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Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

February 20th, 2015 7:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

College football at a NASCAR track? Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at the Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, and the most accomplished football player in Virginia Tech history loves the idea behind the Battle at Bristol.

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Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

February 20th, 2015 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, said the positives of the Buffalo Bills going to the Super Bowl for four straight years far outweigh the disappointment of four losses.

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Goss rejoins Torbush on ETSU staff

Goss rejoins Torbush on ETSU staff

February 20th, 2015 7:28 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State football coach Carl Torbush went back to his North Carolina days for the latest addition to his staff, hiring Antonio Goss, who played for him at UNC.

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Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

Marcus Gergish sentenced to 21 years after homicide, robbery convictions

February 20th, 2015 5:59 pm by Becky Campbell

A jury found Marcus Gergish, 36, guilty of criminally negligent homicide and two counts of attempted aggravated robbery, charges that stemmed from the April 3, 2013 shooting that left 47-year-old Timothy Peregoy Sr. dead.

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Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger

Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger - VIDEO

February 20th, 2015 2:06 pm by Douglas Fritz

NFL great speaks at annual event.

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Photos Reader Photos

Snow in Chuckey

February 20th, 2015 11:58 am by Wane Jackson

Just some pics from one of the most beautiful places on earth

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Washington County economic group gasses up for road study

Washington County economic group gasses up for road study

February 20th, 2015 11:55 am by Nathan Baker

Local leaders are now on the road to knowing how a planned corridor connecting State of Franklin Road to the Boones Creek area will impact the economy.

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Governor says Tennessee hates unions, so come to Kentucky

Governor says Tennessee hates unions, so come to Kentucky

February 20th, 2015 11:53 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The Democrat is touting Kentucky's neutrality on labor matters as "a positive sales point," particularly in contrast to the turmoil in Tennessee.

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Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

Armed man triggers alarm, arrest at Blountville vehicle tag office

February 20th, 2015 11:35 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The SCSO reported that the man reached for a loaded gun in his waistband when approached by a responding officer.

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Columns Yesteryear Downtown JC
Bob Cox

Yesteryear: Johnson City underwent needed improvements in 1904

February 20th, 2015 11:27 am by Bob Cox

This was four years before the downtown streets were paved. "How pretty the town looks," it said, "in its robe of green trimmed with roses and other flowers."

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