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Thousands gather to commemorate Bloody Sunday anniversary

Thousands gather to commemorate Bloody Sunday anniversary

March 7th, 2015 1:33 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

Thousands of people gathered in Selma, Alabama on Saturday morning ahead of a speech by President Barack Obama at the 50th anniversary of a landmark event of the civil rights movement.

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News Regional & National
UTC student dies hiking at Signal Point

UTC student dies hiking at Signal Point

March 7th, 2015 1:26 pm by Yolanda Putman, Chattanooga Times Free Press

It took rescuers hours on Friday to retrieve the body of a 20-year-old student who fell 200 feet to his death while hiking at Signal Point on Signal Mountain.

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Sports ETSU Sports
ETSU women ready for SoCon championship matchup with Chattanooga

ETSU women ready for SoCon championship matchup with Chattanooga

March 7th, 2015 9:29 am by Joe Avento

Freshman point guard Tianna Tarter, the key to ETSU's chances, didn't play the last time these two teams met.

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Sports High schools
Lady Cyclones survive halftime deficit to reach state semis

Lady Cyclones survive halftime deficit to reach state semis

March 6th, 2015 11:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

After a perplexing first half that saw the Lady Cyclones score only seven points, Elizabethton found some of its usual form and eventually battled its way to a 38-34 victory over Martin Westview in the quarterfinals of the state basketball tournament.

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Sports UT Sports
Lady Vols roll past Georgia at SEC tournament

Lady Vols roll past Georgia at SEC tournament

March 6th, 2015 10:46 pm by AP

Bashaara Graves had 13 points and 11 rebounds to help Tennessee reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament semifinals for a 22nd straight season with a 75-41 win over Georgia on Friday night.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Lady Bucs reach SoCon championship

Lady Bucs reach SoCon championship

March 6th, 2015 10:44 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU got double-doubles from three players, Destiny Mitchell, Tianna Tarter and Serena Clark, in a 66-56 win over Mercer in the Southern Conference women's basketball tournament at U.S. Cellular Center.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Confident Bucs ready for Southern Conference tournament

Confident Bucs ready for Southern Conference tournament

March 6th, 2015 10:43 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs take on Western Carolina in Saturday's 2:30 p.m. quarterfinal at U.S. Cellular Arena. The tournament runs through Monday. The champion earns the SoCon's automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Gordon wins Vegas pole for first time in last race at track

Gordon wins Vegas pole for first time in last race at track

March 6th, 2015 10:42 pm by AP

Jeff Gordon, preparing for his final start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, won the pole for Sunday's race - his first career pole at the track.

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