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Elementary principal in McMinnville insists military haircut is 'mohawk,' forces 2nd haircut on child

Elementary principal in McMinnville insists military haircut is 'mohawk,' forces 2nd haircut on child

March 28th, 2015 1:23 pm by Will Healey, Times Free Press

Seven-year-old Adam Stinnett went to school March 9 with a spiffy new "high and tight" haircut in honor of his stepbrother, an active member of the U.S. Army.

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Wiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contenders

Wiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contenders

March 28th, 2015 1:17 pm by NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press

Thanks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it's becoming even clearer that immigration is the banana peel of 2016 Republican presidential politics.Just ask Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.

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Rally slated over Indiana law some say allows discrimination

Rally slated over Indiana law some say allows discrimination

March 28th, 2015 1:13 pm by RICK CALLAHAN, Associated Press

Organizers expect a large turnout Saturday afternoon at a rally against Indiana's newest law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Ezell gets extension from ETSU

Ezell gets extension from ETSU

March 27th, 2015 11:19 pm by Joe Avento

Brittney Ezell's second year as the women's basketball coach at East Tennessee State University was so successful, the school has locked her up for the next four years.

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UNCG deals Bucs sixth straight loss

UNCG deals Bucs sixth straight loss

March 27th, 2015 11:19 pm by Joe Avento

Ryan Clark shut out East Tennessee State for six innings and his teammates hit three home runs, lifting UNC Greensboro to an 8-6 victory over the Bucs in a Southern Conference baseball game Friday night at Thomas Stadium.

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Sports Milligan Sports
Milligan's rally against Point comes up short

Milligan's rally against Point comes up short

March 27th, 2015 11:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Buffs rallied with two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and had a runner on third and the tying run on deck in a 5-2 loss to Point University on Friday night at Anglin Field.

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Sports High schools
Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

Unaka drops opener in ET Classic

March 27th, 2015 11:17 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Unaka found the going tough against a very stout Boiling Springs, S.C. team as McKenna Quinn struck out the first nine Lady Ranger batters she faced on her way to a five-inning, 12-strikeout no hitter to kick things off in a 10-0 shutout.

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Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

Elizabethton's Vines goes with smaller option

March 27th, 2015 11:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton tennis standout Danielle Vines is in the middle of her junior season, but has already made her college choice. And despite being ranked No. 44 in the nation and listed as a five-star recruit, Vine's future lies in Greenville, S.C.

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Class A/AA teams exude optimism

March 27th, 2015 11:14 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tennis season is in full swing as area teams try to get in a regular season rhythm. Here's a look at some of the highlights for area Class A-AA teams:

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to start 27th

Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to start 27th

March 27th, 2015 11:05 pm by AP

Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th.

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