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History, heritage celebrated at ETSU's Native American Festival

History, heritage celebrated at ETSU's Native American Festival - VIDEO

September 27th, 2014 11:09 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University's Quad was filled with members of the Cherokee Nation Saturday, displaying their works of art, performing songs and generally educating guests about their background.

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Scouting ahead: New Boy Scouts learn ropes at weekend campout

Scouting ahead: New Boy Scouts learn ropes at weekend campout

September 27th, 2014 10:59 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

New members of the Sequoyah Council of the Boy Scouts of America got together this weekend for the their first camping experience.

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Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

September 27th, 2014 6:58 pm by AP

Todd Gurley ran for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yarder in the fourth quarter, as No. 12 Georgia bounced back from an early 10-0 deficit and held off gritty Tennessee 35-32 on Saturday.

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State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

September 27th, 2014 1:28 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennessee is asking a federal appeals court to overturn a ruling that TennCare must provide applicants with a fair hearing if it cannot process their requests on time.

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Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

September 27th, 2014 1:25 pm by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

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US-led planes strike fighters attacking Syria town

US-led planes strike fighters attacking Syria town

September 27th, 2014 1:23 pm by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press

U.S.-led coalition warplanes struck Islamic State fighters in Syria attacking a town near the Turkish border for the first time Saturday, as well as positions in the country's east, activists and a Kurdish official said.

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Science Hill takes Brentwood Academy to the wire

Science Hill takes Brentwood Academy to the wire

September 27th, 2014 12:19 am by Trey Williams

Easton Cline made his second interception of the game and slid to the ground around the Brentwood Academy 40-yard line with 13 seconds left, sealing the Eagles' 45-42 victory in a game that featured more than 1,300 yards of offense.

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South shuts out Boone

September 27th, 2014 12:06 am by Zack Vance, NET News Service

The Rebels rushed for 228 yards in a 56-0 non-conference trampling of the Trailblazers in Death Valley that eradicated any questions about the Rebels' ability to run the ball.

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Hunt carries Unaka to win over Hancock

September 27th, 2014 12:02 am by Staff Report

Micah Hunt ran 12 times for 174 yards and three touchdowns as Unaka won its first game of the season, 50-24, over Hancock County on Friday night at Goodard Field.

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Thomas, Cyclones rise to challenge

Thomas, Cyclones rise to challenge

September 26th, 2014 11:41 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton senior Ethan Thomas totaled 378 all-purpose yards and scored five touchdowns to lead the Cyclones to a 49-35 victory over Tennessee High Friday night.

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