Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Sutton steps up to lift 'Toppers past Falcons

Sutton steps up to lift 'Toppers past Falcons

October 17th, 2014 11:53 pm by Trey Williams

Trey Sutton carried five times for 70 yards and two touchdowns and had five tackles for loss while helping Science Hill bolt to a 42-0 halftime lead in a 56-0 victory against Volunteer at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Warriors down rival Devils for first win

Warriors down rival Devils for first win

October 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Senior running back Phillip Garland, freshman quarterback Brayden Sams and the rest of the Happy Valley Warriors had the breakout game they've been looking for all season Friday night.

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Sports High schools
Cyclones shut down 'Horns in Three Rivers showdown

Cyclones shut down 'Horns in Three Rivers showdown

October 17th, 2014 11:23 pm by Douglas Fritz

Offensive consistency has been Elizabethton's calling card all season, and Friday night the defense showed signs of catching up. In a 42-13 victory over Johnson County, the Cyclones gave up some yardage but also made some good stops at key times.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Short sets scoring mark in ETSU's record 13th win of season

Short sets scoring mark in ETSU's record 13th win of season

October 17th, 2014 10:27 pm by Joe Avento

It was a night of records for the East Tennessee State women's soccer team. Hannah Short scored three times and shattered the Bucs' mark for goals in a season as ETSU beat VMI, 7-0, Friday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium.

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Crime Local News Elizabethton
In Sessions: Judge says heavy docket to keep court open on election, Veterans days

In Sessions: Judge says heavy docket to keep court open on election, Veterans days

October 17th, 2014 9:38 pm by John Thompson

Courthouses are usually closed on holidays, but the Carter County Sessions Court will hold court on election day, Nov. 4, and Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

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Wellmont leaders look to leave limelight to mull merger options

Wellmont leaders look to leave limelight to mull merger options

October 17th, 2014 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

As Wellmont Health System's merger search inches toward its conclusion, leaders plan to retreat into the board room to deliberate over the remaining candidates.

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News Local News Business & Technology Erwin
ETSU prof: Unicoi, region not yet recovered from Great Recession

ETSU prof: Unicoi, region not yet recovered from Great Recession

October 17th, 2014 9:08 pm by Brad Hicks

Members of the Joint Economic Development Board of Unicoi County now have a little more insight into the state of the economy in the county.

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News Local News Local Entertainment Jonesborough
Silent film screening offers golden opportunity for local theater-goers

Silent film screening offers golden opportunity for local theater-goers

October 17th, 2014 8:57 pm by Max Hrenda

This weekend, Tri-Cities residents will have a chance to view some of the country's oldest movies in Tennessee's oldest town.

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News Regional & National
Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing

Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing

October 17th, 2014 8:39 pm by DEREK KINNER, Associated Press

A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kenseth regrets nothing in scuffle with Keselowski

Kenseth regrets nothing in scuffle with Keselowski

October 17th, 2014 6:48 pm by AP

Matt Kenseth would not change anything about his actions in a post-race scuffle with Brad Keselowski at Charlotte, where tempers flared as several drivers slipped to the edge of elimination in NASCAR's championship race.

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