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Bristol Motor Speedway still toughest venue on the circuit

Bristol Motor Speedway still toughest venue on the circuit

August 24th, 2014 7:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With speeds now in excess of 130 mph around a half-mile oval, the g-forces are higher than they've ever been.

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Reader photo: End of the rainbow

August 24th, 2014 3:43 pm by Jane Jones

Jane Jones submitted this photo of Daniel Boone's drum major before Friday night's football game.

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Appalachian Fair winds down with demolition derby, more

Appalachian Fair winds down with demolition derby, more

August 24th, 2014 3:35 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

As the sun went down Saturday, the fair began to fill up with locals eager to enjoy the classic summer attractions brought out every year at the fair.

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Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

Organizers: Tweetsie Trail came together after years of cooperation and patience

August 24th, 2014 7:46 am by Tony Casey

All it takes is a good idea and cooperation.

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New brew in town: Local beermaker hopes to have success on tap

New brew in town: Local beermaker hopes to have success on tap

August 24th, 2014 7:43 am by Nathan Baker

New things are brewing in downtown Johnson City now that a new beer maker has been given the last thumbs up needed to sell his wares.

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Tweetsie pro-horse petition circulating online

Tweetsie pro-horse petition circulating online

August 24th, 2014 7:38 am by Tony Casey

Timothy Hopson, of Kingsport, said he wishes Johnson City organizers of the Tweetsie Trail would be more horse-friendly with its rules.

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Proto Club program powers up young set with trade skills

Proto Club program powers up young set with trade skills

August 24th, 2014 7:36 am by Tony Casey

The Proto Club of Johnson City, in conjunction with the scholarships it already gives to worthy recipients in the community, has recently graduated the first of what they believe to be many future classes of tradesmen and women.

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ETSU arts center fundraising drive two-thirds to goal

ETSU arts center fundraising drive two-thirds to goal

August 24th, 2014 7:32 am by Nathan Baker

With an anonymous donation of $100,000 made last week, the fundraising drive to help build a fine and performing arts center at East Tennessee State University is now nearly two-thirds to its initial goal.

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Logano gets first win in Bristol

Logano gets first win in Bristol

August 23rd, 2014 11:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Joey Logano dove to the inside of Matt Kenseth to take the lead with 45 laps to go and then held off his Penske Racing teammate Brad Keselowski on the final lap for his third win of the season and the sixth of his career.

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Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

Junior eliminated at BMS in leaders' tangle

August 23rd, 2014 11:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dale Earnhardt Jr. was eliminated from contention at Saturday's IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway in an accident not of his own making.

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