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Lady Devils maintain Three Rivers lead

Lady Devils maintain Three Rivers lead

April 16th, 2015 10:10 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County improved to 8-0 in the Three Rivers Conference softball, and 23-2 overall, with an 11-1 five-inning victory over Happy Valley.

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Knack hurls 'Toppers past Hardin Valley

Knack hurls 'Toppers past Hardin Valley

April 16th, 2015 10:07 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

A missed opportunity followed by a two-out, run-scoring hit plus solid pitching sent Science Hill to a 4-1 win over Hardin Valley on Thursday as a part of the Tribe Classic at Cardinal Park.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Blaney recalls August's surprising win

Blaney recalls August's surprising win

April 16th, 2015 9:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Heading into the final restart at the Food City 300 at BMS last August, it was a foregone conclusion to many that Kyle Busch would win the race. But his strategy backfired, letting Ryan Blaney had take his beat-up No. 22 Ford to victory lane at a place al

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Junior draws inspiration from Bristol legends

Junior draws inspiration from Bristol legends

April 16th, 2015 9:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While his famous father always serves as an inspiration, it's another nine-time Bristol Motor Speedway winner from whom Dale Earnhardt Jr. draws some inspiration for this weekend's Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Big dreams: Small driver aims at next step

Big dreams: Small driver aims at next step

April 16th, 2015 9:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Rico Abreu, a 23-year-old California driver who stands just 4-foot-4 and weighs 95 pounds, will compete in Saturday's PittLite 125 at BMS.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Goldberg set for BMS appearance

Goldberg set for BMS appearance

April 16th, 2015 9:45 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bill Goldberg, who played four seasons in the NFL and had a memorable stint at WCW, will do driver introductions this Sunday for the Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes at BMS.

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News Photos Local News Business & Technology

You're going to need a bigger tank - PHOTOS

April 16th, 2015 4:38 pm by Tony Casey

Yee-Haw Brewing Co. was having a large holding tank installed at their downtown Johnson City location Thursday morning.

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News Local News Education ETSU
ETSU reduces fraternity's suspension from 5 years to 4

ETSU reduces fraternity's suspension from 5 years to 4

April 16th, 2015 3:59 pm by Sam Watson

A judicial board found Lambda Chi Alpha guilty of hazing and other violations in March.

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News Regional & National
Update: Senate votes to send Bible bill back to committee, killing for year

Update: Senate votes to send Bible bill back to committee, killing for year

April 16th, 2015 2:48 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The bill has divided Republicans in conservative Tennessee. Some say the Bible is far too sacred to be deemed an "official state book." Conversely, others believe it's an integral part of the state's history.

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Crime
Kingsport man charged with attempted murder, gloated about 'thrill' of slicing man's neck, report says

Kingsport man charged with attempted murder, gloated about 'thrill' of slicing man's neck, report says

April 16th, 2015 2:06 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

"Yeah, I cut the (expletive) - it was a thrill" - Ronnie Johnson.

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