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'Toppers miss shot; Pioneers share crown

'Toppers miss shot; Pioneers share crown

April 28th, 2015 10:34 pm by Dave Ongie, Press Staff Writer

Science Hill's softball team had a chance to win the Big 7 Conference title on Tuesday night, but losing to D-B, David Crockett claimed a share of the crown with a win over Volunteer.

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Cyclones blank University High

Cyclones blank University High

April 28th, 2015 10:32 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Elizabethton took an important 5-0 win over University High on Tuesday to set up a showdown with Sullivan South on Thursday for the one-seed in the upcoming tournament.

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Spring sports switches gears for districts

April 28th, 2015 10:31 pm by Douglas Fritz

After a quick sprint through the regular season, spring sports teams are ready to embark on a journey they hope will reach The Boro.

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Could a Tennessean be a winner at Indy this time?

Could a Tennessean be a winner at Indy this time?

April 28th, 2015 10:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The answer is yes based on this past weekend's results as well as recent history.

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Impressive lineup set for ETSU clinic

Impressive lineup set for ETSU clinic

April 28th, 2015 10:29 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State University will put on a strength and conditioning clinic on Saturday, and the lineup of speakers and demonstrators is an impressive one.

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New stage in Covered Bridge Park nearing completion

New stage in Covered Bridge Park nearing completion

April 28th, 2015 10:02 pm by John Thompson

Motorists driving by the Covered Bridge Park in downtown Elizabethton can see a lot of activity as workers are busy getting a new stage ready for its premiere performance on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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Town of Erwin enters ambulance service agreement

Town of Erwin enters ambulance service agreement

April 28th, 2015 10:00 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Erwin Board of Mayor and Alderman has approved an inter-local agreement binding the town to Unicoi County's new four-year contract with MedicOne ambulance service.

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International Storytelling Center grows region's economy

International Storytelling Center grows region's economy

April 28th, 2015 9:57 pm by Jessica Fuller

Tennessee's oldest town has worked to preserve one of the world's oldest art forms for more than 40 years.

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County backs school system's liquor sales suit

County backs school system's liquor sales suit

April 28th, 2015 9:54 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County will file a petition to intervene in litigation brought by the county's Board of Education against Johnson City in an effort to collect $3.4 million from liquor sales through the 2013 fiscal year.

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County votes to reduce commission size, increase districts

County votes to reduce commission size, increase districts

April 28th, 2015 9:52 pm by Gary B. Gray

Washington County commissioners on Monday approved a resolution to reduce their number from 25 to 15 and increase the number of districts from 10 to 15, which would place one commissioner in each district.

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