the highlights for area Class A-AA teams:

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to start 27th

Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to start 27th

March 27th, 2015 11:05 pm by AP

Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th.

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Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce members discusses Insure Tennesee, DUI legislation over breakfast

Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce members discusses Insure Tennesee, DUI legislation over breakfast

March 27th, 2015 9:58 pm by Brad Hicks

The status of the Insure Tennessee program, proposed DUI-related legislation and a bill to make the financial aid process simpler for prospective students were among the topics discussed during Friday morning's Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce Legislativ

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9 candidates seek superintendent position for Unicoi County schools

9 candidates seek superintendent position for Unicoi County schools

March 27th, 2015 9:54 pm by Brad Hicks

The applications are in, and a total of nine candidates are vying to become the next superintendent of the Unicoi County Schools system.

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JC home insurance lowest in state, according to study

JC home insurance lowest in state, according to study

March 27th, 2015 9:50 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City has the lowest home insurance rates in Tennessee, with the five least-expensive rates found in East Tennessee, according to a recent study.

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Davy Crockett State Historic Park sets goals for wild frontier

Davy Crockett State Historic Park sets goals for wild frontier

March 27th, 2015 9:47 pm by Jessica Fuller

Park or historic site?How about both?

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ETSU's Roan Scholars seek leaders with sound minds and sound bodies

ETSU's Roan Scholars seek leaders with sound minds and sound bodies

March 27th, 2015 9:38 pm by Tony Casey

Of all the outstanding qualities common in East Tennessee State University's Roan Scholars Leadership Program, what characteristic carries more value than all the rest for the organization's steering committee?The ability to lead.

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