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NCAA funding rule stalls ETSU/Science Hill stadium deal

NCAA funding rule stalls ETSU/Science Hill stadium deal

March 20th, 2015 9:15 am by Gary B. Gray

The university plans to play its 2015 football season on the Science Hill High School campus in exchange for about $26,600. Johnson City would provide concessions on game days and retain all revenues from this source.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Lady Bucs shut down by Wolfpack

Lady Bucs shut down by Wolfpack

March 19th, 2015 10:50 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Winning the rebounding battle, normally the strength of ETSU, and holding the Lady Bucs' two leading scorers to just six points, the Wolfpack took a 73-58 victory in the opening round of the Women's NIT at Brooks Gym.

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Sports High schools
Soggy 'Toppers best Cyclones, 4-1

Soggy 'Toppers best Cyclones, 4-1

March 19th, 2015 10:49 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

After seeing the Cyclones take a lead at the 15:21 mark of the first half, the Hilltoppers finally found their footing on the wet turf of Spurrier Field to rebound for a 4-1 win at Kermit Tipton Stadium.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Allison continues family tradition at Kingsport Speedway

Allison continues family tradition at Kingsport Speedway

March 19th, 2015 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Robbie Allison will be carrying on the family legacy at Kingsport Speedway this season with a NASCAR Hall of Famer in his corner.

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Update: 2 children found in house with meth lab discovered in Unicoi, sheriff says

Update: 2 children found in house with meth lab discovered in Unicoi, sheriff says

March 19th, 2015 9:44 pm by Staff Report

A Unicoi County couple was arrested earlier this week after officials with the county Sheriff's Department found a methamphetamine lab inside their residence, Sheriff Mike Hensley said in a release issued Thursday.

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Historic Barnes School to be demolished -PHOTOS

Historic Barnes School to be demolished -PHOTOS

March 19th, 2015 6:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

In 1939 the school was moved into a new building constructed on Dalewood Drive, and the old building was sold to John McFall, who donated it to a church.

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Local News Education
Johnson City Board of Education works on efficiencies for budget talks

Johnson City Board of Education works on efficiencies for budget talks

March 19th, 2015 6:31 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City Board of Education member John F. Hunter II opened up a presentation to Johnson City Commissioners with a quote from City Manager Pete Peterson after last year's budget negotiations.

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Police: Stranger lures pregnant woman, cuts out her baby

Police: Stranger lures pregnant woman, cuts out her baby

March 19th, 2015 12:20 pm by Associated Press

A woman advertising baby clothes on Craigslist lured a pregnant stranger to her Colorado home and then stabbed her in the belly and took out her unborn child, police say.

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Crime Off the Wall News
Cruiser caper: Kingsport police look for replica stolen from cop's son

Cruiser caper: Kingsport police look for replica stolen from cop's son

March 19th, 2015 11:52 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Car 54, where are you?

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Tennessee fugitive wanted on child sex charges arrested in Florida

Tennessee fugitive wanted on child sex charges arrested in Florida

March 19th, 2015 11:02 am by Staff Report

Edward William Tarras Jr. had been on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top 10 Most Wanted list since Aug. 19, four days after he cut off his tracking bracelet and fled the state.

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