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Hilltoppers draw Bradley Central for first round of TSSAA playoffs

Hilltoppers draw Bradley Central for first round of TSSAA playoffs

November 1st, 2014 11:28 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill could meet Dobyns-Bennett again in the TSSAA playoffs. The Hilltoppers face Bradley Central in the first round.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Cold, snow fill final scrimmage of fall for Bucs

Cold, snow fill final scrimmage of fall for Bucs

November 1st, 2014 11:26 pm by Joe Avento

When East Tennessee State's football players woke up Saturday morning and saw snow on the ground, they likely figured their final scrimmage would be one to remember.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Tarter shines in college debut as ETSU tops Milligan

Tarter shines in college debut as ETSU tops Milligan

November 1st, 2014 11:25 pm by Gene Renfro

Science Hill alum and ETSU freshman Tianna Tarter started and scored 16 points as the Lady Bucs defeated Milligan 84-53 in an exhibition on Saturday.

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Lady Vols' DeShields says she always wanted to play at Tennessee

Lady Vols' DeShields says she always wanted to play at Tennessee

November 1st, 2014 11:22 pm by AP

Tennessee guard Diamond DeShields says she played much of her freshman season at North Carolina knowing there was a good chance she'd transfer afterward.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Winless Newman, Kenseth in contention as Chase heads to Texas

Winless Newman, Kenseth in contention as Chase heads to Texas

November 1st, 2014 11:21 pm by AP

Ryan Newman and Matt Kenseth look a bit out of place this late in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship with those zeroes under the column for wins.

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Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough

Years after idea planted, Boone Street Market sprouts in downtown Jonesborough - VIDEO

November 1st, 2014 10:49 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite the influx of wintry weather the region received Friday night and Saturday morning, staffers of Jonesborough's newest grocery store said it didn't deter a "steady stream" of customers throughout the day.

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Early arrival of wintry weather leaves 1000s without power

Early arrival of wintry weather leaves 1000s without power

November 1st, 2014 10:21 pm by Max Hrenda

Although the National Weather Service expects this weekend's wintry weather to end as early as Sunday afternoon, thousands may still be feeling the effects of the lingering wet snow.

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Coaches say alums ready for bright future of ETSU sports

Coaches say alums ready for bright future of ETSU sports

November 1st, 2014 10:13 pm by Max Hrenda

Athletics are often put on display during a school's Homecoming festivities, and East Tennessee State University made sure its alumni got an up-close look at what was to come from Buccaneer sports.

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Polar express mail: Press asking for letters to Santa Claus

Polar express mail: Press asking for letters to Santa Claus

November 1st, 2014 10:05 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City Press is inviting local children to send us their letters to Santa Claus to be featured in a keepsake Last Minute Gift Guide scheduled for publication in mid-December.

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News Regional & National
Amendment 1 brings out stars, grassroots effort

Amendment 1 brings out stars, grassroots effort

November 1st, 2014 10:00 pm by Andy Humbles, The Tennessean

Both sides of Tennessee's Amendment 1 issue were out in force Saturday in Nashville with different approaches to try and reach voters who will go to the polls on Tuesday.

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