Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

August 23rd, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Ryan Blaney bested Kyle Busch on a restart with six laps to go and held off a final charge to win Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports High schools
Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

August 23rd, 2014 12:02 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton rolled to a 49-0 mercy-rule whipping of the Trailblazers in the high school football season opener for both teams Friday night at Hale Stadium.

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E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

August 23rd, 2014 12:00 am by Joe Avento

Elizabethton's Max Murphy was voted the Appalachian League's player of the year, while teammate Felix Jorge was chosen the top pitcher and Ray Smith was the manager of the year.

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Benfield's TD gives Cloudland win over Avery County

August 22nd, 2014 11:59 pm by Gene Renfro

The weather could not stop Cloudland Friday night at Avery County as the Highlanders came away with a 6-0 win over their border rival.

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Jones carries Bulldogs to win over Blue Devils

August 22nd, 2014 11:58 pm by Curtis Carden

Hampton rode the strong arm of junior quarterback Coby Jones with three passing touchdowns to a 48-12 victory over Unicoi County in the season opener for both teams Friday night.

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NAACP launches statewide moral movement

NAACP launches statewide moral movement

August 22nd, 2014 9:11 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The NAACP is asking East Tennessee residents to join in a weeklong, statewide rally to address social injustices implemented through government policy "attacks" on civil and human rights.

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ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

August 22nd, 2014 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland quickly changed uniforms Friday at the school's New Student Convocation.

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Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

August 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Brad Hicks

Three seats on the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen and two seats on the town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen will be up for grabs in the November general election, and it looks like each of these posts will be contested.

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House a loss in Elizabethton fire

House a loss in Elizabethton fire

August 22nd, 2014 8:58 pm by John Thompson

A noontime fire destroyed a house at 231 Bishop Hollow Road on Thursday. The house was the residence of Lori Oliver and her family.

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News Local News Elizabethton Election 2014
Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

August 22nd, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

There will be major changes on the next Elizabethton School Board after two incumbents on the five-person board have chosen not to run for re-election.

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