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Elizabethton swept by South

Elizabethton swept by South

September 23rd, 2014 10:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The final result of Sullivan South over Elizabethton 3-0 only told part of the story on Tuesday night at Treadway Gym.

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Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

Prayer event leader hopes abortion amendment attracts attention

September 23rd, 2014 10:13 pm by Max Hrenda

Organizers are hoping the backdrop of an amendment regarding the regulation of abortion in Tennessee will increase local participation in an international day of prayer.

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Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

September 23rd, 2014 10:08 pm by John Thompson

For the past 30 years, the eighth-graders from T.A. Dugger Jr. High School have marched along the route some of the Overmountain Men took from Rocky Mount to Sycamore Shoals.

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Jeff Daniels to appear at Knoxville screening for children's charity

Jeff Daniels to appear at Knoxville screening for children's charity

September 23rd, 2014 9:57 pm by Chuck Campbell, Knoxville News Sentinel

Actor Jeff Daniels will walk the red carpet in Knoxville on Nov. 5 at an advance screening of "Dumb and Dumber To," a benefit for Variety The Children's Charity of Eastern Tennessee.

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Tie leaves Big Seven unsettled

Tie leaves Big Seven unsettled

September 23rd, 2014 9:57 pm by Pat Kenney

Undisputed possession of first place in the Big Seven Conference girls soccer standings is still up for grabs.

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Furman wrecks Bucs' home opener

Furman wrecks Bucs' home opener

September 23rd, 2014 9:55 pm by Joe Avento

It wasn't exactly what East Tennessee State volleyball coach Lindsey Devine had in mind when her team finally got to play at home, but it wasn't a complete surprise, either.

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Meronk leads Bucs to win at Inverness

Meronk leads Bucs to win at Inverness

September 23rd, 2014 9:24 pm by Staff Report

Junior Adrian Meronk won his first collegiate event and the East Tennessee State men's golf team held off top-ranked South Florida to win the Inverness Intercollegiate on Tuesday at the Inverness Golf Club.

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Cyclones' Hinkle challenging state's best

Cyclones' Hinkle challenging state's best

September 23rd, 2014 9:23 pm by Douglas Fritz

Getting to the state tournament is quite an accomplishment, and Elizabethton athletic director Mike Wilson said Jamie Hinkle should be proud of her accomplishment.

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Champions crowned at local tracks

Champions crowned at local tracks

September 23rd, 2014 9:22 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kres VanDyke captured both Kingsport Speedway and Tennessee State NASCAR All-American Series championships with his win at Kingsport Speedway last Friday night.

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Former 'Topper Norris to make MLB start

Former 'Topper Norris to make MLB start

September 23rd, 2014 9:19 pm by Staff Report

Former Science Hill player Daniel Norris will get an opportunity to audition for a spot in next season's rotation when he makes his first major-league start Thursday against the Seattle Mariners at Rogers Centre.

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