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Sue Guinn Legg

Food Lion stores campaigning against hunger

March 5th, 2015 9:01 am by Sue Guinn Legg

At a time when cash and food donations to the local food bank and nonprofit pantries across the region are lagging, area Food Lion stores are inviting their customers to help provide "Groceries for Good".

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Erwin Bojangles opening today

Erwin Bojangles opening today

March 5th, 2015 8:57 am by Brad Hicks

Erwin residents hankering for some of Bojangles' "Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits" won't have to travel far.

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Sports High schools
Lady Cyclones put on hold for a day

Lady Cyclones put on hold for a day

March 5th, 2015 8:33 am by Douglas Fritz

The TSSAA announced early Thursday morning that all girls state touranment games were postponed because of road conditions.

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Vols beat LSU to snap five-game skid

Vols beat LSU to snap five-game skid

March 4th, 2015 10:25 pm by AP

Josh Richardson and Armani Moore combined for 39 points as Tennessee ended a five-game losing streak with a 78-63 victory over LSU on Wednesday night.

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Downs hired to coach ETSU running backs

Downs hired to coach ETSU running backs

March 4th, 2015 10:23 pm by Joe Avento

Gary Downs, a former running back at North Carolina State, has been hired to coach running back for East Tennessee State's football team, the school announced on Wednesday.

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Relaxed Ezell, Lady Bucs open SoCon tourney

Relaxed Ezell, Lady Bucs open SoCon tourney

March 4th, 2015 10:22 pm by Joe Avento

Brittney Ezell's East Tennessee State team takes on Western Carolina in a 4:30 p.m. quarterfinal matchup of the Southern Conference tournament, and the Bucs coach says she wants her team to enjoy the experience and let the results speak for themselves.

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Lady Cyclones begin title defense against familiar foe

Lady Cyclones begin title defense against familiar foe

March 4th, 2015 10:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton and Westview meet in the girls Class AA state basketball tournament for the third straight year, and the fourth time in seven years, in today's quarterfinal contest at Murphy Center. Tipoff is set for 4:45 p.m. (EST).

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Updated with PHOTO GALLERY: Changing Lives From the Bottom Up, The River celebrates diaper ministry's  2nd year

Updated with PHOTO GALLERY: Changing Lives From the Bottom Up, The River celebrates diaper ministry's 2nd year

March 4th, 2015 9:59 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

"Changing Lives from the Bottom Up," the diaper subsidy program at The River laundry and resource center for women, marked its two year anniversary in February.

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TVA: Safety superseded other concerns in decision to draw down Boone Lake

TVA: Safety superseded other concerns in decision to draw down Boone Lake

March 4th, 2015 9:50 pm by Nathan Baker

The Tennessee Valley Authority knows a sustained drawdown of the Boone Reservoir means hardships for residents and businesses over the course of the next year or longer, spokesman Travis Brickey said Wednesday.

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Downtown parking to take priority when Johnson City Commission convenes

Downtown parking to take priority when Johnson City Commission convenes

March 4th, 2015 9:31 pm by Gary B. Gray

A more vibrant and active downtown is a good problem to have if infrastructure is in place to accommodate it, and that's the focus of a detailed study conducted by Development Services in January which the City Commission will discuss tonight.

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