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Good leads Pioneers to win over Dobyns-Bennett

Good leads Pioneers to win over Dobyns-Bennett

December 9th, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dobyns-Bennett was the latest basketball team to be perplexed by junior phenom Patrick Good, who scored 41 points to lead David Crockett to an 80-66 win over the Indians in Tuesday night's showdown for first place in the Big Seven Conference.

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Johnson City asks for equal funds to combat firefighting woes

Johnson City asks for equal funds to combat firefighting woes

December 9th, 2014 10:46 pm by Gary B. Gray

City Manager Pete Peterson has requested Washington County restore to Johnson City a more than $100,000 annual appropriation to the city's fire department -- the only department among nine currently not funded.

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Lady Rangers top Unversity High in shootout

Lady Rangers top Unversity High in shootout

December 9th, 2014 10:44 pm by Ivan Sanders

Umbrellas were needed inside Brooks Gym as three's were raining from both sides. The teams combined for 16 treys as the Unaka girls' basketball team beat University High 56-42 for a Mountain East Conference victory.

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Sullivan South gets league win at Happy Valley

December 9th, 2014 10:43 pm by Gene Renfro

Halftime adjustments were what Sullivan South needed as the Rebels posted a 67-58 Three Rivers Conference victory at Happy Valley on Tuesday.

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Boones Creek students bring science to life

Boones Creek students bring science to life

December 9th, 2014 10:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

It's alive!Science, that is.

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Historic Johnson City depot to be transformed into new brewery

Historic Johnson City depot to be transformed into new brewery

December 9th, 2014 10:24 pm by Nathan Baker

Developers are trying to hold it back, but information about a new downtown project is spilling out like foam from a freshly poured pilsner.

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Few campus sex assaults reported to police

Few campus sex assaults reported to police

December 9th, 2014 10:14 pm by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

Only a fraction of campus sexual assault victims go to police. Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college handle it - or don't report it at all.

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Government: Gas to average $2.60 next year

Government: Gas to average $2.60 next year

December 9th, 2014 10:08 pm by The Associated Press

The Energy Department again slashed its prediction for next year's average price of gasoline across the U.S., this time to $2.60 a gallon. That would be 23 percent below this year's projected average and the lowest full-year average since 2009.

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Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

December 9th, 2014 9:10 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

According to kenpom.com, a popular college basketball statistics website, the Tennessee men's basketball team has played the second most difficult non-conference schedule among SEC teams.

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Ten reasons to remember this Sprint Cup season

Ten reasons to remember this Sprint Cup season

December 9th, 2014 9:07 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The NASCAR Sprint Cup season had its official ending last Friday night with the annual awards banquet. There are 10 reasons, however, why the 2014 season will be one to remember during the offseason.

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