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Science Hill, David Crockett students among 5 to earn Niswonger scholarships

Science Hill, David Crockett students among 5 to earn Niswonger scholarships

January 9th, 2015 9:00 pm by Staff Report

Two local students were among five recipients of a regional scholarship program aimed at encouraging business growth throughout Northeast Tennessee.

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US weighs criminal charges for ex-CIA Director Petraeus

US weighs criminal charges for ex-CIA Director Petraeus

January 9th, 2015 8:50 pm by Associated Press

A U.S. official says the Justice Department is weighing bringing criminal charges against former CIA Director David Petraeus over the handling of classified information.

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Sports ETSU Sports
The whole package: ETSU's Riley can score from anywhere on the court

The whole package: ETSU's Riley can score from anywhere on the court

January 9th, 2015 7:20 pm by Joe Avento

Jalen Riley is the smallest player on the East Tennessee State basketball team, and when each game begins, he's usually not even in the lineup. But for Riley, it really is "not how you start, but how you finish."

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Bucs, Mocs ready to go at it again

Bucs, Mocs ready to go at it again

January 9th, 2015 7:19 pm by Joe Avento

It's been so long, but it still has a nice ring to it: East Tennessee State and UT-Chattanooga will meet in a Southern Conference basketball game today for the first time in almost a decade.

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Johnson City native Hale ready for first trip to Knoxville

Johnson City native Hale ready for first trip to Knoxville

January 9th, 2015 7:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While today's Tennessee game is simply the second Southeastern Conference contest of the season for most of the Alabama basketball team, it's the biggest game of the year to Shannon Hale.

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Massacre in Nigeria: Hundreds of bodies strewn after Islamic extremist attack

Massacre in Nigeria: Hundreds of bodies strewn after Islamic extremist attack

January 9th, 2015 4:27 pm by Associated Press

District head Baba Abba Hassan said most victims are children, women and elderly people who could not run fast enough when insurgents drove into Baga, firing rocket-propelled grenades and assault rifles on town residents.

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Judge seeks details in reviewing fraud claims against Pilot

Judge seeks details in reviewing fraud claims against Pilot

January 9th, 2015 4:16 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

A federal judge said Friday he wants more information about business arrangements between the truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and several trucking companies that claim they were cheated by the

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Today's Buzz: No need to surf, here's what's trending

Today's Buzz: No need to surf, here's what's trending

January 9th, 2015 3:41 pm by Johnson City Press

Miss something? Never fear, The Buzz is here to keep you updated on local news and sports. Check out these trending stories.

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Murder trial of ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez begins with jury selection

Murder trial of ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez begins with jury selection

January 9th, 2015 3:20 pm by MICHELLE R. SMITH, Associated Press

Hernandez, 25, is charged with killing Odin Lloyd, a 27-year-old semiprofessional football player from Boston who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancee.

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Suspended players, alleged rape victim not enrolled at UT  this semester

Suspended players, alleged rape victim not enrolled at UT this semester

January 9th, 2015 1:48 pm by Associated Press

A University of Tennessee spokeswoman says two suspended football players and the alleged victim of an off-campus rape are not enrolled at the school this semester.

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